Saturday, June 23, 2007

The Zimmers

The band: The Zimmers.
Combined age: 3000
Lead Singer: 90
Hit single : My Generation
Originally Recorder at: Abbey Roads Studio (yeah, *that* Abbey Roads)

They Rock!

I've also discovered that Peter Oakley, perhaps better known as Youtuber, Geriatric1927 , was also a member of the group. Below is his announcement of the release of the single, profits from which go to Age Concern charity in the U.K.

Peter explains, "We have a voice that we want to put out there to say that we are old but we are here; We have much to contribute to society."

Here is Peter's take on the whole experience:


diana said...

I loved it!

4HisChurch said...

Thanks! I think they are a treasure!

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