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Mary Coughlan: Palladium, London

Bruce Dessau, New Musical Express, 28 November 1987

WHEN YOU'VE swiftly established yourself as a cult singer of pretty impressive status there's only one direction you want to go, and that's mainstream. It's a leap that Ms Coughlan seems to be making with immeasurable ease, in two years shifting from the mirror and Silverkrin as her lone bathtime audience to the lofty portals of the Palladium. All she needs now is Jimmy Tarbuck to introduce her and she'll have made it for life.

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