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FEB 2017

IRISH EXAMINER

A review of Gilbert's show at the Cork Opera House on the 16th Feb 2017

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FEB 2017

THE IRISH NEWS

Gilbert talks about how he met his wife and about playing a concert in Belfast

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JAN 2017

TIMES CULTURAL MAGAZINE

Still in the limelight (naturally)

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JAN 2017

WIRRAL GLOBE

A review of Gilbert's Cavern Club appearance

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JAN 2017

GET IN TO THIS

The Cavern Club 60th Anniversary Party

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DEC 2016

SWINDON ADVERTISER

Gilbert O'Sullivan meets his former Swindon band mates

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DEC 2016

MUSIC WEEK

BMG strikes publishing deal with Gilbert O'Sullivan

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OCT 2016

DAILY EXPRESS

Where are they now...? Songwriter Gilbert O'Sullivan

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SEPT 2016

SWINDON ADVERTISER

Gilbert O'Sullivan hoping to meet up with former Swindon band mates

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AUG 2016

TELEGRAPH

Gilbert O'Sullivan: 'Success was the postman walking up the garden whistling my song'

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JULY 2016

SWINDON ADVERTISER

Gilbert visits his old art college in Swindon for the BBC's The One Show....

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JULY 2016

SUNDAY WOMAN

Gilbert chats about being disliked, determination and more....

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JUNE 2016

JUST LISTEN TO THIS

A review of The Essential Collection..

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JUNE 2016

THE HUFFINGTON POST

Gilbert shares his enduring love of music amidst the mayhem...

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MARCH 2016

A WRITER'S MUSINGS

Graham's Higson's blog about seeing and meeting Gilbert in Huddersfield...

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MARCH 2016

LANCASTER GUARDIAN

A short appreciation of Gilbert...

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MARCH 2016

BUM ON A SEAT

Birmingham Town Hall concert review...

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FEB 2016

WIRRAL GLOBE

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall concert review...

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FEB 2016

WRITEWYATTUK

Meeting Himself coming back - The Gilbert O'Sullivan Interview

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FEB 2016

LANCASHIRE EVENING POST

Flashback to 1973 when Gilbert played at the Preston Guild Hall

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NOV 2015

IRISH INDEPENDENT

Flashback to 1972: Gilbert mobbed on Irish return

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JULY 2015

DAILY MIRROR

"I was bigger than Elton John but I don't miss the fame"

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JUNE 2015

DISCUSSIONS MAGAZINE

A review of Gilbert's latest album Latin Ala G!

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JUNE 2015

BBC RADIO STUDIOS

Photographs of Gilbert arriving for his appearance on the Ken Bruce show.

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JUNE 2015

IRELANDS OWN

Gilbert still doing what comes naturally

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JUNE 2015

THE DAILY EXPRESS

Gilbert's 6 favourite albums.

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MAY 2015

THE SUNDAY WORLD

Gilbert talks about his family life.

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MAY 2015

THE IRISH EXAMINER

Gilbert talks about his Irish roots.

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MAY 2015

THE DAILY EXPRESS

It's Gilbert again, naturally

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FEB 2015

Rotterdam 1973 concert review.

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DEC 2014

WWW.GILBERTOSULLIVAN.NET

Gilbert's Christmas Message.

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MARCH 2014

THE GUARDIAN

Gilbert's letter to the Guardian prompts replies.

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JUNE 2013

CULTUURPODIUM ONLINE

A review of the show in Amsterdam.

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MARCH 2013

THE STRAIT TIMES

A review of the show in Singapore.

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MARCH 2013

ME MUM

The background to Gilbert's single Me Mum

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DEC 2012

STRANGE DAYS

A look at Gilbert's back catalogue.

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DEC 2012

DISCUSSIONS

Gilbert's talks about the remastering and reissuing of his back catalogue.

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OCT 2012

THE GUARDIAN

Gilbert's tribute to the late Big Jim Sullivan.

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MAY 2012

UNION SQUARE MUSIC

A Stranger In My Own Back Yard and Southpaw remastered and reissued.

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APRIL 2012

M MAGAZINE

Gilbert talks about his songwriting and plans for the next album.

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APRIL 2012

SECOND DISC

Review of the newly remastered re-released "I'm A Writer Not A Fighter".

