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Ben Harper – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Jonny Black Ben Harper is a singer-songwriter and multi instrumentalist who effortlessly fuses folk, rock, gospel, rock and reggae. He is a multi Grammy award winner with twelve studio albums to date spanning a twenty year career. He hails from Pomona in California. This has the feel of a comeback gig. Harper has not played live on these shores ...

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Richard Thompson – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Jo Beggs [Rating:4.5] In 2011 Richard Thompson was presented with an OBE in the New Years Honours list for his services to music. That makes him something of a national treasure. The crowd at the Lowry certainly wouldn’t disagree with that. Most of them look like they’ve followed him through his four decades in the business and they’re still ...

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