Duke Special to perform at Arts Centre

By Esther Hayden

Duke Special will perform at the Arts Centre on January 28.
Duke Special will perform at the Arts Centre on January 28.

Singer Duke Special will make a return to Wexford later this month when he takes to the stage at the Arts Centre on January 28 at 8.30pm.

This will be a magical show exploring forgotten old dusty manuscripts along with songs from his most recent and well-received album, 'Look out machines!', not to mention many of the usual live favourites.

Many people are aware of Duke's platinum album 'Songs From The Deep Forest', and the hit song 'Freewheel', but many may be surprised by the cultural breadth of his other work. His creative talents have seen him involved in projects as diverse as writing the theme tune for the Irish Sesame Street to presenting a documentary on the life of '50s megastar Ruby Murray.

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