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Hugh Cornwell + special guest David Ford, Sheffield
(featuring Hugh Cornwell, David Ford)
Venue: Sheffield City Hall
Hugh Cornwell - Plays Acoustic + Special Guest David Ford
A Celebration of a catalogue of songs spanning 35 years
Hugh Cornwell is one of the UK's finest song-writing talents and accomplished live performers. As the original guitarist, singer and main songwriter in the British rock band The Stranglers, he's enjoyed massive UK and European success with 10 hit albums and 21 Top Forty singles, etching himself into the UK and Europe's musical psyche with classic songs, including Peaches, No More Heroes, Golden Brown, Always the Sun, Grip, Nice N Sleazy, Duchess and Skin Deep.
Hugh's latest studio album TOTEM AND TABOO, Recorded at Electrical Audio Studios in Chicago, and engineered and mixed by the legendary Steve Albini has received rave reviews on its release. His Sheffield City Hall performance will feature at least one song from his entire album catalogue both solo and Stranglers spanning 35 years.
"His gnarliest record in over 30 years....Hugh and Steve: a marriage madeinblack." MOJO
Special Guest David Ford, is an exceptionally gifted and highly acclaimed songwriter reknowned not only for the sheer passion he puts into his performances, but for also being a master at the layered / looping effects that he brings to many of his songs. He now has a large following having released two albums and toured extensively in the UK and US.