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Au Pairs lead singer, now a Barrister!

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Au Pairs lead singer, now a Barrister!

Postby Shoyrtt » Thu Aug 04, 2005 8:08 am

I was watching my new DVD of Urgh! a Music War and wondered what happend to the Au Pairs. Lesley Woods is now a barrister in the UK, but I can't find any info on the other members.[?]
http://www.comnet.ca/~rina/aupairs.html
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Postby Shoyrtt » Wed Aug 10, 2005 2:51 am

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Left to right: guitarist Paul Foad, guitarist and vocalist Lesley Woods, bassist Jane Munro and drummer Pete Hammond

Using the powers of the web, lets see if we can track down Foad, Munro, Ham
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Postby Shoyrtt » Wed Aug 10, 2005 2:58 am

Paul Foad, now a jazz guitarist, author and tutor.
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"Paul Foad - Biography
Paul has been dedicated to the guitar since his early teens. He formed various bands but has been, u
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Postby Shoyrtt » Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:22 am

Ms. Woods'(possible)info from the UK Barrister site:
Ms Lesley Woods
Midsummer Court
314 Midsummer Boulevard
Milton Keynes,
MK9 2UB
Telephone: 0845 123 1234

Call date Nov-92 (Gray's Inn)

Qualifications BA

Here is a great pictu
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Postby Shoyrtt » Wed Aug 10, 2005 4:00 am

Here is an article on the band (I should be able to find Munro now):
The Au Pairs
Highly individual and inventive independent stalwarts the Au Pairs consisted of Lesley Woods (guitar/vocals), Paul Ford (guitar/vocals), Jane Munro (bass) and classically
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Postby Shoyrtt » Wed Aug 10, 2005 4:08 am

Jane Munro joined with Michael Henry to form the band "Apple On The Drum"
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In 1992 she began her practice in aromatherapy. Here is her web site:
http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/janemunro/main
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Postby Shoyrtt » Wed Aug 10, 2005 5:08 am

From the statement "Hammond would go on to play on sessions and at house parties and raves" I searched and found a lot of info on Pete Hammond who appears to have done quite well as a producer and "mix master."
I am not quite sure on this one.[?]
http:/
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Postby British » Wed Aug 10, 2005 5:51 am

What a coinky-dink. I just re-ripped my Au Pairs best of CD last night. Sadly, "Diet" was not on the track list. It should have been, easily being one of their best songs.
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