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2 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 27 October 2011

Jo Whiley presents a very special homecoming gig with Elbow live from Manchester Cathedral. The band perform some classic hits as well as songs from their latest album 'Build a Rocket Boys', accompanied by the Halle Youth Choir.

Jo also chats to the band and hear what happens when Elbow take Jo on a walkabout of some of their favourite places in Manchester.

You can catch the encore of this special gig, live, over on 6 Music with Gideon Coe.

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