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Beirut: Gallipolli review – Pinterest-friendly world indie
Zach Condon’s voice is as lovely as ever, on tracks soothingly yet dismayingly similar to past albums

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

01, Feb, 2019 @10:00 AM

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Readers recommend playlist: your songs with the accordion
A reader bellows out a playlist from your suggestions, with accordion-backed tunes from the Pogues, Paul Simon and Beirut

Guardian music

24, Nov, 2016 @12:00 PM

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Beirut review – back to brass to tingle spines
Balkan mariachi days behind him, musical nomad Zach Condon brings horns and happiness to his band’s new pop direction

Betty Clarke

28, Sep, 2015 @2:58 PM

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Playlists to live by: musicians choose soundtracks to their favourite pastimes
For every activity, there’s a song to speed the time or sweeten the moment – we asked Chvrches, Mercury Rev, Beirut and more to pick their top tunes

Interviews by Priya Elan and Kathryn Bromwich

06, Sep, 2015 @6:00 AM

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New Band Up North 18: Dan Croll

Each week, Emily Brinnand digs through the sounds of the North, picking one artist or band she thinks you should take notice of. This week it's Dan Croll

Emily Brinnand

04, Mar, 2013 @5:12 PM

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Beirut: 'I drank cognac and started smoking a pipe next to the fire'

Beirut's Zach Condon was close to packing it all in after touring took its toll on body and soul. He tells Ally Carnwath how six months in a log cabin helped him to make his brilliant new album

Ally Carnwath

24, Sep, 2011 @11:05 PM

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This week's new live music

Beirut | John Cage Night | Peggy Sue | Brad Mehldau And Chris Thile | The War On Drugs | Il Trittico

John Robinson, Andrew Clements & John Fordham

09, Sep, 2011 @11:06 PM

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Beirut – Santa Fe: Exclusive video

Watch the video for Beirut's new single Santa Fe, a homage to Zach Condon's hometown

09, Sep, 2011 @2:16 PM

Beirut – review

Songs that are like hazy, sepia-tinted snapshots of loves and losses see euphoria spreading around the Manchester crowd, writes Dave Simpson

Dave Simpson

07, Sep, 2011 @6:20 PM

Beirut: The Rip Tide – review
Zach Condon's ditched the gap year musical tourism, says Tim Jonze, and developed into a thrilling talent

Tim Jonze

25, Aug, 2011 @8:59 PM

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Beirut: The Rip Tide – review

Zach Condon reins in the raggle-taggle on Beirut's intriguing third album, writes Kitty Empire

Kitty Empire

20, Aug, 2011 @11:04 PM

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Beirut – The Rip Tide: album stream

Let us know what you think of Beirut's comeback record, their first studio album in four years

08, Aug, 2011 @2:37 PM

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