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APRIL 2012

BRISTOL EVENING POST

Concert review.

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APRIL 2012

TEA AND TEAROOM TALK

Gilbert talks about his love for tea.

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APRIL 2012

GAZETTE

A review of the show at the Colston Hall, Bristol

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APRIL 2012

THE PRESS

An interview with Gilbert ahead of his appearance at the Grand Opera House, York

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APRIL 2012

KENT ONLINE

Review of the show at the Orchard Theatre, Dartford

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MARCH 2012

DAILY MAIL

Gilbert talks about his music room and it's contents.

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MARCH 2012

MOVING TONE MUSIC ARTS

Review of the Cambridge show.

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MARCH 2012

SUNDAY EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about his favourite photograph.

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FEB 2012

SHINDIG/RECORD COLLECTOR/MUSIC WEEK

Reviews of the remastered Back To Front album.

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FEB 2012

MOJO

Gilbert talks about his favourite things.

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FEB 2012

CHOICE MAGAZINE

Gilbert talks about his career

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FEB 2012

KENT NEWS

Gilbert talks about touring and Peggy Lee.

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FEB 2012

A review of the remastered Back To Front.

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FEB 2012

THE GLASWEGIAN

Interview about the upcoming Glasgow concert.

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JAN 2012

THE SECOND DISC

A review of the remastered Back To Front album.

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JAN 2012

THE RHYL JOURNAL

Interview about the upcoming Llandudno concert.

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DEC 2011

WWW.GILBERTOSULLIVAN.NET

Gilbert's Christmas message.

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NOV 2011

WWW.GILBERTOSULLIVAN.NET

Her name was Rita......

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NOV 2011

SHINDIG

A review of the re-issued Himself album in Shindig magazine.

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OCT 2011

THE SECOND DISC

A review of the remastered Himself album.

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AUG 2011

A small article about Gilbert's show in Dinkelsbühl in Germany.

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JUNE 2011

THE IRISH TIMES

A conversation with Gilbert.

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JUNE 2011

ECHO DER FRAU

A German magazine interview with Gilbert.

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MARCH 2011

WWW.GILBERTOSULLIVAN.NET

Gilbert was recently given a gift of a pencil drawing of himself.

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MARCH 2011

SUNDAY INDEPENDENT

Gilbert talks about his life and career.

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MARCH 2011

EXAMINER.COM

A fan's view of the Gilbertville tour.

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MARCH 2011

LIVERPOOL ECHO

Review of the show at the Liverpool Philharmonic

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FEB 2011

MATURE TIMES

Gilbert talks about his songwriting.

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FEB 2011

WILTSHIRE LIFE

Four-page profile of Gilbert

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FEB 2011

WORTHING CONCERT REVIEW

Worthing Assembly Hall Concert Review

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FEB 2011

NORTHERN SKY

Grand Opera House York Concert Review

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FEB 2011

THE YORK PRESS

Gilbertville review.

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FEB 2011

POCKLINGTON POST

Grand Opera House York Concert Review

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FEB 2011

GOOD TIMES

Q & A interview with Gilbert.

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FEB 2011

GOOD TIMES

German magazine review of Gilbertville

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FEB 2011

DAILY MAIL

Gilbert talks about his career, court case and his new album

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FEB 2011

DAILY POST

Why Gilbert O'Sullivan Owes It All To The Searchers

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FEB 2011

EXAMINER.COM

Helen Darras reviews the show in Birmingham

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JAN 2011

DAILY EXPRESS

A review of Gilbert's new album Gilbertville.

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JAN 2011

THE SUNDAY PEOPLE

A review of Gilbert's new album Gilbertville.

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SEPT 2010

THE JERSEY EVENING POST

Gilbert gives his first inteview to the local paper and talks about his career, his song writing and his life on the island.

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SEPT 2010

THE IRISH TIMES

An article about photographer Annie Brophy who photographed Gilbert as a child.

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JUNE 2010

THE MAIL ON SUNDAY

Article promoting the free release of a CD of some Gilbert's songs.

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APRIL 2010

THE SUNDAY TIMES

Article about the documentary and Gilbert's career.

