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Phil Manzanera (left) and Bryan Ferry of Roxy Music perform at Madison Square Garden on September 12 in New York City. Photo: Steven Ferdman/TNS Roxy Music emerged as the band that fell to earth when they released their self-titled debut album on June 16, 1972 – the same day David Bowie’s “The Rise and Fall …

The upcoming concert week in North Texas is something of a slow burn, leading to a night of absolutely impossible decisions at the end of the week. The Mars Volta kick off the week by playing two shows at Deep Ellum, celebrating the band’s reunion and new style. Roxy Music also performs a reunion concert …

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 12: Phil Manzanera of Roxy Music at Madison Square Garden on … [+] September 12, 2022 in New York. (Photo by Steven Ferdman/Getty Images for Live Nation) Getty Images for Live Nation Currently, British guitarist Phil Manzanera is on tour with his legendary band Roxy Music, which is celebrating …

Just over 50 years ago, on the same day, June 16, 1972, two albums were released that changed the landscape of rock and its sartorial splendour: Roxy Music’s self-titled debut album and “The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders” by David Bowie. Of March. While each album was conveniently labeled as part …

Could we tell more about a candidate for mayor from his cultural tastes rather than his politics? What kind of TV shows, movies and music do they like? What about books and video games? And what do these tastes tell us about them? Things asked the mayors of Christchurch, Phil Mauger and David Meates, about …

With that in mind, he and his fellow Roxy Music members have worked hard in rehearsals to pick up where they left off – whether it was 1982, when the band disbanded, or 10 years ago, when Roxy reunited for the last time. Manzanera, frontman Bryan Ferry, multi-instrumentalist Andy Mackay and drummer Paul Thompson will …

Very few bands can boast of the vast influence of Roxy Music. Over the course of eight studio albums, delivered over an 11-year period, the British band created a body of work that would touch and inspire virtually every corner of the pop music universe – from punk, college rock and indie-pop to funk, new …

Roxy Music kicked off its 50th anniversary tour Wednesday night in Toronto. After an opening performance by St. Vincent, Roxy Music began their set with “Re-make/Re-model”, the first track from their 1972 self-titled debut album. Songs from nearly every Roxy Music album are entries in the set list (except those of 1973 Failed). To end …

Released for the first time on vinyl on the occasion of the group’s reunion, the main merit of this compilation is its inclusiveness. Unlike its golden disc predecessor, The best of is a simple collection of singles (not Mother of pearl, in every dream home a heartache or Song For Europe here), with only Redo/Remodel …

Throughout his long career, Bryan Ferry, best known as the lead singer of legendary British rock band Roxy Music, has always projected a very cool, easy-going persona, a sort of rock and roll version of James Bond. Yet the generally unfazed Ferry is genuinely amazed that his band’s music continues to resonate with audiences five …

Get Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry vinyl and collectibles at the Goldmine store By Joe Matera First to emerge from the glam rock scene of the early 1970s, English art-pop rockers Roxy Music continued to explore the limits of sonic experimentation throughout the decade. By 1980 they had reached the point in their career where …

Gigs This event has passed. Find other things to do instead. The British band’s reunion tour arrives at TD Garden on September 17. The only disappointing news about Roxy Music’s upcoming reunion tour, on the 50th anniversary of the British art-rock band’s debut album, is that founding member Brian Eno, who never enjoyed life on …

With the exception of his 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction performance, British art rockers Roxy Music haven’t played in America since 2003. But the iconic band’s 13-date tour won’t bring him back. not just hitting American shores in September .7 — it will also celebrate the 50th anniversary of Roxy Music’s self-titled …

July 8, 2022, 6:15 PM Bryan Ferry became a cultural icon during his time at Roxy Music. Photo: press release By Thomas Curtis Horsfall With Roxy Music, Bryan Ferry became one of the most influential figures in rock music. Here’s everything you need to know about the distinctive singer: Who is Brian Ferry? Brian Ferry …

