Doves’ Jimi Goodwin joins the bill for Forever Heavenly Acoustic Sessions

He'll play alongside Edwyn Collins, Cherry Ghost, Magic Numbers' Romeo Stodart

Doves frontman Jimi Goodwin has joined the line-up for the next Forever Heavenly Acoustic Sessions gig in Manchester.

The singer will play a rare acoustic set at the gig, which takes place at The Deaf Institute on October 5.

Also on the bill are Cherry Ghost, Edwyn Collins, The Loose Salute, Romeo Stodart of The Magic Numbers, John Head and Pete Greenwood.

The gig marks the 18th birthday of Heavenly Records and is part of Manchester’s In The City 2008 showcase event.

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