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Old 7th October 2019, 16:36
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Originally Posted by Mad Landsman View Post
The original for 'Animal'!

The words Rest and Peace, somehow do not seem to apply.
In actual fact "Animal" was based on an earlier Swing Band Drummer Ronnie Verrell. Played for Ted Heath and Syd Lawrence.
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