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John Earls' Runout Grooves: Stephen Fretwell interview and the pick of the best new vinyl

Each fortnight, leading music journalist John Earls goes deep on new releases, examines the latest vinyl issues and talks to the makers of the best new music.

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This week: Stephen Fretwell

Of all music's recent comebacks, none have been more unexpected or more heartwarming than the return of Stephen Fretwell.

At the turn of the century, the Scunthorpe singer-songwriter released two albums - M