Culture: Reassuring Dose of Gene Therapy
Byline: Marcus Face
Gene Pitney Symphony Hall Gene Pitney is a diverse middle of the road pop singer, appealing mostly to persons in later middle age, especially women. His audience, to grossly generalise, is working class, uneducated, and unlikely to have an encyclopaedic knowledge of music. For some reason, they have stayed loyal, as fans and customers and are prepared to turn out on a blustery October evening en masse to adore Pitney and enjoy his music.
These totally unfashionable old people like myself have a point. Seldom have I seen so well balanced a set of material dynamically. Songs spanning his self penned repertoire to the Bacharach songs he made hits, to …
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Publication information: Article title: Culture: Reassuring Dose of Gene Therapy. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Birmingham Post (England). Publication date: October 26, 2004. Page number: 11. © 2009 Birmingham Post & Mail Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
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