Roxy Music announced the reissue The best of Roxy music via Virgin/UMC on September 2. This will be the first time the career-spanning Roxy Music collection will be available on vinyl. Roxy Music announced in March that Bryan Ferry, Andy Mackay, Phil Manzanera and Paul Thompson would reunite for the first time since their sold-out, …

Roxy Music’s greatest hits album “The Best Of Roxy Music” is set to be reissued on vinyl for the very first time. Originally released in 2001, the 18-track collection includes classic singles such as “More Than This” (1982), “Over You” (1980) “Angel Eyes” (1979) and the band Bryan’s 1981 cover. Ferry from John Lennon ‘Jealous …

Roxy Music Siren (Half Speed ​​Master Vinyl Reissue) UMC/Virgin June 20, 2022 Web-exclusive By Austin Saalman In 1975, a thin white David Bowie was busy singing plastic soul tunes to young Americans, Marc Bolan had since disappeared behind the cutout of Zinc Alloy, Iggy Pop was spiraling in a haze of manic dope (but not …

The events that make the story tend to become more obvious once the context develops. This is certainly true in music. While some movements are obviously earth-shattering right now – to name a few, Beatlemania, punk and the rise of Nirvana – their true impact is taking some time to be felt. For example, it …

The Doobie Brothers and Roxy Music Lead Spiderhead’s Yacht Rock Soundtrack: Stream appeared first on Consequence. sci-fi thriller spider head hits Netflix on June 17, and along with the film starring Chris Hemsworth and Miles Teller, comes a yacht rock-inspired soundtrack. Listen to The Doobie Brothers, Roxy Music and more on the project’s OST below. …

Roxy Music gave us Bryan Ferry and Brian Eno, influenced punk and new wave, and charmed a legion of musicians with their art of sonic collage: David Bowie, Chic, Grace Jones, Sex Pistols, U2, Duran Duran, Siouxie and the Banshees, Radiohead, Scissor Sisters, Franz Ferdinand, and more. So why on earth did it take Roxy …

‘Avalon’, Roxy Music’s latest album, just turned 40. ‘Avalon’ was Roxy Music’s eighth and final album. The album was released on May 28, 1982. Roxy Music recorded the album at Compass Point Studios in the Bahamas. It became their most successful album, reaching No. 1 in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. The USA missed …

Although its price has been reduced by a third from what it was on sale two years ago, the former home of the Roxy Music lead guitarist still hasn’t moved. This begs the question of whether buyers are looking for – in the words of the band’s 1980s track – more than that? The unusual …

tank media signed Roxy Music guitarist and record producer, Phil Manzanera, to a worldwide publishing deal, including his catalog of hits and future works. Manzanera’s storied career credits include tracks from Roxy Music, Pink Floyd, Tim Finn, David Gilmour, Nico and Brian Eno, among others. One of the UK’s most renowned musicians and producers, he …

Photo credit: Reservoir Reservoir announces a worldwide publishing deal with Roxy Music’s Phil Manzanera. The deal includes works from Manzanera’s catalog including songs by Roxy Music, Pink Floyd, Tim Finn, Brian Eno, and more. Phil Manzanera rose to prominence in the 1970s as lead guitarist for Roxy Music, inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall …

June 5, 1982 With their eighth album Avalon, Roxy Music was again number one on the LP charts. Those familiar with listening to the band’s imaginative world of glamor and luxury could tell something was different. Where was the traditional femme fatale that has adorned their album covers since the 1972 self-titled debut? Instead, the …

In the current issue of Uncut, Brian Ferry written exclusively for us on Roxy Musicof his eight studio albums – from their self-titled debut in 1972 to Avalon, a decade later. To whet your appetite for Ferry’s wry and insightful observations, here it is on the band’s debut in the genre… “I started putting the …

