28 avril 2016

The Communards: live at L'Olympia, Paris | 28th april 1986

30 years ago to the day,The Communards were, for the first time, on the stage of L'Olympia in Paris.Il y a 30 ans jour pour jour,The Communards étaient, pour la première fois, sur la scène de L'Olympia à Paris The Communards' first album (2CD deluxe edition by Edsel Records) is available here Dance & Desire (2CD + DVD deluxe edition by Edsel Records) is available here Jimmy Somerville's last album, "Homage", is available here and the brand new "Club Homage" can be ordered here  
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19 avril 2016

The Communards: 30 years Anniversary!

"The Communards debut album was released 30 years ago this year - we will be celebrating thisand just found this picture recently posted which we loved. JS HQ." The Communards in Parisphotograph: Claude Gassian
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20 février 2016

Jimmy Somerville: Live at Huxley's Neue Welt, Berlin, 19th february 2016

JIMMY SOMERVILLE & BAND Live at Huxley's Neue Welt, Berlin, 19th february 2016 Setlist:You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) Could It Be Love Back To Me Why? Tomorrow Something To Live For To Love Somebody Strong Enough Rolling For A Friend Never Can Say Goodbye Overload You Are My World Smalltown Boy Don't Leave Me This Way Encore:Some Wonder I Feel Love/Highway To Hell and also : Dresden Show at Alter SchlachthofSaturday 20th February 2016 Hamburg Show at GruenspanSunday 28th February 2016 Cologne Show at Gloria... [Lire la suite]
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10 janvier 2016

The Communards: BBC Radio One 'Janice Long' session | 13 oct 1985 | with 'America' an unreleased song!

Never heard before! The CommunardsRichard Coles & Jimmy SomervilleRadio One 'Janice Long' session13th october 1985 - Don't Slip Away -- Forbidden Love -- So Cold The Night -- America (unreleased!) -- La Dolarosa -  
22 octobre 2015

Jimmy Somerville: Discography 1984-2015

Bronski Beat(1984-1985)> Jimmy Somerville + Larry Steinbachek + Steve Bronski Albums:- The Age Of Consent (1984)- Hundreds & Thousands - The Remix Plus (1985) b-sides & remixes Re-editions:- The Age Of Consent [remastered] (1996)- The Age Of Consent [deluxe 2CD edition] including Hundreds &Thousands (2012) Singles:- Smalltown Boy (1984)- Why? (1984)- Ain't Necessarily So (1984)- I Feel Love [with Marc Almond] (1985)- Run From Love (promo only, 1985) The Communards (1985-1988)> Jimmy Somerville + Richard Coles ... [Lire la suite]
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10 avril 2015

The Communards: reunited!

 
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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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01 juin 2014

"THERE'S MORE TO LOVE" | The Communards' last single is 26 this month | 1988

This month in Jimmy Somerville / The Communards story:"THERE'S MORE TO LOVE" was released twenty six years ago (first entry in UK chart June 11th)The song was written by Jimmy Somerville & Richard Coles Highest position in UK chart : 20 Not a major hit but the very last single of The Commies, with an artwork by Diane Pacey (as the first single 'You Are My World' in 1985), with the production of Stephen Hague on 7" version and Mike Thorne on 12" version... LISTEN & WATCH: 'There's More To Love' video directed by The... [Lire la suite]
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03 mars 2014

The Communards: Red | LP UK & german press kits

LP: UK (LONLP 39 - London Records Ltd) > in 8½" x 12" red envelope: 3 postcards + A4 biography + photo + stickerLP: DE (828 074-1 - Metronome Musik GmbH) > in 8½" x 12" white envelope: 2 photos + A4 biography    1  [4’51] Tomorrow     2  [4’34] T.M.T. Love T.B.M.G.     3  [4’25] Matter Of Opinion     4  [4’30] Victims     5  [5’01] For A Friend     6  [4’43] Never Can Say Goodbye     7... [Lire la suite]
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03 mars 2014

The Communards: Communards | LP UK test pressing

LP: UK (602-252-5644 - Wakefield Manufacturing Inc.) > test pressing in standart gatefold sleeve with inner sleeve   side A    1  [4’52] Don't Leave Me This Way     2  [2’43] La Dolarosa     3  [4’14] Disenchanted     4  [5’24] Reprise     5  [5’46] So Cold The Night   side B     1  [4’31] You Are My World     2  [3’52] Lover Man     3  [2’58] Don't Slip... [Lire la suite]
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