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A Busy Weekend!

Me and Jeff Christie on stage in Dresden.

I’ve been all over the place this weekend – starting with a visit to The Bay Radio Studios in Javea on Friday to record an interview for that evening’s Sunset Strip with Noelle, and then leaving Miki’s parents apartment in Benidorm at 4.30 am to catch a flight from Alicante to Benidorm to connect with my flight to Berlin. There, I was driven two and a half hours south to Dresden, where I had time to say hi to a few fellow musicians- Graham Oliver from T Rex, Bill Hurd from The Rubettes, and Eric Faulkner from the Bay City Rollers etc, before grabbing a quick shower and then heading off to the gig, where I was performing with Christie.

Signing my Blue Odyssey CD for Rainer Frank backstage

After the show, I was really feeling ill, the lack of sleep and dehyrdation catching up with me. I went straight to bed, and left the hotel at 3.30am with the guys from Dozy, Beaky Mick and Tich. They were dropped at Berlin Tegel, and I at Berlin Schoenenfeld airport, where I awaited my 8.30am flight to London Gatwick.

Fos, Jeff and Kev

Landing around 10am, I took the train up to Croydon, where BC Sweet guitarist Mike picked me up, and we headed across country to Brean Sands, ready to appear later that night with a number of bands including The Boomtown Rats at the Yesterday Once More 70’s festival.

I managed to grab a couple of hours sleep in the afternoon, and we hit the stage after the Rats at 11.30pm. Amazingly, given my constant state of exhaustion, both the Christie and BC Sweet gigs were great, and I was reminded why I do this job. I just love it.

I flew home from Birmingham the following afternoon, ready to recharge my batteries for the Estonia tour with Christie, which begins next Sunday when I head to the UK for rehearsals.

Kev Moore

November 8, 2011 - Posted by | BC Sweet, Blue Odyssey CD, Music, Recording, Rock, Writing | , , , , ,


  1. I dunno how you do it Kev.Makes me feel tired just looking at your recent and upcoming schedules.I’m flying out of Marrakesh tomorrow and then to Fuerteventura for 5 nights via a night in Madrid ,but mine is all for pleasure and lazing around realy.Estonia should be good.I know one or two people from there and they are quite proud of their homeland.Last leg of my small leisure ‘tour’ is Krakow in Poland which I have heard so much about and realy looking forward to seeing. Good luck on the Christie and BC Sweet upcoming gigs,and as you say,you are doing it all ‘cos you love it…………………………..Tony

    Comment by Tony Fowler | November 8, 2011

  2. Tony, I dunno how I do it either sometimes! Thanks for the good wishes, and enjoy your trip!

    Comment by kevmoore | November 11, 2011

  3. Hi Kev ,
    thanks for the fantastic,supershow in Dresden .The German Fans enjoyed very much .Hope you are feeling better after your illness .Good luck for the shows in Estonia Hope to see you and the band in 2012.

    Comment by Rainer | November 11, 2011

  4. Thanks Rainer – I’m much better thanks! We enjoyed the show very much – a great crowd as always and thanks for your support.

    Comment by kevmoore | November 11, 2011

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