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Cosmopolitan Festival, 18th August 2018

Reviewed by Trevor Locke

Not so much a carnival, more a festival. Now in its fifth year, this event has become established on Leicester’s annual cycle of public events. Cosmo celebrates Leicester as one of the most culturally diverse cities in the country. It covers all forms of art but our interest was the music. Three stages were on offer – the main stage at Jubilee Square, The acoustic stage at the Clock Tower and the youth stage at Humberstone Gate.

This is an event we have covered before, here at MIL magazine

Archive copies of previously published reports on the event are also available from the Arts in Leicester archive website.

At the acoustic stage Andrea Kenny put on a rousing set. Andrea is best known for being the lead singer in Leicester band The Brandy Thieves...

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