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  • My Life Story Reunion Gig

    8 Oct 2006, 08:49 by rhythm_isa_mre

    Just got back buzzing from the My Life Story reunion gig at the Mean Fiddler in London. It was the first time I have managed to see them and they were amazing!

    They were supported by the Bikini Beach Band who were somewhat of a mystery to me before the gig and even moreso now. They are an instrumental act, guitars and drums reminiscent of classic bands such as The Shadows or The Ventures but in modern times sound extremely corny and cheesy! They did however play one of my favourite Pulp songs, Babies as an instrumental whilst me and my friend sang along as you have to! They also had a guy and a girl in hawayan-style dress (think grass skirts) and I must say the girl in particular was very luvvly! The ladies in the audience seemed to be questionning whether the guy was actually wearing anything under the grass skirt and I overheard several claiming that they had seen proof that he was not suddenly come to light!

    After what seemed like a very long wait…