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Concert Review – The Jive Aces

With their canary yellow zoot-suits, sharp, brass heavy sound, and repertoire of the some of the most toe-tapping songs from the past 50 or so years, The Jive Aces showed an appreciative, and large audience why they are one of the leading ensembles in their packed field when they played at Lichfield Guildhall on Friday …

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Concert Review – Nancy Kerr and The Sweet Visitor Band

Review written by Ben Macnair Photography by David Jones One of the leading voices of the contemporary folk and roots scene, Nancy Kerr led her band, The Sweet Visitors through a set that encompassed pure folk, light jazz, hoe-down, and their own songs when they played to an appreciative audience on Sunday May 7th. Accompanied …

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Concert Review – Eric Andersen

Concert Review - Eric Andersen

Images by Dave Jones and words by Ben Macnair With little more than an acoustic guitar, a keyboard, an age and care-worn voice and some of the most bitingly poetic lyrics, singer songwriter Eric Andersen kept the audience spellbound as he dug into the back catalogue that has won him fans from Bob Dylan, Leonard …

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