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APRIL 2010

DAILY MAIL

Article about the documentary discussion on the RTE Radio 1 programme Liveline

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APRIL 2010 

EVENING HERALD

Article about the documentary.

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APRIL 2010 

RTE GUIDE

Advertisement for the Arts Lives documentary about Gilbert on RTE Television.

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MARCH 2010

THE IRISH INDEPENDENT

Gilbert talks about playing a show in his home town of Waterford in the future.

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MARCH 2010

THE MUNSTER EXPRESS

Thoughts on music, touring and home.

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JUNE 2009

GILBERT HITS THE DIZZY HEIGHTS AT THE MARQUEE

A review of Gilbert's show at "Live At The Marquee" in Cork.

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FEB 2009

THE MUNSTER EXPRESS

Why Gilbert won't return to play in Waterford.

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OCT 2008

THE EVENING HERALD

Gilbert talks about his songwriting.

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OCT 2008

THE EVENING HERALD

Article about Gilbert.

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OCT 2008

THE IRISH INDEPENDENT

Review of the first night of six in Dublin.

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OCT 2008

THE DIG

An interview with Gilbert while on his recent Japanese tour [in Japanese].

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MAY 2008

DAILY MAIL

A small article about Gilbert's European tour and career.

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MAY 2008

SONNTAGS ZEITUNG

Gilbert talks about his career.

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MAY 2008

DAILY MAIL

Extended version of the above article about Gilbert's European tour and career.

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MARCH 2008

NO LONGER FORGOTTEN

Dutch journalist Jean-Paul Heck interviews Gilbert at his home in Jersey.

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DEC 2007

GILBERT IS GOD

A fan's letter to Record Collector in praise of Gilbert's latest album.

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NOV 2007

PARSLEY'S BRIGHTON REVIEW

Review of Gilbert's show at the Brighton Dome.

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NOV 2007

MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS

Review of Gilbert's show at the Opera House.

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NOV 2007

LIVERPOOL ECHO

Review of Gilbert's show at the Philharmonic Hall.

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NOV 2007

BRISTOL EVENING NEWS

Review of Gilbert's show at Colston Hall.

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OCT 2007

HOTPRESS

Gilbert looks back on his career.

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OCT 2007

RECORD COLLECTOR

A review of "A Scruff At Heart".

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OCT 2007

WWW.GILBERTOSULLIVAN.NET

Gilbert talks abouts his forthcoming tour.

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OCT 2007

VIP

Gilbert talks about his life, family and career.

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AUG 2007

UNCUT

A review of "A Scruff At Heart".

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JULY 2007

HMV CHOICE

A review of "A Scruff At Heart".

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JUNE 2007

THE SUNDAY TIMES

Gilbert talks about his career, his new album and questions why in some quarters he is seen as 'eternally unfashionable'.

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JUNE 2007

THE IRISH TIMES

Gilbert talks about his father, his obsessions and his current taste in music.

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SEPT 2006

WWW.GILBERTOSULLIVAN.NET

Gilbert explains the writing and recording process of his new album; "A Scruff At Heart".

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DEC 2004

IRELAND ON SUNDAY

Gilbert talks about Waterford, touring, the garden shed and his legal cases.

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NOV 2004

THE IRISH TIMES

Gilbert explains his refusal to appear on the Late Late Show and why he will never perform in Waterford again.

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SEPT 2004

STRANGE DAYS

Japanese article about Gilbert's 2004 tour.

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JULY 2004

PEN

Japanese article about Gilbert.

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MAY 2004

THE SUN

Gilbert talks about his working routine and his harsh treatment by Jonathan Ross

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APRIL 2004

THE IRISH TIMES

Gilbert talks about the early part of his career, the break-up with manager Gordon Mills and the subsequent legal case.

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APRIL 2004

NEWS OF THE WORLD

Gilbert expresses his dismay at his poor record sales in Ireland.

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APRIL 2004

THE PEOPLE

Gilbert explains his obsession with mirrors.

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APRIL 2004

THE RTE GUIDE

Gilbert talks about his latest album "Piano Foreplay", his relationship with Gordon Mills and his reaction to hearing the grown up Clair speak about her song on the radio.

