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Pop's Magnificent Seven: S Club 7: Arena, Sheffield ****

Dave Simpson, Guardian, The, 21 May 2001

FOR THEIR FIRST TOUR, S Club 7 are taking risks. Dark-haired Hannah is lowered in on a parachute, while clean-cut Jon clambers out of the audience to persuade a "bouncer" to let him onstage. Most unfeasibly of all, wildboy Paul roars on in a go-kart. It's only a matter of time before the parachute fails, the bouncer becomes temperamental or the go-kart hurtles into the orchestra pit.

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