It's hard to fathom but rocking bassman Jet Harris turned 70 on 6 July 2009. The night before, he celebrated that milestone with The Rapiers in support at the Winter Gardens Ballroom in Weston-super-Mare.
Videos courtesy the esteemed Ron McNeil, our man-on-the-ground, who originally posted these to the fabled ShadowMusic and Perth Shadows sites. He also provided the group shot of our lads.
NB: Unless Dame Fortune intervenes, this seems to be the last Jet-Rapiers on the books in 2009.
The Tall Texan: