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BILLY IDOL’S VITAL IDOL IS REVITALIZED

BILLY IDOL’S VITAL IDOL IS REVITALIZED

Billy Idol’s Vital Idol gets a modern day upgrade with his new release of Vital Idol: Revitalized on CD – 28th September and vinyl – 16th November.

Lending their hands to the Revitalized proceedings are electronic dance luminaries including Moby, Paul Oakenfold and The Crystal Method – together with current innovators including Tropkillaz and Shiba San.

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STEVE HACKETT – announces ‘Broken Skies – Outspread Wings (1984 – 2006)’ limited edition 6CD/2DVD collection

STEVE HACKETT – announces ‘Broken Skies – Outspread Wings (1984 – 2006)’ limited edition 6CD/2DVD collection

Legendary guitarist Steve Hackett releases a special 6XCD 2DVD Collection “Broken Skies – Outspread Wings (1984 – 2006)’ on 5th October.
Following on from 2015’s ‘Premonitions’, ‘Broken Skies – Outspread Wings’ will include albums ‘Till We Have Faces’, ‘Guitar Noir’, ‘Darktown’, ‘Feedback 86’, ‘To Watch The Storms’ & ‘Wild Orchids’ newly remastered, plus bonus tracks, DVD footage and a 60 pages collectors book.

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Wishbone Ash – Cover Feature Rock Society Magazine

Wishbone Ash – Cover Feature Rock Society Magazine

If you’re a Wishbone Ash fan, don’t miss the Cover Feature in the May/June issue of Rock Society Magazine.
The feature stretches over 2 issues and in the first feature Martin Turner talks about the band and the new 30 CD Deluxe box set – The Vintage Years, which is out now.
The July/August issue will feature further interviews with Laurie Wiseman and Andy Powell.

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SAXON REISSUE THREE CLASSIC ALBUMS ON 27TH JULY 2018

SAXON REISSUE THREE CLASSIC ALBUMS ON 27TH JULY 2018

Saxon re-issue a third batch of Classic albums on 27th July – Innocence is no Excuse, Rock the Nations and Destiny on deluxe colour splatter vinyl & with CD mediabook. The mediabooks include various bonus tracks including a 12” mix, live ‘B’ sides and alternative mixes.
Watch the YouTube trailer here: https://youtu.be/8wLA_ohwHJc

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Looking for Lightening – Edinburgh Festival Fringe A light hearted trip through one man’s journey living with MS Edinburgh Festival Fringe – from 1st August to 27

Looking for Lightening – Edinburgh Festival Fringe A light hearted trip through one man’s journey living with MS Edinburgh Festival Fringe – from 1st August to 27

Hollywood Actor, Garth McLean, makes his debut at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his funny, light-hearted one man show – Looking for Lightening. It tells his journey from his being Diagnosed with MS in 1996 to changing the course of his life, travelling the world, teaching people to manage auto-immune health conditions by incorporating Iyengar Yoga into his wellness regime.

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Saxon Re-issue 3 More Classic Albums on 25th May

Saxon Re-issue 3 More Classic Albums on 25th May

BMG are happy to announce the re-issue of 3 more of Saxon’s classic albums: Denim and Leather, Power & the Glory and Crusader on 25th May.

The CDs are 24-page media books containing original lyrics, rare photos and memorabilia and they will feature bonus tracks including a selection of early demos – some of which that didn’t make final track listings – B sides and live recordings.

The Vinyl will be original albums in coloured splatter and Swirl Vinyl.

Check out this link for Saxon Announcement trailer:

https://youtu.be/7A7ifahArRs

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YES to release Fly From Here – Return Trip on 25th March

YES to release Fly From Here – Return Trip on 25th March

To coincide with their 50th Anniversary tour Celebrations at the London Palladium on 25th March, YES will release Fly From Here – Return Trip featuring vocals by Trevor Horn and a previously unreleased track with Steve Howe on lead vocals.

The album can be exclusively ordered through Pledge Music: https://yesthedramalineup.pmstores.co/

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THE FOUR TOPS and THE TEMPTATIONS welcome special guests TAVARES to their TOGETHER AGAIN…ONE MORE TIME

THE FOUR TOPS and THE TEMPTATIONS welcome special guests TAVARES to their TOGETHER AGAIN…ONE MORE TIME

The Four Tops and The Temptations, have announced that Tavares, the hugely influential group whose hits spanned the genres of both RnB and Disco, will join them on their UK arena tour in November 2018.

Entitled Together Again…One More Time, this tour is potentially one of the last opportunities for music lovers to see both The Four Tops and The Temptations performing live in the UK.

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PROG Magazine – Cover Feature – Jethro Tull

PROG Magazine – Cover Feature – Jethro Tull

Wonderful 16-page cover feature on Jethro Tull – 50th Anniversary in the new issue of PROG Magazine out on Thursday 1st March. Don’t miss it.

The 50th Anniversary tour which starts on 3rd April is mostly sold out. There will be some production tickets available over the next week or two, please check with local venues to buy them.

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SAXON REISSUE FIRST THREE ALBUMS ON 30TH MARCH 2018

SAXON REISSUE FIRST THREE ALBUMS ON 30TH MARCH 2018

On 30th March Saxon reissue their first 3 albums – Saxon; Wheels of Steel – which spawned 2 top 40 singles – 747 (Strangers in the Night) and Wheels of Steel – and Strong Arm of The Law.
Both the CD & LP versions of all 3 albums will contain original lyrics, rare photos & memorabilia. The vinyl versions will be coloured splatter/swirl vinyl. The CD version will be a 24-page media book.

Check out this teaser https://youtu.be/8OjG_bqIiZU

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MOTOWN LEGENDS THE FOUR TOPS and THE TEMPTATIONS TOGETHER AGAIN… ONE MORE TIME UK Tour

MOTOWN LEGENDS THE FOUR TOPS and THE TEMPTATIONS TOGETHER AGAIN… ONE MORE TIME UK Tour

Motown Legends The Four Tops and The Temptations Announce a UK Tour in November, TOGETHER AGAIN … ONE MORE TIME. Special guests yet to be announced.

Treat yourself to an evening featuring the soundtrack to our lives with their vast catalogue of hits including: Four Tops – Reach Out (I’ll be There) and The Temptations My Girl.

Watch the Temptations performing with Jools Holland on Later from 2016 here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWxAsiv7EIQ

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