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Live review: Beirut at o2 Brixton Academy, September 16th

Despite garnering consistent critical praise, seeing his releases gain better and better placing in the charts across the Atlantic and selling out the o2 Brixton Academy tonight, the man behind Beirut, Zach Condon, is still a nervy performer. At just past 9.30 the 6-piece trot onto the stage, each of them looking understated and swallowed […]

Beirut: The Rip Tide

To listen to Beirut’s first two albums was like taking a journey into an idealised Hollywood/Eastern European fable, where tales of summer soirees and escapes from the gulag were conveniently conveyed in English. The man behind the music, Zach Condon, fully supports this imagery in his live appearances, often seen donning tweed and playing with […]

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