Saturday 21 July 2007: pictures by François Courvoisier
Saturday afternoon, 21 July 2007: the Palers' Party onstage at St
John's Smith Square. Antonio Costa Barbé
Chassman (drums); George Lovell and Al 'One-Eye' Edelist singing the Final Thrust; Benny Tworek on the Hammond.
Backing vocalists are at the back; additional percussionists (Andrè and Poul) behind the Monocular One.
One-Eye seems to have the blues most all of the time, with Gary
Shepard (piano), Poul Achton (drums)
Dave Ball (guitar), Bjørn Jensen (bass) and Don Milione (Hammond)
Broken Barricades with Peter Clare on
piano, Antonio singing, Alberto Gallarini on guitar,
Tito Davila on drums, Bjørn Jensen on bass, and Jeremy Gilien on Hammond
Gary Brooker and Guests were due on stage in
the evening. The support band was
The Palers' Project, here playing
Roland's arrangement of Butterfly Boys: Roland (piano), 'Doc' Wallace (vocal); Geoff Whitehorn (guitar);
Antonio Costa Barbé (harmony); Gary Shepard (bass); Ian Hockley (harmony)
The main attraction, Gary Brooker and Guests: Brooker, Renwick, Whitehorn, Bronze, Pegg, Mead
Lovely shot of Gary Brooker and Dave Ball
The end of the evening: Roland and Jens introduce Gary Brooker and Keith Reid,
whose rarer songs were the focus of the foregoing concert
Keith holds his blue plaque – presented by BtP on fans' behalf to
commemorate 'Unique Entertainment'
over forty years – in its box; Gary his in his hand as he addresses the crowd