Get It On with T-Rextasy

PUBLISHED: 13:01 16 February 2006 | UPDATED: 08:58 24 May 2010



A TRIBUTE show to a band which feature in the Guinness Top 50 Artistes 0f All Time will be staged at The Playhouse, Weston, next month.

A TRIBUTE show to a band which feature in the Guinness Top 50 Artistes 0f All Time will be staged at The Playhouse, Weston, next month.T-Rextasy will perform the greatest hits of T-Rex on March 1, giving music fans the chance to relive the music and make-up of one of the greatest glam rock bands of all time.Although lead singer and guitarist Marc Bolan died in 1977, the T-Rextasy tribute has been approved by his family, T-Rex musicians and those Marc worked with.In 2001, T-Rextasy was presented with the accolade of Best Live Tribute Band in the UK on the BBC One programme Battle of the Fantasy Bands. The group of musicians has toured with Roy Wood, Slade, Sweet, Dodgy, Blur, Iron Maiden and Status Quo.Their Born To Boogie tour, which is set to hit Weston, will feature hits like Ride A White Swan, Hot Love, Get It On, Jeepster, Telegram Sam, 20th Century Boy and I Love To Boogie.Tickets, priced £10-12, are available from the box office on 01934 645544.Win ticketsThe Weston & Somerset Mercury has teamed up with The Playhouse, Weston, to offer two lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the show.To enter, please answer the following question:Who was the lead singer of T-Rex?

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