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Katie Melua

Katie Melua

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Katie Melua: Barbican, York

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 8 March 2004

FEW ARTISTS CAN BOAST a number one album at the age of 19, but the most curious aspect of Katie Melua's success is her audience. ...

Katie Melua: She's got them dancing in the aisles at Tesco

Comment by Adam Sweeting, The Independent, 1 August 2004

RECORD COMPANIES love her across-the-board appeal to music fans who buy from supermarkets. Attempts to package the teenage Georgian as the creator of a new ...

Katie Melua: Piece By Piece (Dramatico)

Review by Dan Gennoe,, 26 September 2005

CHANCES ARE THAT most of the 1.8 million UK residents who bought Katie Melua's debut album, Call Off The Search, did so as a result ...

Katie Melua: International Conference Centre, Harrogate

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 26 January 2006

KATIE MELUA is popular with men of a certain age. Producer (and former Womble) Mike Batt discovered her, Wogan and Parky championed her, and her ...

Katie Melua: Apollo, London W6

Live Review by Lisa Verrico, The Times, 6 February 2006

THE AUDIENCE stayed in their seats all evening, applauded politely at the end of each song and, despite the occasional invitation, refused to join in ...

Katie Melua: Talk The talk

Report and Interview by Andrew Purcell, The Guardian, 11 August 2006

Katie Melua wants to crack America. Andrew Purcell hears how she plans to do it — from playing to overexcited housewives to targeting chat shows. ...

Katie Melua: Wembley Arena, London

Live Review by Ian Gittins, The Guardian, 5 December 2006

"JEFF BUCKLEY USED TO SING THIS SONG," says an earnest KatieMelua, crouched over her acoustic guitar. "It's called 'Lilac Wine'." As she begins to croon ...

see also Mike Batt


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