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Gene on Stage in Paris
Dec., 1959

From the Collection of PIERRE PENNONE

E-mail: PIERRE.PENNONE@wanadoo.fr

Part of the Official Gene Vincent Website Posted: November 12, 2001





Also: See Pierre's "January, 1960" Photos
Also: See Pierre's "Guilford's Odeon" Photos

GENE ON HIS FIRST EUROPEAN TOUR
IN DECEMBER 1959

Gene arrived for his first European tour in London on December 5, 1959 and had his first show on December 6 in London at the Tooting Granada (see article from Jack Good in weekly music magazine DISC). Apart from appareances in the UK on the TV show BOYS MEET GIRLS, he gave a show in Paris most famous place "Olympia" where he was backed by the house band (see pictures of rehearsals and the show). He also played a few dates for US army bases in Germany (no details available about this), before coming back to the U.K. on January 6 1960 for a longer tour.



On Stage



Rehearsal



Rehearsal



Rehearsal



Backstage



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