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Hotpress: Longitude Special: Girls rule! BARQ and RAYE slay Longitude's opening slots

Hotpress: Longitude Special: Girls rule! BARQ and RAYE slay Longitude's opening slots

"Recent Hot Press cover star Jess Kavanagh and BARQ (pictured here at the recent Hot Press covers exhibition launch party) showed exactly why they deserved to open Longitude's gargantuan main stage with a killer set of their self-described aggro-soul. The charismatic Kavanagh's stunning voice drew quite the crowd despite the early time, kicking off singalong before the clock hit three.