Chris Martin pays tribute to Roxy Music in Love Is The Drug T-shirt as he joins girlfriend Dakota Johnson at Barbara Streisand’s 80th birthday milestone party By Jason Chester for MailOnline Published: 09:55 BST, 26 April 2022 | Updated: 12:46 BST, 26 April 2022 The day was all about Barbara Streisand, but Chris Martin seemed …

Thank you, first of all, to everyone who took the time to write to us or message us on our social media with kind words about last month’s 300th issue. As always, your support means a lot to us and it is extremely satisfying to know that all of our hard work and effort has …

In what might be the best news of the week, legendary English rockers Roxy Music have announced their first tour in 11 years (and their first concerts on American soil in 19 years) to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their self-titled debut album. in 1972. The band, consisting of their core quartet of vocalist Bryan …

by Best Classic Bands Staff Roxy Music (Photo: Brian Cooke via Live Nation) Roxy Music has announced its first tour in over a decade to mark the 50th anniversary of its breakthrough debut album. Bryan Ferry, Andy Mackay, Phil Manzanera and Paul Thompson, together on stage for the first time since their critically acclaimed and …

Brian Ferry Roxy Music has announced their first tour in 11 years, celebrating the band’s historic 50th anniversary of their debut album. With the Los Angeles tour stopping at The Forum on September 28, joining Roxy Music on this very special tour will be none other than the illustrious St. Vincent. With the exception of …

LEGENDARY band Roxy Music have announced they will be playing Glasgow as part of a 50th anniversary tour. The first time they played in the city was in April 1973, at Green’s Playhouse. Tickets cost from 85p. It was a good year for fans of Bryan Ferry, Andy Mackay, Phil Manzanera and Paul Thompson, as …

Photo of Barry’s Tickets just announced the Roxy Music 50th Anniversary Tour See you 2022! Roxy Music will reunite for their first North American tour in nearly 20 years Two years after their induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Roxy Music will reunite for their first North American tour in nearly 20 …

Roxy Music has announced a 50th anniversary tour that will visit North America and Europe in September and October. The trek begins September 7 in Toronto and ends October 14 in London. St. Vincent will open all North American dates except Boston. Tickets for the UK dates will go on sale to the general public …

Roxy Music announced a series of tour dates to mark the 50th anniversary of their debut album. For their first tour since 2011, Brian Ferry, Phil Manzanera, Andy Maccay and Paul Thompson will play North America and the UK. The tour dates are:September 7 – Scotiabank Arena – TorontoSeptember 9 – Capital One Arena – …

Madison Square Garden is already gearing up for a busy September as the world’s most famous arena just announced two shows – Roxy Music on September 12 with special guest St. Vincent and Florence + The Machine on September 16 . plus the Sam Aile supporting act. This will be Roxy Music‘s first tour in …

The post Roxy Music Reunite for First Tour in 11 Years appeared first on Consequence. Roxy Music is reuniting for a 50th anniversary tour, marking the band’s first gigs together in 11 years. Bryan Ferry, Andy Mackay, Phil Manzanera and Paul Thompson have confirmed a 13-date tour of North America and the UK in September …

Roxy Music are set to release newly remastered half-speed editions of their legendary self-titled debut album and its acclaimed follow-up, For Your Pleasure. Both titles received a new Half-Speed ​​cut from Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios in London. To reflect the audio, the albums have had their artwork revised and given a gloss laminate …

Tonight (February 1) on the famous classic album at midnight on Radio Nova we play Avalon by Roxy Music. The album is presented in its entirety without advertising or interruption. Formed in 1970 by singer-songwriter Bryan Ferry, Roxy Music began life in the progressive rock movement. Over the decade, the band evolved into a more …

Local Natives has unveiled a new four-track EP, Music Composed by The Pen Gala 1983. It includes covers of “More Than This” by Roxy Music, “I’m Not In Love” by 10cc, “Right Down The Line” by Gerry Rafferty and “I Keep Forgettin ‘(Every Time You’re Near) by Michael McDonald “. All songs are featured in …

