Universal has announced the February release of ‘Delectus’, a 13 albums boxset featuring all of Vangelis work on Vertigo and Polydor.
The comprehensive collection, remastered for the first time under the composer’s own supervision, comes in a lavish package including rare photographs, a book and an essay.
‘GENESIS REVISITED WITH CLASSIC HACKETT’ APRIL 2017 UK TOUR PERFORMING TRACKS FROM THE CLASSIC ALBUM ‘WIND AND WUTHERING’ – NEW ALBUM DUE SPRING 2017
Steve Hackett has announced the ‘Genesis Revisited with classic Hackett’ tour, a 15 show stretch in UK and Ireland starting in Dublin on 26th April 2017.
The setlist will include a mix of tracks from classic album ‘Wind and Wuthering’ – celebrating its 40th anniversary – and other fan favourites, including Genesis numbers never performed before by Steve’s band.
Temptations’ singer Larry Braggs was injured in a fall during the band’s Manchester performance on Saturday night; he was taken to a local hospital as a precaution and given a bill of clean health.
Braggs was back on stage for the following date of the tour in Leeds to a standing ovation.
Martin Turner prepares for autumn dates and confirms collaboration with former Wishbone Ash colleagues for 32-disc CD boxed set
Wishbone Ash founder Martin Turner will take the roads of Britain with a 19-date tour starting November 2016; he will perform a mix of material from his 2015 release ‘Written In The Stars’ together with a selection of Wishbone Ash classics.
Turner also confirmed the release of “Wishbone Ash: The Vintage Years” – a definitive 32-disc CD boxed set spanning the period 1970 – 1991, for 2017-18 on Snapper Music.
John Lees’ BARCLAY JAMES HARVEST will embark on a 6 dates UK tour this November, performing material from their 3-decade recording career.
The tour follows a successful string of European dates earlier this year, culminating in a headline slot at Glastonbury Festival’s Acoustic Stage.
Kansas have unleashed one more track ‘Visibility Zero’ from their upcoming album ‘The Prelude Implicit’; you can watch the lyrics video here: https://youtu.be/PAT_R3Jages
‘The Prelude Implicit’ will be officially released on September 23rd and is available for preorder now.
Demon Records is releasing a deluxe box set containing 8 gold vinyl albums of 4 live Saxon concerts. ‘The Vinyl Hoard’ is due in stores on 28th October 2016 and features brand new artwork by Paul Gregory.
Grammy® winner IMOGEN HEAP chooses SupaPass as home for her core fans on subscription streaming app with a very different model
Grammy Award winning artist Imogen Heap has joined newly launched streaming platform SupaPass to share her music with her loyal fanbase. For only £1 a month fans will be able to subscribe to her channel, including unreleased audio and video material and access to a VIP community.
Following the success of his acoustic effort “Song for a Friend” earlier this year, Ray Wilson has announced the release of his 6th studio album. “Makes Me Feel Home” will be available at all all usual retailers from 7th October.
Demon Records has announced the release of a Gillan vinyl boxset on 21st October. ‘The Vinyl Collection 1979-1982’ will feature 5 chart albums for a total of 7 LPs, all faithful replicas of the original pressings.