Graham Oliver (who made the recording) commented on the original Hobo Vox site -
"I have just discovered a tape that I recorded when I ran a folk club at Ye Olde Red Lion, Rugby . It includes an entire performance by the 'New Modern Idiot Grunt Band' and although the sound is distorted in places (because Rod was banging his foot so hard that it made the tape recorder jump) it isn't that bad. The recording was made on 24th February 1969 with Rob and Rod's full co-operation and consent." Graham also says "
During their time they played the Rugby Rock Festival
Other venues they played were
Cuttings sourced from Broadgate Gnome
|Pete Waterman's Walsgrave Gig 1970 Coventry|
From Pete Chamber's Coventry Music Museum
Rod Felton's Kazoo from the New Modern Idiot Grunt Band in the Coventry Music Museum.