The leader of Roxy Music Bryan Ferry has long enjoyed a reputation as one of rock’s most successful female men – in large part thanks to The groupClever illustrations from, which injected a bit of fashion glamor into rock album covers. (It didn’t hurt that Ferry was romantically linked to many Roxy Music models…) Their …

Wolf Alice covered Roxy Music’s classic single “More Than This” as part of a new ’80s compilation on Deezer. The London group shared the original version of the 1982 song on Twitter yesterday (May 24) before singer Ellie Rowsell explained that she first heard the song in the credits of the film starring Jane Fonda. …

On Thursday, April 1, a reprint of a 1971 letter seeped into some remote corners of the Twitterverse. This correspondence was addressed to “MB Ferry” of London. It was from Hugh C. Smith, director of artists and repertoire for Polydor Records Ltd. “B. Ferry” is Bryan Ferry, former lead singer of Roxy Music. In his …

It took weeks to record, with an odd choice of producer and no record company involved. But it kicked off an iconic career. The album was Roxy Music’s self-titled debut album in 1972, and it contained all the elements that would make them legendary. And for guitarist Phil Manzanera, it was an eventful time. “I …

One of the unintended consequences of the streaming boom was a change in the very structure of pop song. Listeners who only had to click a button to explore an unfathomable amount of music quickly lost their patience. They were less willing to listen to long songs; they were less willing to wait for songs …

Only three weeks later John lennon had had two consecutive singles posthumously in the UK, he was the writer and inspiration of another. Roxy Musicthe version of his song “Jealous guy” reached the top of the rankings on March 14, 1981. Roxy’s only UK No.1 single was born due to their scheduled appearance, the day …

The Peter Frampton Group‘s takes on Roxy Music’s “Avalon“is the last track to be revealed from their upcoming album Frampton forgets the words. Of the song, Frampton explains, “The original is such a perfect piece of music. I really wanted to get as close to vocal inflection as possible, and I think I almost got …

Peter Frampton has released his version of “Avalon,” the classic song originally released by Roxy Music in 1982. Frampton and his band stay true to the original arrangement in their rendition, layering lush synth, drums and bass sounds. The cover is entirely instrumental, with Frampton using his distinctive guitar sound instead of vocals. “The original …

Peter Frampton delivers instrumental rendition of Roxy Music’s classic “Avalon” as guitarist’s latest offering Frampton forgets the words, a collection of instrumental covers. Frampton and his band’s version doesn’t stray too far from the 1982 original, with his guitar replacing Bryan Ferry’s inimitable voice. “The original is such a perfect piece of music,” Frampton said …

Kevin Wiggins | 02/26/2021 The Peter Frampton Band has released a music video for their cover of the Roxy Music classic “Avalon.” The song is from their upcoming album of instrumental covers. The new record, titled “Frampton Forgets the Words”, is due out April 23 and will feature Frampton and his band taking on some …

MATTHEW Donnachie had to get up from the ground after his dream came true. A fan of Roxy Music in his youth, the Dunfermline musician always admired Bryan Ferry and imagined what it would be like to have his voice, his style and his reputation. Donnachie had performed in bands before, but it wasn’t until …

Who would have thought that original glam rocker and founding member of ’70s band Roxy Music would be leading a plea for a quiet life in the heart of the West End? As Roxy’s fiery saxophonist, Andy Mackay preferred silver sports suits and gold lamé pants alongside band member Bryan Ferry, and he co-wrote their …

Take a tour of the impressive Chertsey estate previously owned by Phil Manzanera The incredible former Grade II listed home of Roxy Music guitarist Phil Manzanera is on the market for £ 5.95million. St Ann’s Court in Chertsey is made up of two very different buildings – the modernist Round House and the more traditional …

Diana Diplarakou Dipson, sits in the foreground, left, with a violin. Photo courtesy of Anne Marie Starowitz. Rose Caccamise will be truly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. About 10 years ago, Rose contacted me and asked if I would do an article on Diana Dipson. We have met a few …

