Mit einer Neat-Biographie. Und Musik.
A Christmas Special with The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing.
What can I say? One of the comments on YouTube so aptly describes the gig: “Fantastic, a whole hour and a half of drug-fueled chaos to sift through, thank you.”.
Enough said. Except that I can’t imagine gigs like this happening in 2013 or 2014, which is quite sad really. These days it’s all Lady Gaga, me thinks. Groan.
While this most extraordinary SciFi model shop on Lavender Hill in London has unfortunately closed down, you can still walk through the shop with the help of Google Street View, hopefully preserved for eternity. What an amazing place this was.
The website is dead too, but apparently Comet’s proprietor Tony James is setting up a new virtual business under the name of Timeless Hobbies.
Last but not least here’s my Flickr set of the cramped inside of the shop.
Here’s Comet Miniatures Last Day, via YouTube:
Lou Reed demonstrating the Sweet Jane riff.