Django Bates – Owner of a Lonely Heart


The 50th anniversary this month of The Beatles' game-changing concept album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band has provided imaginative composer and multi-instrumentalist Django Bates with the motivation to deliver his own big band take on one of the Fab Four's most enduring works. Andy Robson spoke to the Loose Tubes kingpin about the deft interpretations which form Saluting Sgt. Pepper

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