A nice memory of the Isle of Wight Festival

Here’s a nice memory of the Isle of Wight Festival at which ELP made their large-scale debut in 1970. It doesn’t mention ELP, but you get the feeling of how it was to be in the crowd at the festival and how massive it all was. I thought it was a great reminiscence and worth […]

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Greg Lake Band Live Show CD & Vinyl Reissue

Billy James of Glass Onyon PR has issued a press release with news about a reissue of the original Greg Lake Band (with the late, great Gary Moore on blistering guitar) from 1981; their outstanding live concert from the Hammersmith Odeon is getting a reissue soon on CD and vinyl. That’s great news!

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Noriko’s Inside “Asia in Asia” Stories

Many thanks to Noriko for sending us not only a new Close Encounter, but an inside story of Greg’s time with Asia in Japan in 1983! She also sent us her hand-written copy of a fan magazine signed by both him and Carl as thanks for showing them kind hospitality when they came to Japan. […]

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R.I.P. Chris Squire, Yes Bassist, 1948-2015

Saddened to hear of the passing of the great Chris Squire, bassist for the prog band Yes, last night. He just announced treatment for a form of leukemia about a month ago. Yesworld.com is confirming this with a very nice photo. R.I.P. sir, you will definitely be missed.
Greg and Chris actually shared a flat way […]

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Greg’s home town mentioned on BBC 2

Nice mention here:

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Today's Virtual Musical Map visits beautiful Poole Harbour in Dorset. The town is home to Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake and Palmer fame so […]

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Noddy’s Puncture 2015 Tour Dates Posted

Thanks to Tom & Company for keeping the music of ELP alive – see their 2015 tour dates on our Tribute Bands page, our Events Calendar, and their website. Come and see the show!

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Event: Noddy’s Puncture Tour Date

[ July 31, 2015; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Friday 31st July – The Studio – Tower Street, Hartlepool TS24 7HQ
Tel: 01429 424440

http://www.thestudiohartlepool.com

studiohartlepool@btinternet.com

Please contact The Studio for tickets

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Event: Noddy’s Puncture Tour Date

[ June 6, 2015; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Saturday 6th June – The Earl Haig – 23-25 Penlline Rd, Cardiff CF14 2AA
Tel: 02920 626015

Please contact Tom for tickets: £10. Send an SAE along with your payment and we’ll post them back to you.
Paypal payments now being taken for this concert please see http://www.noddyspuncture.co.uk/ for instructions.

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Event: Noddy’s Puncture Tour Date

[ July 30, 2015; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Thursday 30th July – The Cluny – 36 Lime Street, Ouseburn, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 2PQ
Tel: 0191 230 4474

Please contact The Cluny for tickets
https://thecluny.com

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