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Matthew Wright

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Gigs ed and TV writer. Author of Seasick Steve: Ramblin' Man (June 2016, John Blake Books), the first book-length study of the true story behind the acclaimed hobo-bluesman.

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The World's Wife, Wales Millennium Centre, Weston Studi...

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David Oakes: 'I haven’t done anything as bad as my char...

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Mat Ewins, Soho Theatre review - multimedia show with twists...

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CD: Mark Kozelek With Ben Boye and Jim White

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Niall Ferguson: The Square and the Tower review - of groups...

The controversial historian Niall Ferguson is the author of some dozen...

Lucy Worsley's Nights at the Opera, BBC Two review - th...

The first thing to say about Lucy Worsley’s Nights at the Opera (...

Reissue CDs Weekly: The Residents

80 Aching Orphans ought to be hard work. A four-CD, 80-track, 274-minute overview chronicling 45 years of one of pop’s...

CD: Jessie Ware - Glasshouse

Singer Jessie Ware has long been considered a bastion of grown-up pop. A natural heir to the...