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BEAU – Rattle The Asylum Bars

May 24, 2018

Cherry Red 2018 12-string Quixote states there’s no rest for the wicked until the wrongs of this world are righted. Another year, another album from Beau; another tear the singer-songwriter’s shedding for this mortal coil, another smile to encourage it … Continue reading

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BEAU – When Butterflies Scream

August 17, 2017

Cherry Red 2017 Breaking beauty upon a wheel, British troubadour tunes into the times. Within his album-a-year stretch of late, Trevor Midgley may not offer a lot of melodic variety, yet it’s not the 12-string guitar ringing that’s been luring … Continue reading

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BEAU – An Original Thought

May 7, 2016

Cherry Red 2016 Sarcasm aplenty, silk-voiced singer-songwriter sculpts optimistic outlook at the world that’s no lost cause. Given his nom de guerre and this record’s title, Trevor Midgley may seem a braggart, but the veteran artist’s weapon has always been … Continue reading

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BEAU – Shoeless In The Desert

April 7, 2015

Cherry Red 2015 Sharp yet smooth: most uncompromising song cycle from veteran observer. Trevor Midgley, artistically known as Beau, has been juxtaposing romantic notions with sociopolitical agenda from the very start of his career, from 1971’s on to from 2014. … Continue reading

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BEAU – Creation

March 8, 2015

Dandelion 1971 / Cherry Red 2011 / Guerssen 2015 A classic LP finally gets its sonic due and expands to embrace previously hidden horizons. Like Donovan before him, John Trevor Midgley wasn’t content to confine his acoustic picking to the … Continue reading

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