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Reeling back the years

Nine weeks, thirty shows. Thats 3.333333 shows a week. I’m approaching 60 and I’m knackered. It finished the night before last and I’m hibernating at home. If all goes well I’ll surface tomorrow and go and catch the Melrose Quartet at my local in Topsham. What better way to wind down.

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Hello from Phil…

Solo gigs start in earnest next week. I’ve done two warm-ups so far at Worcester and South Petherton which have been very enjoyable. Lots of new songs and reviving of old ones. I started doing ‘Tommy’ again towards the end of last year and have been inundated with requests for it so it’s firmly back in the set again. Looking forward to going to see Kelly Jo Phelps later next month who wrote it.

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Happy New Year! Phils Gigs this year

Happy New Year to everyone out there!

Just a quick reminder about Phil Beer gigs in 2013. We kick off the new year with a solo in South Petherton, followed by a series of gigs with the great Bully Wee Band ( starting at Devoran Village Hall tomorrow (19th January) – see for tickets.

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We can also confirm that Emily Slade ( will be supporting Phil at Hitchin Folk Club on Sunday 2nd June

Thats all for now – more to come soon!