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The Birth of Rhythm and Blues
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Thursday 1st August 2013
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The Birth of Rhythm and Blues

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Event overview

Celebrating the fantastic musical heritage of Eel Pie Island – featuring rock giants like The Stones, The Yardbirds and Pink Floyd – the exhibition will feature photographs, artwork, music and other memorabilia from the Island’s heyday.

Curated by Michele Whitby, a long-term resident of the island and co-author of the book ‘Eel Pie Island’. Tuesday to Saturday 1pm to 5.30pm, Sunday and Bank Holidays 2pm to 5.30pm. Supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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