hello fantastic fans,…

well,.. after all the hospital tests of scans, and x-rays and cameras down me etc etc ,… yes i’ve got cancer !!!
but don’t worry,.. i’m not going anywhere just yet,.. and i’m looking forward to another 25 years in fantastic semi-professional show-bizness first !!!
so i’ve got a few weeks off from live shows now to have a couple of ops and get shut !!!
here’s a very dark “love will tear us apart” from the new oxford in salford the other week,..

to view click —> http://lnk.ms/6nF0p
i wiil be starting my new live “radio timperley” 1 hour show this sunday at 7pm on www.manchesterradioonline.com which you can tune into worldwide !!! ( 11am in l.a. ~ 1pm in texas ~ 2pm in new york ~ 8pm in berlin etc etc),…. and don’t forget you can now download free podcasts of “radio timperley” from www.radiotimperley.com

there’s a couple of shows at the end of the month with my mate john cooper clarke,… and i may be joining him for the enchore (if we get one !!!) to play guitar !!!!!!!! then i’m plying the parr hall in warrington on the 4th june,..
… before the rest of june see’s me full tilt into football fever overload,.. with the release of my “three shirts” world cup song which will be launched at the “salutation” pub in manchester on the 11th,.. a puppet socccer extraviganza in glasgow on the19th,..

and a “oh blimey big band” soccer special at the lexington in london on the 25th.
then in july,.. it’s me and “the bigshorts” in the altrincham parade on the 3rd,.. me and my “oh blimey big band” play the l.m.r.c.a. club in altrincham on sunday 4th july (7.30pm doors)…
and here we are here last time !!!

..plus plans are being made as i type for 3 “magical timperley tour” open top buss trips on the 4th july during the day !!!

full details in my next “world cup” blog ! (subscribe now)
best regards
frank sidebottom
www.franksworld.co.uk
www.myspace.com/frank sidebottom
p.s. if you-re quick,.. you can still get this autographed classic vinyl,..

to view click —> http://lnk.ms/8jsjd
or “me as yoda” —> http://lnk.ms/73Vc0

Currently listening:
Frank Sidebottom’s ABC and D: the Best of
By Frank Sidebottom
Release date: 2004-09-20