Category: Anniversary

The Godfathers lose 2 founding members, announce new lineup, more concerts

The Godfathers lose 2 founding members, announce new lineup, more concerts

Tweet Reunited U.K. guitar-rockers The Godfathers yesterday announced the departure of founding members Mike Gibson and George Mazur — the second lineup change this year, […]

John Lydon hoping for ‘bigger’ Public Image Ltd. tour next year, possible album

John Lydon hoping for ‘bigger’ Public Image Ltd. tour next year, possible album

Tweet John Lydon confirmed this week that he hopes to mount a more extensive Public Image Ltd. reunion tour next year, and may even record […]

The Clash’s ‘London Calling’ 30th anniversary reissue skimpier than 25th anniversary set

The Clash’s ‘London Calling’ 30th anniversary reissue skimpier than 25th anniversary set

Tweet There was a bit of a hubub a few weeks ago when the NME reported that  The Clash’s classic 1979 double album London Calling […]

The Replacements’ ‘Let It Be’ subject of 25th anniversary concert in Minneapolis

The Replacements’ ‘Let It Be’ subject of 25th anniversary concert in Minneapolis

Tweet The Replacements’ utterly peerless 1984 album Let It Be will be the subject of a 25th anniversary bash at Minneapolis’ famed First Avenue next […]

Roger O’Donnell to share memories, photos of recording The Cure’s ‘Disintegration’

Roger O’Donnell to share memories, photos of recording The Cure’s ‘Disintegration’

Tweet Roger O’Donnell, former keyboardist for The Cure, plans to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Disintegration by offering up his written recollections of that landmark […]

Public Image Ltd. reissuing ‘Metal Box’ on CD, plus out-of-print ‘Plastic Box’ compilation

Public Image Ltd. reissuing ‘Metal Box’ on CD, plus out-of-print ‘Plastic Box’ compilation

Tweet Virgin Records will commemorate the reunion of John Lydon’s Public Image Ltd. this December by releasing a newly remastered edition of the postpunk band’s […]

Video: Pixies ‘Doolittle’ tour stage production

Video: Pixies ‘Doolittle’ tour stage production

Tweet With the Pixies set to open the U.S. leg of their Doolittle 20th anniversary tour Wednesday in Los Angeles, we thought we’d offer American […]

Madness reissuing ‘One Step Beyond…’ in expanded, remastered 30th anniversary set

Madness reissuing ‘One Step Beyond…’ in expanded, remastered 30th anniversary set

Classic British ska outfit Madness — whose “The Prince” was the second single issued by iconic 2 Tone Records — next week will release an […]

The Godfathers announce St. Valentine’s Day Massacre in London, plus German tour

The Godfathers announce St. Valentine’s Day Massacre in London, plus German tour

Reactivated Brit guitar-rockers The Godfathers today announced a short tour of Germany in December — and revealed they’ll celebrate their 25th anniversary next year with […]

Pixies selling live CDs, downloads, ‘USB bracelets’ of European ‘Doolittle’ concerts

Pixies selling live CDs, downloads, ‘USB bracelets’ of European ‘Doolittle’ concerts

The Pixies are commemorating this fall’s Doolittle 20th anniversary tour by releasing limited-edition, professionally recorded live CDs, digital downloads and “USB bracelets” of its concerts […]

Video and setlist: Pixies open ‘Doolittle’ 20th anniversary tour last night in Dublin

Video and setlist: Pixies open ‘Doolittle’ 20th anniversary tour last night in Dublin

The venerable Pixies opened their much-anticipated Doolittle 20th anniversary tour last night at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre — the first of three nights there — and […]

Pixies add additional ‘Doolittle’ anniversary tour dates in Europe, U.S., Australia

Pixies add additional ‘Doolittle’ anniversary tour dates in Europe, U.S., Australia

The Pixies are set to open their Doolittle 20th anniversary tour next week in Dublin, and, thanks to crushing demand for tickets, the band over […]

Tracklist: U2’s ‘Unforgettable Fire’ reissue includes unreleased songs, live material

Tracklist: U2’s ‘Unforgettable Fire’ reissue includes unreleased songs, live material

Tweet U2’s 25th anniversary reissue of The Unforgettable Fire will include a pair of tracks left over from that album’s 1983 sessions, as well as […]