Manchester AcademyMuch of the pleasure of gig-going boils down to aerobics and beer. You heard it here first: jumping up and down to music produces an endorphin rush and feelings of elation. Then there's the camaraderie of bellowing along to songs you know, with like-minded souls.Frank Turner is a dab hand at this sort of thing. Since the break-up of his hardcore punk band...
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