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(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:35, Reply)
Keith Moon had a record player in his Rolls
And a speaker behind the front grille, I believe
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:37, Reply)
Isn't that where the radiator should be?

(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:43, Reply)
don't ask me m8
All I know is he had it connected to a microphone and drove around being a pillock
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:51, Reply)
it was a Bentley
'At some point earlier, The Who's bassist, John Entwistle, shared ownership with Moon of a one-off Bentley designed by UK coachbuilders Freestone and Webb which debuted at the 1950 Geneva Motor Show. The two had it fitted out with a Tannoy speaker behind the grille and "deployed it in a series of Pythonesque practical jokes," according to reporter Richard Fleury. "These typically involved cruising through Home Counties villages impersonating the local Tory candidate, warning of imminent invasions by boatloads of refugees. Or they'd pose as police hunting for deadly snakes. The concealed PA gave Moon so much pleasure he installed it in his next purchase, a "vast" two-tone S1 Bentley converted to look like an S2." (note: this S1 was the one with which Moon accidentally killed his chauffeur, and was subsequently sold).'
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:53, Reply)
Those wacky funsters!

(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:56, Reply)
Where did you sell a dead chauffeur
in the days before ebay?
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 13:34, Reply)
something about Jeeves

(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 14:06, Reply)
Three on the tree, walnut verneer and velour seats
that's some Malaise Era shit right there
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:37, Reply)
I hope this makes sense to someone.

(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 11:46, Reply)
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 12:14, Reply)
I've looked up "three on the tree" for myself.
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 12:54, Reply)
i dun one of them fings
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 12:39, Reply)
I went for something different
(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 13:00, Reply)
ha, nice

(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 13:12, Reply)
well I don't know about that

(, Tue 17 Apr 2018, 13:16, Reply)