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"Thanks for the joy that you've given me
I want you to know I believe in your song
And rhythm and rhyme and harmony
You helped me along, you're makin me strong"

extract from 'Drift Away'

DID YOU KNOW?
That in 1990 it was reported that Carol Lloyd was giving lectures on music technology and production techniques to final year students at the Qld Conservatorium Of Music ?
                   
DID YOU KNOW?
That some of Carol's most admired entertainers are Dusty Springfield, Inga Rumpf (from the European band, Atlantis), Bette Midler, Marlene Dietrich and Wendy Saddington?
                   
DID YOU KNOW?
That in 1976 Carol Lloyd turned down an offer from its co-author Tony Sattler to take up one of the lead roles in a new TV comedy show "The Naked Vicar Show"? "Can you imagine me as Jill Perryman?" Carol is reported to have mused.
                   

DID YOU KNOW?
That Carol Lloyd was auspiciously honoured by the Queensland Museum in 1997 with a feature spot in its 'Real Wild Child' exhibit of Australian music memorabilia? Visitors to the museum were able to view treasured items such as stage costumes, music instruments and assorted items of memorabilia used by the icons of Australian rock and pop including the likes of Johnny O'Keefe, Col Joye, Kylie Minogue, Mental As Anything, John Farnham and the Hoodoo Gurus. Amongst the items included in the Carol Lloyd display were an original stage outfit (a bejewelled black jumpsuit), and Carol's personal scrap book of press clippings and photos from her days with Railroad Gin and The Carol Lloyd Band.
                 

Above: Carol Lloyd as lead singer of the re-formed Railroad Gin in 1994 (Copyright: Debra Mayes)

DID YOU KNOW?
That the Railroad Gin song "A Matter Of Time" was voted No. 6 in the Sunday Mail Top 10 Australian Singles Pol in 1999?


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