05 octobre 2014

"WHY?" | Bronski Beat's second single is 30 | 1984

In Jimmy Somerville / Bronski Beat story:"WHY?" was released thirty years ago (14th September 1984)The song was written by Jimi Somerville, Laz Steinbachek and Steve Bronski.Why? is dedicated to the memory of Drew Griffiths (playwright), victim of a homophobic murder in 1984. "This was written for Martin, a friend of the Bronskis who was hounded out of the country by his boyfriend's irate and violent parents. It's a measure of what makes this lot special that they've managed to parcel up all their anger about Martin's harrassment... [Lire la suite]
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19 septembre 2014

Jimmy Somerville: 'BACK TO ME' | OUT NOW!

BACK TO ME (radio edit)3'46 (C) 2014 Jess E Musique Ltd.
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18 septembre 2014

Jimmy Somerville: 'Do You Really Want To Hurt Me' duet with Boy George

Boy George performed Culture Club's entire 'Colour By Numbers' album with the 90-piece orchestra for BBC Radio 2 with performances from vocalists Jimmy Somerville, John Grant and Eve Gallagher.    
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15 septembre 2014

Jimmy Somerville: US/Canada brand new single 'TRAVESTY' | Soon!

Press release: The euphoric joy of disco has been one consistent thread, which has run through the diverse, illustrious thirty-year career of pop legend Jimmy Somerville. Famous for re-making disco classics as his own, “Travesty”, Jimmy’s first original disco-styled single will make its debut on JoeMyGod on Sept. 15th and will be serviced promotionally (single version and extended mix) to media outlets and clubs. “Travesty” will be available from all digital retailers on October 28th (via Membran). “Travesty”, written by Jimmy and... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2014

Jimmy Somerville: interviews...

Release meets Jimmy Somerville>> HERE << Interview by Danny Milby at Rewind Festival>> HERE << Sarah Jane Morris recalls singing with Red Wedge (The Telegraph)>> HERE <<
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29 août 2014

Jimmy Somerville: brand new single 'BACK TO ME' | Soon!

Great news from JSHQ:"A teasing piece of Disco news for the weekend -the first single to be released from the album will be a track called 'Back To Me' and available very soon... more on that next week! Here's a section of the artwork." “My new single 'Back to Me' has a groove to get your toe to move, or if you're feeling carefree.... all ten! A warm and tender love song to ease us into autumn with romance. It's a gentle taster of what's to come on the album 'Homage'." - Jimmy Somerville Back To Me... [Lire la suite]
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28 août 2014

Jimmy Somerville: Live at Rewind Festival 2014 | mp3 live mini-album

Jimmy's Live at Rewind Festival 2014 MP3 Mini-Album is now on sale via:the Concert Live website at http://tinyurl.com/qjrgqk4 and the Official Rewind Festival app at www.rewindfestivalapp.com The MP3 mini-album Includes Jimmy's entire live set from Rewind Southand at just £2.99 is available to download now!      "JS HQ" Live at Rewind Festival 2014: 1-You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)2-Why?3-Never Can Say Goodbye4-To Love Somebody5-Smalltown Boy6-Don't leave Me This Way[33'12]
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12 août 2014

Bronski Beat: live at Maaspoort, Den Bosch, Netherlands, 12th october 1984

tracklist:- No More War- Smalltown Boy - Why? Bronski Beat Maaspoort Den Bosch 12-10-1984
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