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George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic: Manchester Ritz – live. Review of the return of the genius of funk

Gone are the rainbow dreadlocks and tragic stage persona, replaced instead with a sharp suit and pork pie hat harking back to the doo wop origins of his first incarnation of The Parliaments. He reminded me of Duke Ellington, conducting the band with a glint in the eye that could only belong to an assured musical innovator.

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The Nightingales | Ted Chippington | Porky The Poet: London Borderline – live review

They may be endlessly bagged under difficult music but there is so much joy to their music and so many hooks crammed into the freewheeling avalanche of music that they are well well worth wallowing in.

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Within Temptation | Delain: O2 Apollo, Manchester – live review

Dutch symphonic metal band Within Temptation played the Apollo in Manchester and we had both a photographer and writer in attendance.

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Elbow: Nottingham Arena- live and picture review

Elbow have the happy knack of turning vast concrete arenas into intimate spaces fit for music. idp reviews.

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Chrysta Bell: Sacred Trinity Church, Salford – live review

Chrysta Bell brings her moody Texan chansons to Salford and James Lowther is smitten. Photos by Melanie Smith.

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