Thursday, April 23, 2015

Japan Tour of Paul McCartney

The following is a report released by Universal Music Japan.

Paul McCartney as a solo concert in Japan, which is two years fifth time, started in Kyocera Dome Osaka on April 21!

Paul came to Japan with his wife Nancy to Kansai International Airport in the early morning April 20. Upon arrival, he started pre-rehearsal without also showing fatigue. About 1 year has passed since the chagrin performances discontinuation due to his poor health. Paul had been professed "I hope to see you all again soon". Came a time when finally play a revenge.

Kyocera Dome Osaka tour the first day, 40,000 fans were packed. Paul appeared on the stage in 19:10 which was delayed about 40 minutes from the curtain scheduled time. He exalted the left hand fist, responded to large cheers of the audience. Performances kicked off in the "Magical Mystery Tour" of the Beatles, it didn't show off in Japan tour of 2013. He greeting in the first MC "Maido, Osaka! Kaettekitayo!"  "Konban, mata, Nihon-go, ganbarimasu!" The applause from the audience by showing off the humorous Japanese MC.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The eight solo album of John Lennon will be released in 180g heavyweight LP box set

Posting from the following press release;
LONDON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- John Lennon's eight solo studio albums, remastered from their original analogue masters, have been newly cut to vinyl from 96k digital files for Lennon, a new 9LP boxed collection on heavyweight, 180-gram vinyl with faithfully replicated original album art.  To be released June 9 by Capitol/UMe, the collection's albums are all out-of-print worldwide on vinyl, with the exception of previous LP remasters of Imagine and Rock 'n' Roll which are in print in the United States. Lennon is the first complete collection of John Lennon's solo studio albums to be released on vinyl, and the individual LPs will be released on Friday, August 21.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Jeff Beck live album "JEFF BECK LIVE +" to launch

Jeff Beck will release the live album "JEFF BECK LIVE +" that contains also new studio tracks of two songs on this May 5th. Publisher is Atco Records / Rhino Entertainment.
Live recordings are included on the album, from the live tour that took place in 2014.
Recorded all 14 songs, including also cover song; The Beatles "A Day In The Life", Jimi Hendrix "Little Wing", The Mahavishnu Orchestra "You Know You Know", Sam Cooke "A Change Is Gonna Com" etc.