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Postby CAN » 12 Feb 2018, 23:55

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I saw him last night and although I didn't have especially high expectations, I was bowled over. He's a real force of nature - extremely charismatic, funny, and sharp. 69, too!

A rendition of this was one of several highlights:



There were two support acts who both delivered poetry in a roughly similar style to the great man - but they lacked his charm and his wit and they were aiming to make pretty serious political points above all else. Tiresome, really.

JCC had fun and it was infectious. I'd see him again like a shot.
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Postby Tonto Papadopoulos » 13 Feb 2018, 00:06

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Postby CAN » 13 Feb 2018, 00:12

Well he kind of sang a bit of 'So Many Questions' by Heinz...
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Postby Minnie the Minx » 13 Feb 2018, 01:40

I love him, but he's no Hannah Hauxwell.
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Re: JCC

Postby Flower » 13 Feb 2018, 13:01

I thought that this thread was going to be about the Jewish Community Center.
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Postby Jimbo » 13 Feb 2018, 13:17

Flower wrote:I thought that this thread was going to be about the Jewish Community Center.


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Re: JCC

Postby Hugh » 14 Feb 2018, 12:42

That’s Dr. John Cooper Clarke to you.

I saw him several times in the Eighties, once with Lynton Kwesi Johnson. Always really funny and sharp.