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Bryan Ferry tickets go on sale today.

TICKETS go on sale today for a solo tour by iconic singer Bryan Ferry, to mark his four decades in showbiz.

The Roxy Music Roxy Music is an English art rock group founded in the early 1970s by art school graduate Bryan Ferry (vocals and keyboards). The other members are Phil Manzanera (guitars), Andy Mackay (saxophone and oboe) and Paul Thompson (drums and percussion).  frontman front¬∑man ¬†
n.
1. also front man A man who serves as a nominal leader but who lacks real authority.

2. Music A leading singer with a group.
 will be performing next year in Salford and Liverpool.

The tour, his first since the Dylanesque tour in 2007, will feature both his usual band and also The Bryan Ferry Orchestra, with whom he has just released instrumental album The Jazz Age.

Bryan will be performing an eclectic selection of songs chosen from across his whole career to celebrate his 40 years as a singer and songwriter.

Born in Tyne and Wear Tyne and Wear, former metropolitan county, NE England. Created in the 1974 local government reorganization, the county embraced the Newcastle upon Tyne conurbation and comprised five metropolitan districts: Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside, South Tyneside,  into a farming family, Ferry became a pottery teacher after studying art at university. He went on to form Roxy Music with Graham Simpson, Andy Mackay and Brian Eno.

? Bryan Ferry, October 26, Salford Lowry Theatre, 870 787 5796; November 6, Liverpool Philharmonic, 0151 709 3789
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Publication:Daily Post (Conwy, Wales)
Date:Nov 30, 2012
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