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Comedy Review   The Improvisers – Birmingham Hippodrome – May 14th 2005

Comedy Review The Improvisers – Birmingham Hippodrome – May 14th 2005 The deadpan TV comedian Paul Merton returned to his live comedy roots when he joined the cast of The Improvisers for the opening night of their new tour at … Continue reading

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Comedy Review -Dara O’Briain – Birmingham Hippodrome – 21st May 2006

Dara O’Briain – Birmingham Hippodrome – 21st May 2006 4 out of 5 stars A sell-out audience saw TV star and Stand Up comedian Dara O’Briain riffing on several familiar and more unusual topics when the Irish comedian played at … Continue reading

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CD Review   Haven by Flook

CD Review – Haven by Flook – Flatfish Records – 5050693 119423 Flook, a traditional band of some international standing, have in Haven, their third release produced an album of beautifully understated instrumentals, both of their own composing, and traditional … Continue reading

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CD Review – The Crescent Sun by Ellen Mary McGee

CD Review – The Crescent Sun by Ellen Mary McGee 7 out of 10 The Crescent Sun is an evocative collection of Folk songs from the singer and multi-instrumentalist Ellen Mary Mcgee. She supports her light and pure vocal range … Continue reading

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CD Review – Skechbook by Echaskech

CD Review – Skechbook by Echaskech ‘Skechbook’ was the debut release by the dance collective Echaskech. It mixed dance music grooves with intense soundtracks and beats in a way that was intelligent for the time, fusing healthy melodic ideas with … Continue reading

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CD Review   ‘Go’ by Daryl Stuermer

CD Review ‘Go’ by Daryl Stuermer Inside Out Music – EAN – 93723 791 62 7 out of 10 Go, the latest album from session guitarist Daryl Stuermer is full of the type of guitar playing that allows such musicians … Continue reading

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CD Review – Come as you are by Mindi Abair

CD Review – Come as you are by Mindi Abair – 7 out of 10 – Universal Music – 602498 623312 The Alto Saxophonist and Singer, Mindi Abair fused melodic themes, and light bossa nova rhythms on her 2004 release, … Continue reading

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