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APRIL 2004

UNCUT

Review of The Berry Vest Of Gilbert O'Sullivan

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MARCH 2004

THE SUNDAY INDEPENDENT

Gilbert talks about Jersey and why he turns off the radio when one of his songs comes on.

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MARCH 2004

IRELAND ON SUNDAY

Gilbert discusses his dislike of music critics and his two legal cases.

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MARCH 2004

THE SUNDAY EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about his ten favourite albums.

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OCT 2003

THE RTE GUIDE

Gilbert talks about his healthy lifestyle.

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OCT 2003

WORD

A review of "Piano Foreplay".

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APRIL 2002

GRIMSBY TELEGRAPH

Review of the Grimsby show.

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APRIL 2002

THE DAILY MAIL

Gilbert talks about his home on the Isle of Jersey and living there.  He also talks about the early 70s part of his career.

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APRIL 2002

THE DAILY MAIL

This article tells us what happened to Clair.

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DEC 2001

THE RTE GUIDE

RTE celebrates 40 years of broadcasting and mentions an appearance by Gilbert in 1976.

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OCT 2001

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "Irlish".

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MARCH 2001

THE RTE GUIDE

Gilbert tell us his passions and peeves.

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MARCH 2001

THE SUNDAY MIRROR

Gilbert explains that he writes songs to please himself and talks about his loyal Irish fans.

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MAY 1998

Q MAGAZINE

Gilbert replies to Q Magazine about their recent criticism of his music.

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MARCH 1998

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "Singer Sowing Machine".

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SEPT 1995

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "Every Song Has It's Play"

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JUNE 1995

LIFE

Gilbert talks about Swindon, the Gordon Mills break-up and legal case and why he lives in Jersey.

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AUG 1994

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "By Larry"

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JULY 1993

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "Sounds Of The Loop"

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JULY 1991

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "Nothing But The Best"

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MARCH 1991  

SOUTHEND EVENING ECHO

A preview of the stage show Every Song Has Its Play.

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MARCH 1991

FRIDAY LIVE

Gilbert talks about the stage show of "Every Song Has It's Play" and why he thinks the music business is an dishonourable profession.

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FEB 1990

Q MAGAZINE

Review of "In The Key Of G"

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FEB 1990

THE SUNDAY PEOPLE

Gilbert talks about the suprise disco hit of "So What".

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NOV 1989

HELLO

Gilbert talks about his career, his family and his future.

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JAN 1988

HAMBURGER ABENDBLATT

Announcing the release of Gilbert's album "Frobisher Drive".

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1981

THE DAILY MIRROR

Gilbert explains the decision to move his family to Bunclody in County Wexford, Ireland.

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OCT 1980

THE SUN

Gilbert talks about, family, children and the role of a woman in a marriage.

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JAN 1980

THE SUN

A small item about Gilbert's wedding.

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1979

THE NEWS OF THE WORLD

An article about the recovery of Gilbert's pet collie dog Leo, who had gone missing.

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FEB 1978

THE DAILY MAIL

Gilbert talks about his return to the music scene with the release of his album "Southpaw".

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NOV 1977

THE DAILY EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about his recent lack of success, his new album "Southpaw" and his forthcoming tour.

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FEB 1975

THE DAILY MIRROR

Gilbert talks about his quiet life in Surrey.

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1975

CONCERT PROGRAMME

Gilbert talks about his fans, his image, his religion and his future.

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OCT 1974

THE DAILY EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about love, his new album "A Stranger In My Own Back Yard" and the single "A Woman's Place".

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OCT 1974

GENTE

Small item about Gilbert.

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1974

THE STORY OF POP

An article about Gilbert's career from his first single "Disappear" to the release of the album "I'm A Writer Not A Fighter".

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SEPT 1974

PORTUGESE POP MAGAZINE

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1974

JACKIE

A four part series about Gilbert's life and career.  Part one ends at 1963.

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1974

JACKIE

Part two covers the period from Gilbert's first group "The Doodles" to his first songwriting contract with April Music.

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1974

JACKIE

Part three covers the release of his first single "Disappear" to his meeting with Gordon Mills.

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1974

JACKIE

The final part covers the period from his first hit record "Nothing Rhymed" to 1974.

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OCT 1973

BOSTON PHOENIX

A concert review in the USA.

