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Review: Glen Hansard

LAWRENCE -- The opening number was called “The Storm It’s Coming,” a song off “Rhythm and Repose,” the solo album by Glen Hansard, the headliner Wednesday night at Liberty Hall. “Storm” is a harbinger, a song about profound change on the horizon, and it was apt foreshadowing for a show that took almost 1,000 people on an odyssey through the ever-changing climates of the heart. Hansard is a songwriter from Dublin, Ireland, well-known for his work with the band the Frames and even better-known as half of the duo the Swell Season and for his role in the film “Once.”...