THE HOFNERHOUNDS ANNUAL MEETING 2008
Alrewas, Lichfield - 8
The venue - the same successful
formula as last year.
Harry Sibum who travelled all the
way from The Netherlands with his restored
Hofner 128 Club, and Phil Rylance with his lovely old Hofner 500/5.
shows us his Batwing guitar. Paul worked closely together with luthier
Martin Harrison of Hania
Guitars in order to produce this incredible replica.
Jim McGregor brought along, and
played for us all, his Golden Hofner #6.
Michael Clark, the youngest
Hofnerhound, playing his CT Verythin, with backing from Harry.
Nick with his band,
Dedlock: Gavin Horne on vocals and 1961 Colorama, Grant Patterson
on drums, Lee Martin on Verythin Standard, and Nick with his CT 500/1
Regina Otieno and Cathy doubling up on
Grant on drums, and Lee on Hofner
Verithin Standard, working up a sweat.
Dave Boothroyd providing the
vocals, complete with Hofner President, and Harry with a 449.
Trevor Jones from Barnes
& Mullins, rocking with a Hofner CT Verithin.
Wall to wall Hofners on display.
Go to PHOTO PAGE 2 for
The two hardest working guys
throughout the meeting! Harry playing his 449 and Phil on the Hofner
Nick's CT 500/1 Bass
thanks are due to :
Nick and Cathy who again organised a most successful and
The Alrewas Cricket club for their help &
Barnes & Mullins who sponsored the event, displayed
some of the current Hofner guitar range, and provided all participants
with Hofner tee-shirts. Special thanks are due to Trevor Jones, B
& M's Service Manager, who as well as attending the meeting
also played a very impressive set.