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Peter Combe is singing at carols.


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#1 Gossipgirl

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:20 PM

Some of the older members (old as in I am 27 lol) may remember Peter Combe growing up he had such hits as

wash your face in orange juice
Newspaper mama
Toffee apple

Well he is singing at the carols on sunday I live almost 2 hours away but I am going and my kids will not ruin this moment for me with " I'm bored"   or "who is this guy"

I have downloaded his album now the kids will be blasted with it for the next 2 days lol.



#2 Expelliarmus

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:22 PM

Kids love Peter Coombe. The man is timeless!

Really considering going myself!

#3 Pompol

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:26 PM

Oh the memories!!!!! Thanks for the reminder OP I hadn't thought of that name for years original.gif

We have ten hours driving to do over the weekend, hope I can find an album or two online!!

#4 redkris

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:27 PM

His adult shows are good fun too original.gif
Spaghetti Bolognese would be my favourite song of his.

And weird fact for the night, he and my parents sang folk music at a coffee house around 1970-ish

#5 Gossipgirl

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:29 PM

QUOTE
Oh the memories!!!!! Thanks for the reminder OP I hadn't thought of that name for years

We have ten hours driving to do over the weekend, hope I can find an album or two online!!


I have bought a few on itunes now I am singing away about to have a glass of wine really is going to be a great night now original.gif


#6 JuliaD

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:33 PM

We took our nephews a few years ago to see him at Carols.
They didn't understand our enthusiasm.

My DH even got a photo with Peter he was so excited!!

#7 mez70

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:38 PM

So spill, Where are these Carols???????


#8 RebelWithoutAClaws

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:39 PM

QUOTE (Gossipgirl @ 14/12/2012, 08:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Some of the older members (old as in I am 27 lol) may remember Peter Combe growing up he had such hits as

wash your face in orange juice
Newspaper mama
Toffee apple


I may or may not be in the clip for newspaper mama *cough*

#9 SlinkyMalinki

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:40 PM

He was my favourite, my mum took me to his concert at QPAC when I was about 7.

I've introduced him to Dd 4 years.

Which carols is this? What state are you in?

#10 maxshim

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:41 PM

I don't remember him from when I was a kid, but DD (3) has been singing and dancing to "Wash your face with orange juice" at her kindy dance class on and off all year and her class also "performed" it at her daycare christmas concert last week.  She loves it!

#11 RogerRabbit

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:44 PM

QUOTE (PussyDids @ 14/12/2012, 08:39 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I may or may not be in the clip for newspaper mama *cough*


Newspaper Mama

So spill - who are you?

#12 Expelliarmus

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:44 PM

QUOTE (mez70 @ 14/12/2012, 08:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
So spill, Where are these Carols???????

Civic Park

#13 RebelWithoutAClaws

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:46 PM

QUOTE (RogerRabbit @ 14/12/2012, 08:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Newspaper Mama

So spill - who are you?


Blonde and female wink.gif

#14 Gossipgirl

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:46 PM

Sorry yes its at Civic park in South Australia so Tea Tree Gully I think is the suburb.

Starts at 7pm original.gif

#15 brazen

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:46 PM

i'm so glad i'm too old to have learned his songs, he is like nails on a chalkboard to me!


#16 Gossipgirl

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:48 PM

Your so lucky PussyDids that would of been so fun. original.gif

#17 Expelliarmus

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:48 PM

QUOTE (Gossipgirl @ 14/12/2012, 08:46 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Sorry yes its at Civic park in South Australia so Tea Tree Gully I think is the suburb.

Starts at 7pm original.gif

Modbury wink.gif

#18 RogerRabbit

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:50 PM

QUOTE (PussyDids @ 14/12/2012, 08:46 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Blonde and female wink.gif



QUOTE (Gossipgirl @ 14/12/2012, 08:48 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Your so lucky PussyDids that would of been so fun. original.gif


Very lucky - and at that age I would have been really really Jealous lol I always wanted to be in something like that.

#19 RebelWithoutAClaws

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:53 PM

From all the modelling jobs I did that definitely stands out as the most fun! From memory I think it took about 4 days to film?

#20 Gossipgirl

Posted 14 December 2012 - 07:59 PM

Modbury sooo i have no idea where I am going better google maps before Sunday lol

#21 mez70

Posted 14 December 2012 - 08:05 PM

sh*t, BUGGAR BUM !!!!!!


Walks of stamping feet loudly and pouting. I am in Vic


#22 Expelliarmus

Posted 14 December 2012 - 08:11 PM

TTG is further up North East Road  original.gif you would have gone too far. It's opposite TTP.

#23 ingrid74

Posted 14 December 2012 - 09:02 PM

We will be there too! Pity about the predicted weather forecast though :-(

#24 Silver Girl

Posted 14 December 2012 - 09:24 PM

Thanks for the laugh OP, I needed it.

I loved Peter Coombes - enjoy the show!

#25 **Xena**

Posted 14 December 2012 - 09:34 PM

I gt invited up on stage to dance with 3 other kids at a Peter Coombe concert. That's my claim to fame biggrin.gif




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