Jim Noir

Born 1982.
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Jim Noir is the stage name of Alan Roberts, an English singer-songwriter from Davyhulme, Greater Manchester.

Noir's stage moniker is in homage to Vic Reeves, whose real name is Jim Moir. He has released four albums to date, 2005's Tower of Love, 2008's self-titled LP Jim Noir, 2010's Zooper Dooper EP and 2012's Jimmy's Show. Tower of Love and all of the preceding EPs were self-recorded at Noir's parents' home in Davyhulme, Manchester.

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  1. Review of Jimmy’s Show

    Jimmy’s Show 2012

    Reviewed by Garry Mulholland
    Noir shouldn’t get too down on himself, for he may just be a genius.
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