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Classic Pop Issue 13 Out Now!

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Issue 13 of Classic Pop is out now! Featuring our exclusive interview with Spandau Ballet and how they overcame their differences to begin again, the reformation tour, their new feature film ‘Soul Boys Of The Western World‘ and new album ‘The Story‘. MORE EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS with Holly Johnson, Claudia Brücken, Neneh Cherry, Andy Bell and [...]

Win Let’s Rock CDs!

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We’re offering you the chance to win one of three copies of Let’s Rock’s new compilation CD! Simply follow the link, sign up to the Classic Pop newsletter and answer the question correctly to be in with a chance of winning. Closing date is next Monday – 25th August! Good luck! ENTER THE COMPETITION HERE [...]

Classic Pop Issue 12 Out Now!

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Issue 12 of Classic Pop is out now! Classic Pop 12 tracks back to the moment on-stage at the MTV Awards that Madonna staked her claim to superstardom and celebrates 30 years since the global hit album that followed. Buy now for just £4.99 (+p&p) – or buy the app edition for £3.99/$5.99 or the desktop/Android version Other highlights [...]

Prince’s Hit And Run Tour – Part II Sets Off

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Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL opened their ‘Hit and Run Tour – Part II’ last night, May 15th 2014, at the LG Arena in Birmingham, England.  Prince and the band (guitarist Donna Grantis, bassist Ida Nielsen, drummer Hannah Ford-Welton with additional musician’s keyboardists Joshua Welton and Cassandra O’Neal) took to the stage to play an astonishing set [...]

Classic Pop Issue 11 Out Now

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Issue 11 of Classic Pop is out now! For this issue of Classic Pop we chat with the cast of musicians and producers that helped to steer our cover star Kate Bush on the way from teenage prodigy to global success! Buy now for just £4.99 (+p&p) – or buy the app edition for £3.99/$5.99 or the desktop/Android version [...]

Andy Bell’s New Concept Album

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Erasure pop legend Andy Bell has announced the release of his fourth solo album Torsten The Bareback Saint, a groundbreaking musical concept available from 28th July 2014 through Strike Force Entertainment (Cherry Red Records). The theatrical 22 song-cycle tells the poignant stories of semi-immortal polysexual Torsten, cursed to love many and get close to none, [...]

Let’s Rock competition winners announced!

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We are happy to announce the winners of our Lets Rock competition from Issue 9 of Classic Pop! Here are the lucky winners… 1st prize (Family pass and glamping Bristol with meet and greet) Simon – Bristol 2nd prize (Family ticket to all 4 events) Fabio – South Woodford 3 x Runners up (pair of [...]

New Echo And The Bunnymen Album And Tour

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Echo And The Bunnymen have announced their new album Meteorites to be released on 429 Records, May 5th. A UK and European tour to support the album begins on May 2nd. Here’s the info: “Legendary Liverpool band Echo and The Bunnymen are putting the finishing touches on their 12th studio album and first since 2009, [...]

Belinda Carlisle On Vintage TV

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Be sure to tune in to Vintage TV on  Tuesday 25th March, 10.30pm to see Belinda Carlisle: Needle Time (also showing on Sunday 30th March at 8.00pm)  

Grace Jones ‘Nightclubbing’ Deluxe Edition Announced

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On April 28th 2014  Island Records / Universal Music Catalogue release a deluxe edition of Grace Jones’ classic album ‘Nightclubbing.     The reissued 1981 album is remastered and expanded and features bonus 12” mixes & rarities including two newly discovered, ultra-rare tracks from the original sessions and a special 12” (cut at Abbey Road Studios) [...]