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Faking It

by | 26th, November 2004

‘LET no-one now say that Gareth Gates is not a star among stars.

‘That Gareth Gates ain’t the only one with a pair of double Gs’

When Gareth turned away from his fans at one of his sensational concerts, thanked them all for being so wonderful and commanded them to “MAKE SOME NOISE!”, what we were witnessing was nothing short of cutting-edge showmanship.

Dolly Parton, perhaps just another deliriously happy face in the crowd on that immortal night in Bridlington Recreation Hall, took note.

She watched as Gareth deftly flicked the “on” switch on his junior tape recorder (with realistic microphone attachment and warble effect) and let his pre-recorded words do the talking for him.

So when Dolly began her own ‘Hello, I’m Dolly’ concert tour, she knew that she too must move with the times.

She had to up the stakes and keep abreast of the latest technology. She had to keep up with

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