Cadogan Hall, London
The umpteenth time we’ve seen Paul, and his wonderful band, but I think this was the best. He sings all of the hits associated with his voice – from How Long to Tempted, from Another Cup Of Coffee to The Living Years. These are interspersed with tracks from his new album, Rain Or Shine, and a terrific selection of covers. Peggy Lee’s I Know I’m Losing You is especially beautiful, as is Springsteen’s If I Should Fall Behind. The band have all been with him for years and are all terrific players. But it’s that voice that draws me back. One of the great voices.
Right up for a cracking Saturday night out. The roar that greeted the end of Satisfy My Soul, the gentle opener, really took Paul by surprise. The noise didn’t let up. A quick word for the venue. Great bar, comfortable seats, take your drinks in, great sound, nice staff. What more could you want?
It made me think..
We took 2 friends who had never seen him live but who I’ve been sending his CD’s, every Christmas, for years. They were both quite emotional at the » Continue Reading.