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Mark Hayhurst

Articles By Mark Hayhurst

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CD: Ezra Furman - Twelve Nudes

“This is our punk record,” says Ezra Furman of Twelve Nudes...

Selina Todd: Tastes of Honey review – Salford dreams of free...

In the late 1950s, a photo technician from Salford suddenly became “the most famous teenager in Britain”. Shelagh Delaney was 19 when she sent the...

Reissue CDs Weekly: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Live at W...

Apparently, Creedence Clearwater Revival drummer Doug Clifford’s snare drum broke during the first song of their set at Woodstock Festival. On the...

Karl Marlantes: Deep River review - growing pains of a natio...

Karl Marlantes’s Deep River is an all-American novel. And why...

Edinburgh Fringe 2019 reviews: Jordan Brookes/ Catherine Coh...

Jordan Brookes Pleasance Courtyard ★★★★

Jordan Brookes doesn’t tell gags. Well, he does but not in a...

Prince Albert: A Victorian Hero Revealed, Channel 4 review -...

It may sound perverse to say it, but Albert was the perfect twenty-first century prince. Thrust into the heart of the...

Prom 47: Schönheit, Leipzig Gewandhaus, Nelsons review - Bru...

After Thursday night’s concert I celebrated the Proms’ exploration of unfamiliar repertoire via...

A Faithful Man review - an atypical romance

There were some early warning signs that A Faithful Man might be another box-ticking...

Edinburgh International Festival 2019: JARV IS review - Brit...

”Cunts Are Still”. Well, that got your attention, didn’t it? Not my words, merely the title of one of JARV IS’s new tracks. In case you didn’t get...