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Guy Pratt's new book - did you win? Print E-mail
Written by Matt   
Monday, 21 May 2007

guy prattWell, the latest Brain Damage competition has now closed. As we've mentioned before, Guy Pratt's new book, "My Bass and Other Animals", is published at the end of this month, and we had five copies, all signed by Guy, to give away to BD visitors!

The book promises a warts'n'all look at his life on the road and in the studio, including much on his work with David Gilmour and Pink Floyd over the years.

Those who have seen Guy's "My Bass And Other Animals" show will know how hilarious it is, taking the audience through his musical history, involving such luminaries as Madonna, David Crosby, Michael Jackson and David Bowie, alongside sections on life with Pink Floyd and David Gilmour. The book itself should cover even more ground, and we cannot wait to read it!

my_bass_cover Ordering details for the book, and the dates and locations where you can catch Guy live, below.

And so to the five lucky winners of our competition... We've gone through all the correct entries (and there were plenty of them!) and whittled them down to five lucky people, picked at random from the pile. Our congratulations go to:

Espen Olsvik, from Aalesund, Norway
Christopher Hughes, from Westbrook, Australia
Sunil Mathur, from Worthing, England
Stefan Demarbaix, from Loch Lomond, Scotland
Marko Zwijnenburg, from Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Well done to the above, and better luck next time to all those who weren't lucky - we've got another competition coming soon, so don't despair!

For another chance to win, visit where you can enter their competition to win one of Guy's bass guitars! No purchase necessary to enter it, meaning you can still buy the book using our Amazon links below, helping out Brain Damage!

To give a taste of the show (and book), here's another clip of Guy in action, revealing what can happen when you fly with Jimmy Page:

To order a copy of the "My Bass & Other Animals" book (at time of writing with a healthy discount), for delivery upon release, you can use the following special links: Amazon UK, Amazon Canada, Amazon Germany, or Amazon France. Please note that all the Amazon stores will ship the book worldwide. Also, using our Amazon links helps with the running costs of the site and we really appreciate it!

Here's when and where you can catch Guy performing his stand-up show:

May 26th HIGH WYCOMBE, The Swan
June 1st EDMONTON, Millfield Theatre
June 8th BRIGHTON, Komedia
June 9th HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, Old Town Hall
June 14th WINCHESTER, Tower
June 16th LIVERPOOL, Royal Court
June 17th CHESTER, Alexanders
June 21st SWINDON, Arts Centre
June 22nd CHELSEA, Festival (8pm & 9:30pm show)
June 23rd GLASTONBURY, Festival
June 24th GLASTONBURY, Festival
June 29th WIMBORNE, Tivoli
June 30th WINDSOR, Arts Centre
July 12th SUFFOLK, Latitude

Please note that the Brighton show has changed dates; originally scheduled for June 7th, it is now on June 8th.

Tickets for all the shows are either now on sale, on sale shortly, or in the case of the Glastonbury shows, already sold out! Please check with the box office of the venue you are interested in for ticketing details. And, please note, these are the ONLY shows that are currently confirmed for Guy, so please don't write to ask if he is playing in your town/city/country as we don't know!

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