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Anybody remember this? The Harpbreakers and Switchdoctor in "Battle of the Harps" at Romiley Forum on Saturday 29th April 1989. I recall that Switchdoctor went on first and played an absolutely blinding set which was met with a rather lukewarm response from the crowd. We (The Harpbreakers) then walked onstage to rapturous applause and turned in a dismal set. Very humiliating. I thought I looked quite dandy in my navy trilby, but after leaving the stage a member of the audience came up to me and said "Don't ever wear that hat again."
Artefact added : 2nd November 2014
by guitardunc
Abigail Says –
Aw...great story!
COMMENT ADDED 3rd November 2014
Ian Slater Says –
Did you wear it again?
COMMENT ADDED 4th November 2014
guitardunc Says –
No. The guy was right. I looked like a dick.
COMMENT ADDED 5th November 2014
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