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Swervedriver: Scala, London

Ian Watson, Yahoo! Music, September 2008

THEY'VE BEEN AWAY for so long…almost ten years in fact. And, strangely, the break seems to have done Swervedriver the power of good. While some reunions are awkward, slightly desperate affairs, with the crowd having to come to terms with the fact that their teenage heroes have turned into middle-aged men, Adam Franklin and co look the part more than ever.

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