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New solo album 'CONFESSIONS' coming September 14th!

To celebrate the release of the new CD I will be doing four special solo acoustic performances on the 'Confessions UK Tour' this September.

LONDON - September 14 - 'St. Pancras Old Church'
MANCHESTER - September 15 - 'Sacred Trinity Church'
NEWCASTLE - September 16 - 'Cluny 2'
NOTTINGHAMSHIRE - September 17 - 'Greyhound Beeston'

The first three performances will be limited to 150 tickets as we will be filming and recording these shows for a future DVD release and wish to keep it up close and personal. I would be honored to have those of you who can attend be a part of the DVD! The London and Manchester dates are in chapel/churches, and in the intimate Cluny 2 in Newcastle. A special Video Download Link will be sent to all ticket holders of the first three performances after the tour to download a Hi Res MP4 finished concert video! Hope to see you there and to all a great weekend :-)

Ticket Link for the first three filmed/recorded shows -

www.ticketsource.co.uk/dan-reed-confessions

 

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Gonna say, if you like the previous solo albums, this is more of the same stuff, which is cool with me. But anyone who does not like this more mellow stuff is not gonna be won over by this one.

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You'll be hard-pressed to find negative comments from me concerning "most" anything Dan Reed related... I've been a fan 30+ years now.

 

That said, I (naturally) prefer DRN's more up-tempo stuff, but Dan's solo material is almost always straight-from-the-heart themed with lyrics that read like pages from his personal diary.

 

I don't always agree with his worldly political outlook, but I give him credit for walking his talk.

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