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ALBUM REVIEW: Van Morrison – Versatile

ON 17.01.2018

Out now Review by Sophia Rahim Van Morrison’s 38th album was released a mere three months after his 37th, Roll with the Punches, hit the shelves. It is surprising, therefore, just how well constructed Versatile is, with Morrison masterfully weaving together the old and the new, offering fresh reinterpretations of jazz standards alongside a number… View Article

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FILM & LIVE MUSIC REVIEW: The Snowman @ Sage Gateshead

ON 05.01.2018

22nd Decmber For more Sage Gateshead listings, click here Review by Hannah Wilkin  The rippling glass of the Sage glowed in the chilly evening dark. Every bridge and building along the Quayside was bathed in beautiful light and we had to keep stopping to photograph it all because it was so beautiful. Wrapped up on the Millennium… View Article

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ALBUM REVIEW: Van Morrison – Versatile

FILM & LIVE MUSIC REVIEW: The Snowman @ Sage Gateshead

GIG REVIEW: The Twang @ O2 Academy, Newcastle


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GIG REVIEW: Jaws @ Riverside Newcastle

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