Free Phil Collins Compilation CD
Available This Sunday In The U.K.
U.K. Phil Collins fans can look forward to a free 12-track CD sampler in the
The Mail on Sunday Phil Collins sampler CD (available Sunday, May
2nd, only) features songs selected by fans, as voted on by readers of the
publication. The track listing includes: In the Air Tonight, You Can't Hurry
Love, I Missed Again, Sussudio, One More Night, Another Day in Paradise, I
Wish It Would Rain Down, If Leaving Me Is Easy, Something Happened On The
Way To Heaven, Do You Remember, This Must Be Love, and Take Me Home. Be sure
to grab yours while you can (and for those of us not in the U.K., there is
Free Phil Collins Download Available
If you have not done so already, you can get a free download of Phil's new
recording of "Too Many Fish In The Sea" by registering on his
new official website.
Steve Hackett Announces New North
American/Japanese Tour Dates
On the official
Steve Hackett site, you can now get information on a number of newly
announced North American shows, including shows in Pennsylvania, Virginia,
New York, and Wisconsin. For the Japanese fans, Steve also announced one
show in Tokyo, Japan.
Limited Edition Peter Gabriel Album Art
Prints Now Available
You can now purchase the Peter Gabriel limited edition art prints first
discussed here a few months ago at the new
Galleries. You can purchase album art prints for every album from his
30+ year career starting with 1977's self-titled debut through 2010's
Scratch My Back. The prints come in two sizes: a 19 x 19 print (limited
to 99 copies) for £599 (roughly $920 U.S.) and a larger 28 x 28 print
(limited to 25 copies) for £999 (roughly $1,5359 U.S.). As previously
reported, each strictly limited edition art print is created using the
finest Giclee printing methods onto heavyweight Woodstock Felt paper,
checked and signed in pencil by Peter Gabriel and the artists involved.
Details Revealed on Phil Collins' New
Album, Going Back, and His Latest "Selection of Shows"
|For several months, its been known that Phil Collins would be releasing an
album of Motown and soul cover tunes from the 1960s. A few days ago, it was
confirmed that the album would be released in September 2010.
Today, we know
a bit more about this exciting new project. Here's what we know: The album
Going Back and will be released in North America on
Atlantic Records on September 28, 2010 (the tentative
U.K. release date is September 13, 2010).
GOING BACK (Complete
Track Listing - subject to change):
1. Girl (Why You Wanna Make Me Blue) (The Temptations)
2. Papa Was A Rolling Stone (The Temptations)
3. Going Back (made popular by Dusty Springfield)
4. Some Of Your Loving (made popular by Dusty Springfield)
5. Uptight (Everything’s Alright) (Stevie Wonder)
6. Blame It On The Sun (Stevie Wonder)
7. Never Dreamed You’d Leave In Summer (Stevie Wonder)
8. (Love Is Like A) Heat Wave (Martha and the Vandellas)
9. In My Lonely Room (Martha and the Vandellas)
10. Jimmy Mack (Martha and the Vandellas)
11. Standing In The Shadows Of Love (the Four Tops)
12. Something About You (The Four Tops)
13. Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever (The Four Tops)
14. Talking About My Baby (Curtis Mayfield and The Impressions)
15. Do I Love You? (The Ronettes)
16. Going To A Go-Go (Smokey Robinson & The Miracles)
17. Love Is Here (The Supremes)
18. Take Me In Your Arms (Rock Me A Little While) (Kim Weston)
In addition, Collins has announced four New York tour dates to promote the
album from June 22-25, 2010 at the Roseland Ballroom. Collins' 18-piece band
will include the Funk Brothers (who appear on the new album) along with
long-time solo band members Brad Cole, Daryl Stuermer, and Chester Thompson.
The pre-sale for these sure-to-sell-out concerts begins on Monday, April
19th, with general ticket sales for the public starting on April 24th.
Collins is spending quite a bit of time in New York this year between his
induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as part of Genesis) in March,
his acceptance of the
Johnny Mercer Award at the Songwriters Hall of Fame at the Marriott
Marquis Hotel on June 17th, and now four live shows at the Roseland
Phil Collins.com, Phil's New Website, is
Phil's new website,
PhilCollins.com, is now on-line and features a promo teaser for his new
Motown/R&B cover album, due September 2010!
Steve Hackett's 2-CD Special Edition of
Out of the Tunnel's Mouth Announced!
As confirmed on this site last month by Steve Hackett himself, the special
edition of Steve's latest album, Out of the Tunnel's Mouth, is
now available for pre-order. This 2-CD edition (EMI Records, catalog #
505388), features the complete album plus a bonus disc of rare live and
studio material (including several Genesis songs):
"Blood On The
Rooftops" (live), "A Tower Struck Down" (live), "Firth Of Fifth" (live),
"Fly On A Windshield" (live), "Broadway Melody Of 1974" (live), "Every Star
In The Night Sky" (new studio track)!
You can also still get the
single disc edition as well. Both the single and special disc editions
will be distributed via EMI (which makes the original independent issue a
April 4, 2010
Phil Collins Expresses Hopefulness About
Playing In A Genesis Reunion Again
Turn It On Again? Well, not just yet, but it seems that there is hope that
one day another Genesis reunion may happen. In a
recent article, Phil Collins says that he hopes to one day be able to
perform again with his recently inducted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band.
This is a surprising comment after Tony Banks' statement in February that he
thought the band was done. Only time will tell, but where there is optimism
there is hope!