Good golly, Miss Molly.

The passing of the legendary Little Richard has got Rob Draper thinking.

The recent death of the never understated “Little Richard” made your correspondent wonder if he had ever played Bath? 

Turns out he did in 1964, at “The Pav”. A little before the time of the now ubiquitous cameraphone so difficult to track down any live footageif any exists at all… 

Whether the global might of ‘Bath Newseum’ might succeed I don’t know… Get on your dancing shoes, this is the sort of thing you missed! 

Anyone remember? Or take a photo? The image used above came from © Wikipedia

A big thank you to Caroline McGinn for pointing out this YouTube posting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZxRLHCYcbBo&feature=emb_share&fbclid=IwAR3fYlCGXDWsLW6QIljbuQ-BH5MKiZDW-0xDCQdUrKMteK5TAkLpyH6Trw0

She told me – on Facebook :”” Yes, Little Richard really did play in Chippenham
GOOD GOLLY MISS MOLLY Amazing, It made the hair stand on the back of my neck! Poor sound, but watch till the start and hear why Rock & Roll was EXCITING! and…