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Damien Rice: Metropolitan University, Leeds ***

Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 14 October 2003

DAVID GRAY achieved his first major success in Ireland, something else he has in common with Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice. They share the same management and the same label, although Rice claims to be opposed to Gray-type celebrity and presumably fought against the TV adverts for his unit-shifting O album to within an inch of his life.

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