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  • 08/07/03 - Layabouts to play at the "Dally in the Alley

    Dancing In the Streets!
    LAYABOUTS PERFORM AT DETROIT'S DALLY IN THE ALLEY Saturday ­ September 6, 2003 Time: 8:30pm 
    Forest Avenue Stage, Detroit 

    The Streets Have No Ceilings......The Streets Have No Walls...... The Streets Are Made For Dancing! Come and join the Layabouts at Detroitšs largest street fair, The Dally In The Alley 2003. 
    Wešve been asked back for this yearšs "Dally" and we plan on turning the streets into one big dance floor. Wešll have new songs and new band members, so come on out for this celebration and join us in shaking-a-leg! 
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  • 07/23/03 -Alan Franklin plays solo @ the Unitarian Church on Cass and Forest - Fifth Estate Benefit, July Sat 26th.
  • 07/15/03 - Ron Ellman - Violinist - Joins the Layabouts.
  • 06/26/03 - The site has been moved to a much more powerful server. Consequently, I have now placed a massive amount of MP3 files on the site, covering "No Masters", "Workers of the World - Relax!", work in progress and a slew of live concerts.

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    for Pictures of THE URBAN AGRICULTURE BENEFIT Saturday, May 3, 2003Trumbull Theater
  • Left to right: Alan,ralph, Stephen, Mel.
    Feb 24th - Layabout members emerge from hibernation!

    Getting together again after their five month sojourn. Successful meeting at Cass Cafe bodes well for future performances. Although Alan is holding the bill, he does not offer to pick up tab.

  • Pictures from the CD release party at the Magic Stick...Buy it!