Country Music Week — Duane Eddy twangs the London Palladium ****

The London Palladium buzzed with anticipation as “Mr Country” Bob Harris introduced two of his favourite acts. Firstly, his protégé the Liverpudlian singer-songwriter Robert Vincent and later his good friend Duane Eddy. Vincent kicked off proceedings with a new song My Neighbour’s Ghost. You’ve got to have some confidence to debut at the Palladium with a new song. Vincent delivered a fine set backed by drums, double bass and electric guitar. “I was introduced to Duane’s music at an early age by my father. He listened to it a lot” commented Vincent. The beautiful So In Love saw his guitarist seemingly giving a nod to Eddy with some extra … Continue reading Country Music Week — Duane Eddy twangs the London Palladium ****