Donovan – Beat Café

Return after eight years' silence from '60s legend

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That’s Beat as in Kerouac rather than Fatboy Slim, for Donovan Leitch’s first album since 1996 is a warm evocation of the bohemian world of bebop, poetry, berets and coffee houses. Despite his folk roots, Donovan’s acoustic jazz leanings were always evident and, with the help of Danny Thompson and Jim Keltner, Beat Caf


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