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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11 août 2014

"DON'T LEAVE ME THIS WAY" | The Communards feat. Sarah Jane Morris' single is 28 today | 1986

Today in Jimmy Somerville / The Communards story:"DON'T LEAVE ME THIS WAY" was released twenty eight years ago.The song was written by Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff and Cary Gilbert.Originally a hit for Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes and for Thelma Houston, The Communards decided to release their version of the Philly classic as their third single (after You Are My World & Disenchanted).It was number one in the UK for four weeks and was the top-selling single in the UK that year."I wasn't thinking in terms of it being a single when... [Lire la suite]
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10 août 2014

Richard Coles: Fathomless Riches | released on October 16, 2014

"The Reverend Richard Coles is a parish priest in Northamptonshire and a regular host of BBC Radio 4's Saturday Live. He is also the only vicar in Britain to have had a number 1 hit single: the Communards' 'Don't Leave Me This Way' topped the charts for four weeks and was the biggest-selling single of its year. Fathomless Riches is his remarkable memoir in which he divulges with searing honesty and intimacy his pilgrimage from a rock-and-roll life of sex and drugs to a life devoted to God and Christianity. Music is where it... [Lire la suite]
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18 juillet 2014

Jimmy Somerville: interview in The Guardian | July 2014

Jimmy Somerville:'Jesus Christ! Alan Shearer – what a little sex bomb!' about: still alive, his beard, his voice, Smalltown Boy, independence of Scotland, Alan ShearerRichard Coles' speedboat in Ibiza, gay artists, alcohol...andnew 'organic disco' album called 'HOMAGE' with only one synthesiser, a mellotron theguardian
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11 juillet 2014

Jimmy Somerville: Dance and Desire: Rarities and Videos | new 2CD+DVD collection | this autumn

more information soon! original "Dance and Desire" artwork of the "Do You Wanna Dance" tour program in 1991
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