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Yarmouth maestro among musical portraits

PUBLISHED: 11:12 10 May 2010 | UPDATED: 17:43 30 June 2010

Look snappy pop pickers. To mark the 50th anniversary of the onset of the Sixties, musical portraits from that swinging decade are now on show in Norwich.

Look snappy pop pickers. To mark the 50th anniversary of the onset of the Sixties, musical portraits from that swinging decade are now on show in Norwich.

Beatles to Bowie: The 60s Exposed is at the Castle Museum and Art Gallery until September 5.

From the Fab Four to the one and only Mr Bowie - though seen here sporting Dusty Springfield's beehive - the tuneful bill features The Kinks, Pink Floyd, Sandie Shaw, Lulu, Cilla Black and Yarmouth's very own Peter Jay (now maestro of the Hippodrome).

With many of these old rockers still rolling, Gerry and the Pacemakers might have a whole new meaning today…


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