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Last night, I saw one of the best gigs I've ever seen in my life. I think I first got taken to a gig by my Dad, when I was around 14 or so. It was Gordon Giltrap and he rocked. So, I've got around thirty years of gig memories under my belt and now, thanks to Everything Everything, I have a shiny, perfect diamond to add to that stash.
I felt a little sad that I went on my own, I'd got two tickets but thanks to various vagaries of corporeal existence, no-one was there to hold my lonely bear hand. But, having got up to the front, I got chatting to two very friendly lads about EE and they were as fanatical as I am. Isn't that great, bonding with total strangers at a gig?
EE came on and from the very first beautiful grin from frontman Jonathan Higgs, I knew my love for this band was built on truth and passion. …