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Live Review: Reverend and the Makers at Southampton Guildhall

Reverend and the Makers at Southampton Guildhall on Saturday 2nd March by Sam Skilton It’s a cool March evening in Southampton, but there is a commotion in Guildhall Square. Something special is going on, although any member of the general … Continue reading

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Music News: Reverend Jon McClure busks on streets of Southampton

Reverend and the Makers frontman Jon McClure delighted fans with an impromptu acoustic performance out on the streets of Southampton following their headline show at SMILEfest on Saturday night (scroll down to see the video). The Sheffield band were playing … Continue reading

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Opinion Blog: Why was 2012 the Year of the Comeback?

by Sam Skilton For the thousands who witnessed them, 2012 will be remembered as the year of the comeback concert. The returns of iconic bands are sometimes criticised for being excessively hyped nostalgia-fests, rather than necessities. Fans can often be … Continue reading

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