Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Viva...Saturday...Car Show and Jerry Lee Lewis!

I had an appointment at noon to have my hair done by T-Bone from His Vintage Touch so I set my alarm for 11. After being up until after 7 AM, I tried to wake up, and ended up calling T and telling him I was having trouble standing and opening my eyes. Lucky for me, he felt the same and was cool with me canceling my appointment.

I laid in bed and dozed and chatted with the girls who were getting up. Dorian was going to work at the Cockgrease booth and had to take off. I ordered room service and got off my butt and got ready for the car show. I finally got down there about 4 and ran into Holly and her man, Oscar outside the car show. We snapped a few photos.


I also saw my friend Mary who lives in Colorado. Mary is good friends with the people I am going to visit in Scotland. Mary was talking to a sweet Scottish girl named Cecelia, and we took this photo for our Scottish friends who didn't come to Viva this year.
At the Car show I found Jessica and she told me Hans, one of the Swedish guys had a heart attack! He had been taken away on a gurney. About an hour later, we saw Hans at the car show, beer in one hand and a cigarette in another. We questioned him about the heart attack and he lifted his shirt to show us the electrodes...he told us, "I had a heart attack, but signed myself out....Rock N Roll is gonna kill me, but I'm not missing Jerry Lee!" 

We had to wait around a while, but eventually the Killer emerged after his sister, Linda Gayle sang a few songs.



We watched most of his set, but were getting hungry. We found our San Francisco crew and snapped a few photos. I think I spilled a drink in my camera Friday night, and most of my photos were a little foggy. 

SF Ladies, from Left to right, Me, Jessica, Kim (our 4th roomie), Renee, and Maya

 
Jessica and Lola Devlin looking lovely in green

 
Patrick and the SF boys, Scott, Oran and Karl


SF Girls and Bakelite...YES

6 comments:

Lola Devlin said...

we always know how to do it right!!

Trixie said...

Loving all the photos. You all look gorgeous!

Dolly Cool Clare said...

Great dress & droolworthy Bakelite!

The Vintage Housewife... said...

you look amazing!!!!!! that dress is killer! I love all the Bakelite candy!!!!! oh and jerry lee...what can i say i loved him! Cat

Straight Talking Mama! said...

Ah sounds like you had a ball gal!

Ciccia said...

I just love those rockabilly outfits, vintage and rockabilly music. From 1962 to 1976 I lived in New York. I found you at my friend vintagevixen and I-m following you from Trapani, Sicily.

 

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