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Re: Last Live Listen

Unread post by Shamanic » Tue Feb 27, 2018 1:58 pm

I think British Jazz Rock has its own signature. Bands like Nucleus, Neil Ardley and If amongst others.
Soft Machine have different incarnations. My preference is for the John Etheridge/ Karl Jenkins era, a good example is "Softs"
"Bundles" is another fine album featuring Allan Holdsworth on guitar.

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Re: Last Live Listen

Unread post by Nigel » Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:37 pm

The two late 70s Neil Ardley LPs are outstanding. Other acts worthy of a mention Centipede, Colosseum, Bruford, Isotope, Brand X, Back Door.
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Re: Last Live Listen

Unread post by Hemmo1969 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:07 pm

FIRST AID KIT

Manchester Albert Hall Last night 27th Feb 2018
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Re: Last Live Listen

Unread post by wiicrackpot » Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:19 pm

Dead jealous, how was he gig?, did they sing Emmylou?, for me the best harmonising since Simon + Garfunkel.
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Unread post by Hemmo1969 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:51 pm

wiicrackpot wrote:
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:19 pm
Dead jealous, how was he gig?, did they sing Emmylou?, for me the best harmonising since Simon + Garfunkel.
Excellent.
Yes they did sing 'Emmylou'.... and had the audience singing back too.

Not sure about the capacity of the Albert Hall but upstairs was over packed IMO.

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Re: Last Live Listen

Unread post by wiicrackpot » Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:57 pm

8-) , class act, that looks like a nice hall, characterful,intimate and atmospheric,
much like the Fruit Market here, you could almost hear the ghost from the past in the rafters.
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Unread post by Hemmo1969 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:33 am

ELBOW and support from the amazing John Grant @ Manchester Arena
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Unread post by terrybooth » Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:54 pm

Nick Harper - Hebden Trades Club.
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Seen him several times. This was I think the best gig I've seen him at. He's touring and doing fan requests, so that was a lot of hist stuff that I've not heard him do live before.

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Re: Last Live Listen

Unread post by CN211276 » Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:42 am

Saw the Stranglers last night for the first time. They are still very popular and it was good to hear all the old hits. They closed with No more heroes.
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Unread post by karatestu » Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:44 am

CN211276 wrote:
Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:42 am
Saw the Stranglers last night for the first time. They are still very popular and it was good to hear all the old hits. They closed with No more heroes.
Top band The Stranglers. Walking on the beaches staring at the peaches :guiness;
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