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Music City by the Sea - Stephen Kalinich

Stephen Kalinich and a member of the audience

Good Vibrations

Glen Richardson, Tom Arnold and Steve Wrigley are all very talented musicians. Glen Richardson's vocals are very assured and accurate and have a rich tone. On the keyboard, he would from time to time add a Jerry Lee Lewis riff to a Beach Boys number. For me, Tom Arnold's piano accordion added a new dimension to the Beach Boys oeuvre. I wish I'd requested Sloop John B.

Charlotte Cooper treated us to her single, Lucky Guy, and some tracts from, I imagine, her forthcoming debut album. She is a very competent artist.

But the whole evening had been put together at short notice. It was very informal, very relaxed, and great fun, descending at the end into a traditional Come-All-Ye of Good Vibrations.

Tom Arnold is back in the Greys on September 17 th as part of Ungagged.

Three of the Brighton Beach Boys
Glen, Steve and Tom from the Brighton Beach Boys
Good Vibrations
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