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OCT 1973

DISC

This article reviews Gilbert's debut appearance in the USA at the Avery Fisher Hall in New York.

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OCT 1973

DISC

Gilbert talks about his tour in the USA.

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OCT 1973

PORTUGESE POP MAGAZINE

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SEPT 1973

THE DAILY MIRROR

This article covers Gilbert's visit to a Philadelphia school.

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AUG 1973

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH

This article celebrates Gilbert's Ivor Norvello Award as Songwriter of the Year.

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AUG 1973

ROLLING STONE

Gilbert talks about his new look and being in America and also talks about "Alone Again (Naturally)". 

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JUNE 1973

BRAVO

Gilbert talks about his plan to become a rock singer.

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JUNE 1973

DAILY EXPRESS

Gilbert flys on M.A.M.'s new jet.

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JUNE 1973

DAILY MIRROR

Meet Gilbert's family in Swindon.

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MAY 1973

Rotterdam 1973 concert review.

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MAY 1973

DUTCH ARTICLE

Interview with Gilbert before his first Dutch concert in Rotterdam.

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APRIL 1973

DISC

Gilbert talks about his shyness, his police style look and "Alone Again (Naturally)" cover versions.

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1973

JACKIE

A four part series about Gilbert.  Part one is Gilbert at home in Weybridge, Surrey.

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1973

JACKIE

Part two is about Gilbert's early life up to 1967.

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1973

JACKIE

Part three is about appearing on John Peel's radio show 'Top Gear' and meeting Gordon Mills.

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1973

JACKIE

Part four is about Gilbert's likes and dislikes.

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FEB 1973

MIAMI HERALD

Introduction to Gilbert.

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FEB 1973

SPOTLIGHT ON GILBERT

Comic strip of Gilbert's career.

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JAN 1973

DISC

Gilbert talks about songs and songwriting.

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NOV 1972

THE EVENING PRESS

An article about Gilbert's debut live performance.

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NOV 1972

THE DAILY EXPRESS

An article about Clair

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OCT 1972

Small article about Gilbert arriving at Dublin airport in preparation for his debut concert appearance at the National Stadium in Dublin.

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AUG 1972

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER

This article is about the American release of Gilbert's debut album "Himself".

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MAY 1972

THE NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about the song "I Wish I Could Cry" being about Bobby Kennedy's death.

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MARCH 1972

DISC

This article looks at Gilbert's songs.

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MARCH 1972

NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

Second part of a two part article looking at Gilbert's early career.

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MARCH 1972

NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

First part of a two part article looking at Gilbert's early career.

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FEB 1972

EVENING ADVERTISER

Gilbert bright hope.

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FEB 1972

THE TIMES

Gilbert talks about his move to live in England and his early career.

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FEB 1972 

DAILY EXPRESS

1940s Photo-shoot.

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OCT 1971

ROLLING STONE

Gilbert talks about the groups he was in, his early record labels and "Nothing Rhymed".

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OCT 1971

THE MELODY MAKER

Introduction to Gilbert and his songs.

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SEPT 1971

EVENING ADVERTISER

Introduction to Gilbert

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SEPT 1971

THE ECHO

Introduction to Gilbert

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AUG 1971

DISC AND MUSIC ECHO

A review of the Himself album.

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AUG 1971

NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about his image and his songwriting.

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1971

MIRABELLE

Gilbert talks about "Himself".

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1971

THE NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

Gilbert's image and "We Will".

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1971

THE NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

This article wonders whether Gilbert will be a one hit wonder.

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FEB 1971

RECORD MIRROR

Laughing At The World From Behind A Cloth Cap.

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JAN 1971

THE NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS

Gilbert talks about "Ready Miss Steady" and The Beatles.

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JAN 1971

MELODY MAKER

Gilbert looks forward to the release of his debut album "Himself".

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JAN 1971

SOURCE UNKNOWN

Gilbert collecting pianos, bus tickets, songs and fans.

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OCT 1970

DAILY MIRROR

An introduction to Gilbert.

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1970

SOURCE UNKNOWN

This article talks about the man behind the image.

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1970

MELODY MAKER

Gilbert talks about The Beatles and the importance of image.

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DEC 1967

RECORD MIRROR

The release of Gilbert's first single "Disappear".

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