The Fairport Wintour is in motion and a good chunk of the team, including several Fairport/Cropredy vets have been in attendance sometime, somewhere. Here we look back on the opening of the tour in Southport, a stop in Manchester and a sojourn to Bath.
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News of the new album from Pure Reason Revolution and a chance to listen to the new single, Silent Genesis.
Jethro Tull fans give praise – news of the Prog Years tour as well as Ian Anderson’s more intimate series of solo shows.
News of the latest in the series of Marillion reissues as the debut album, Script For A Jester’s Tear, gets the full treatment.
Exciting news from Kavus Torabi and the men who make up Gong as they announce an extensive UK tour for November 2020.
On the 24th July 2020, a compilation of new works will be released, under the title From Perpetuity, with all proceeds to Alzheimer’s Society.
Glastonbury Festival have announced details of their 2020 Emerging Talent Competition, which is once again supported by PRS for Music and PRS Foundation.
Watch the new video for Something Like This from …Trail of Dead’s The Godless Void And Other Stories album, out now on Inside Out Music.
News of the new re-issue of the Simple Minds Street Fighting Years album in multiple formats.
Jonathan Hultén, the darkly enigmatic Swedish Grammy-winning songwriter has released the first single & video for track “The Mountain” taken from his debut solo album Chants From Another Place, due for release on Kscope on 13th March.
A new theatrical version of The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff performed by BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winners, The Young’uns will open Northern Stage’s 50th anniversary season (4-22 February) ahead of regional performances.
The At The Barrier tribute to Rush drummer Neil Peart. A devastating loss to the music world.
A theatre company got a massive surprise when a global superstar showed up to see their show rehearsals.
2019 isn’t quite in the can yet, but Burning Witches are readying their assault on 2020 with a new album decked out in amazing artwork.
KOYO are back with a brand new video for the second song from their forthcoming second album. Watch Ostracised here.