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Where to, mate?

POSTED Oct 5, 2012

What happens when you run into one of your musical heroes driving a cab?

That's exactly what happened to Four Corners Producer Mark Bannerman when he hailed a cab in Sydney, only to be greeted by Richard Lockwood from 70s Prog band Tully.

"As we turned into my street, he asked me what my favourite track was. I didn't hesitate, except I couldn't remember the name - only the tune. Falteringly I began to hum it (it's called 'Softly, Softly'). He looked across and smiled and began to sing along with me. There we were after midnight, just a short distance from the house where the band had lived while recording the song in question, singing like two madmen."

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