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Dazzling – if you ignore the music: Beyoncé, at Murrayfield Stadium, reviewed

27 May 2023

9:00 AM

27 May 2023

9:00 AM

Beyoncé

BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, and touring until 4 June

Scheduling open-air concerts in mid-May in northern Europe is a triumph of hope over experience. I last spent time with Beyoncé – I’m sure she remembers it fondly and well – in 2016, in a football stadium in Sunderland on a damp, drizzly, early-summer English evening of the type that even strutting soul divas struggle to enliven.

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