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TICKET BOOKING

0161 761 2216

Folk Music

Saturday 18
October 2014
4pm

Studio Theatre

£12

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TOM ROBINSON

Prolific BBC radio presenter and songwriter Tom Robinson has released 15 albums of music and presented shows for all the main BBC radio networks over the course of his thirty-year career.

Tom came to fame in the 1970s with acoustic trio Cafe Society, the Tom Robinson Band (who enjoyed chart success with 2-4-6-8 Motorway and Glad To Be Gay) and Sector 27 before being offered his own show as a BBC radio presenter in the 1980s. He recently won his second gold Sony Academy Radio Award for the groundbreaking NowPlaying@6Music.

Having officially retired from touring in 2002 Tom now only plays a handful of shows a year. This is an extremely rare chance to see him live.

Part of Homegrown, The Met's festival of English folk music.