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Whitfield Crane/Mr Shiraz – Manchester, Rebellion – 16 September 2019

It’s pretty easy to forget or overlook quite how much Whitfield has done in music – while people will probably be aware/fans of Ugly Kid Joe, how many know he toured singing for Life of Agony for a year, his work with Medication, Glenn Tipton or being consistently invited to appear on all-star cover albums of bands such as Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Aerosmith, Metallica and more? Touring in support of his various projects, including the above named and the likes of Richards/Crane also, this really should be something a bit different.

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Drab Majesty/SRSQ – Manchester, Soup Kitchen – 19 September 2019

A slight departure from most of our resident gigaholic’s recent gigs, this show sees him take in the 80s alternative electronica feel of Drab Majesty with a single support act in SRSQ. Both acts coming from North America, with a similar feel, should make for good tour mates, so the 70-mile round trip is undertaken again so the big lad can get my Goth on to the New Romantic upstarts…

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Henry’s Funeral Shoe – ‘Smartphone Rabbit Hole’ (Self-Released)

Welsh duet Henry’s Funeral Shoe have been ripping up a variety of venues since 2008, with some of their music being used on things as varied as ‘I’m A Celebrity…’, ‘Love Island’ and Marshall headphones.  This is the fourth, CD with the others having been praised by a variety of music press pundits (including, of course, your ever discerning crüe here at Über Rock). 

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