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Elbow: O2 Arena, London

Ian Gittins, The Guardian, 3 December 2012

ELBOW HAVE BEEN describing this end-of-year arena tour as their "farewell party", and the reason for their sabbatical is a curious one. Frontman Guy Garvey is to decamp to New York for the first six months of next year to write songs for a stage-musical version of King Kong with Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja.

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