Wednesday
Oct032012

Squeeze BBC Documentary Announced!

On October 12, BBC4 will screen a brand new documentary ‘Squeeze: Take Me I'm Yours’ which reappraises the song-writing clout of Difford and Tilbrook, and shows why Squeeze hold a special place in British Popular music.
 
Contributions will come from former band members Jools Holland and Paul Carrack, together with testament from Elvis Costello, Mark Knopfler and Aimee Man.
Wednesday
Oct032012

Squeeze to Sell New Songs Direct to Fans at Gigs

Squeeze have announced they will tour the UK in November and December - and offer fans instant post-gig recordings of each set via a 'pop-up shop'.

Founding members and songwriters Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford will play 22 nights (see below for full listings) and will move from the stage to the pop-up shop each night.

Fans will then be able to buy a recording of that evening's show which will include the first new Squeeze songs for 14 years.

It is not the first time the band has taken control of their own recordings; in 2010, they re-recorded many of their hits to sound as similar as possible to the original masters on an album cheekily called Spot The Difference.

To read more about this... click link below.

http://www.musicweek.com/news/read/squeeze-to-sell-new-songs-direct-to-fans-at-gigs/052027

Thursday
Aug022012

Squeeze U.K. Tour : Tickets Available Now

AUGUST
9th August
 – Cropredy Festival

NOV/DEC 
16 Nov 2012 – Guildford - G-Live – TICKETS
17 Nov 2012 – Cambridge - Corn Exchange – TICKETS
19 Nov 2012 – Bristol - Colston Hall – TICKETS
20 Nov 2012 – Plymouth - Plymouth Pavilions – TICKETS
21 Nov 2012 – Brighton - Brighton Dome – TICKETS
23 Nov 2012 – Bournemouth - O2 Academy Bournemouth – TICKETS
24 Nov 2012 – Reading - Reading Hexagon – TICKETS
26 Nov 2012 – Cardiff - St Davids Hall – TICKETS
27 Nov 2012 – Folkestone - Leas Cliff Hall – TICKETS
28 Nov 2012 – Southend - Cliffs Pavilion – TICKETS
30 Nov 2012 – Birmingham - Symphony Hall – TICKETS
01 Dec 2012 – Manchester - O2 Apollo – TICKETS
02 Dec 2012 – Sheffield - O2 Academy Sheffield – TICKETS
04 Dec 2012 – Leeds - O2 Academy Leeds – TICKETS
05 Dec 2012 – Nottingham - Royal Concert Hall – TICKETS
06 Dec 2012 – Norwich - Norwich U.E.A. – TICKETS
08 Dec 2012 – Newcastle - Newcastle City Hall – TICKETS
09 Dec 2012 – Glasgow - O2 Academy Glasgow – TICKETS
10 Dec 2012 – Liverpool - Philharmonic Hall – TICKETS
12 Dec 2012 – London - HMV Forum – TICKETS
13 Dec 2012 – London - O2 Shepherds Bush Empire – TICKETS
14 Dec 2012 – London - IndigO2 at The O2 – TICKETS

Wednesday
May302012

Chris Difford and Norman Lovett take their show to the Edinburgh Festival

Chris Difford and Norman Lovett have enthralled audiences on their music and comedy tour and can now announce that they are taking the show to the Edinburgh Festival in 2012 for a full month at the iconic Gilded Balloon venue.

The show entitled "It's All About Me" tells the story of Chris's journey through his musical life from the 50p advert that brought him and Glenn together to form Squeeze through to playing Madison Square Garden and up to the present day. With tales of tours, Top Of The Pops, break ups and make ups it is a must see show for any fan of this truly iconic song writer.

Norman, the star of BBC's cult sci-fi comedy series Red Dwarf, provides humour in the most dead pan way you can imagine, drawing belly laughs from the audience with his take on life.

Backed up by the stunning vocals of Dorie Jackson this show brings great music, brilliant anecdotes and comedy at its best in a perfect combination for the Edinburgh Festival.

Sharon Burgess who booked Chris and Norman for The Gilded Balloon saw the show in Stirling "I loved the show - its a perfect combination of humour and music complimented by Norman's dead pan delivery and Chris's charismatic  storytelling. Fringe audiences will adore it!"

Tickets go on sale on May 31st at www.gildedballoon.co.uk

Tuesday
May082012

Guitar World feature on Glenn Tilbrook

Tuesday
May012012

New Squeeze Video Footage!

Check out the latest footage, filmed during Squeeze's most recent U.S. visit.  Videos will include behind the scenes footage at Coachella, Ellen Degeneres Show, out and about in California & New York, and more.

To see the Video Blogs, click on "Hanson's Half Hour".. and enjoy!

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