ANDREW Strong had the crowd at the GECC dancing in front of the stage and in the aisles recently for his The Commitments Australian Tour.

It has been 23 years since the Alan Parker cult classic film was released, but Strong's voice sounded powerful, with an amazing range.

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His guitar playing was complemented by talented backing musicians.

By the end of the show, everyone agreed it was a fantastic night out.



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“It was just like being a celebrity – I was waving to everyone.”

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