Midge Ure, best known as the front man for British band Ultravox and Sir Bob Geldof’s co-conspirator in the African-relief benefit single “Do They Know It’s Christmas,” made a rare Nashville visit to the City Winery stage. 499 more words
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Ultravox is one of those bands that enjoyed chart success all over the world but failed to really break through in the United States. Lament, released in 1984 was a huge success for Ultravox, peaking at #8 in the UK and #25 in Germany but never made it past #115 in the States. 112 more words
Oh the ravages of time… over the last several years, I’ve been picking up tickets to concerts by bands from the “New Wave” era as they do the rounds, whether they are out on the road again for the sheer joy of playing live, because they are out promoting new work, or just due to the fact that the rock industry has no retirement plan! 500 more words
The second edition of the podcast which asks: who would win in a massive cage fight amongst Radio 1 DJs of the 70s and 80s? 250 more words