This Happened, Then This
Nightingales Lyrics 2006-2010
Illustrations by Christine Edwards
‘This Happened, Then This’ book features forty original lyrics by the Nightingales’ frontman and wordsmith Robert Lloyd.
The lyrics are taken from the following albums:
‘Out Of True’ (2006)
‘What’s Not To Love?’ (2007)
‘Insult To Injury’ (2009)
‘The Lost Plot’ (unreleased)
The words are illustrated by Christine Edwards (one half of Christy & Emily and former Nightingales guitarist).
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The first of 5 volumes presenting the lyrics of Robert Lloyd, with collage illustrations by Lee Thacker.
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