During the last year of the 1970s, the debate over Roxy Music’s shift to a more overtly commercial sound, at least with their singles, was nothing new. The art-rock of “Virginia Plain”, “Pajamarama” and other early markers had since given ground to a more radio and club friendly style, as early as 1975 “Love Is …

A luxury mansion where Roxy Music and Pink Floyd recorded hits and where Renee Zellwegger stayed during the filming of Judy is back on the market for £ 6million after a third was slashed from asking price. St Ann’s Court, near Chertsey in Surrey, was where Roxy Music and the members of Pink Floyd, The …

Angel Olsen released his superb record All mirrors as the culmination of a full decade in the music industry. While the record claims an expansive production that diverts from Olsen’s old catalog, the singer still occasionally takes out her acoustic guitar to perform moving covers on social networks. Olsen recently released his own version of …

In July, Cleveland Scene turns 50, and before the occasion, we decided to dig through the archives every week to repost something that appeared in the newspaper on that date (or thereabouts) for Sceneof the first decade. This interview with Phil Manzanera of Roxy Music by Cliff Michalski appeared in the March 13, 1975 issue. …

Emerging fully formed in 1972 with their surprisingly original debut album, titled the same name, most people’s first glimpse of Roxy Music was of them playing Virginia Plain to Top of the pop. The song was irresistibly catchy, the image was a searing combination of futuristic glam and retro-chic. Roxy Music was post-modern long before …

REFORMED avant-garde rock band Roxy Music is the main attraction of this year’s Electric Picnic. The group will perform together for the first time in five years. Inger Bryan Ferry will be joined in the lineup by original Roxy members Phil Manzanera and Andy Mackay at Stradbally Hall, Co Laois, on the weekend of September …

Roxy Music vintage 1975 signified a more dance-oriented incarnation of sophisticated music than that of previous years. But not only did they retain all of their inventiveness and style, but by the end of the year they had just enjoyed their highest-ranked UK single to date and their fifth Top 10 album in a row. …

English singer Bryan Ferry performs onstage at the Chicago Theater in Chicago Illinois on August 1… [+] 2019. (Photo by Paul Natkin/Getty Images) Getty In March of this year, Bryan Ferry reunited with his longtime Roxy Music bandmates minus Brian Eno when Roxy Music was finally rightly inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of …

“I was raised as a Methodist, so we sang a lot of hymns and went to chapel twice every Sunday when I was growing up in London. We sang hymns like they do in Welsh choirs, with great enthusiasm, ”says Andy Mackay to Program during an interruption of rehearsals for his Psalms 3 concert at …

John Wetton, bassist and singer of a multitude of bands, died of colon cancer at the age of 67. He had been ill for some time, having undergone surgery in 2015 to remove a 1kg malignant mass (!!!) from his stomach. Wetton has served in a number of prog groups including King Crimson, UK, Asia …

“People might be surprised to read this, but I was very strongly inspired by progressive music when I was younger. I have listened to so many different artists that it is very difficult for me to talk about just one. It almost sounds insulting when there are many that had an effect on me when …

After their induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, Phil Manzanera and Andy Mackay of Roxy Music have announced a UK tour. The duo will be joined by an orchestra for the five shows that will take place under the Roxyphony banner, which debuted at Queen Elizabeth Hall in London last year. The …

24 April 2019, 18:07 Bryan Ferry in 1974. Photo: Getty Roxy Music is one of the most fascinating bands of all time, thanks to their genre shifts and very fluid frontman Bryan Ferry. The group reunited for a special performance at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2019, where they performed a mix of …

Roxy Music Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Barclays Center, New York Evaluation: For Roxy Music, it all happened quickly. They went from their first gig to Top Of The Pops in nine months. Their eight studio albums arrived in two bursts (1972-75 and 1979-82). And this performance, perhaps the last in their …

1 April 2019, 10:28 | Updated: April 1, 2019, 12:38 Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music. Photo: Getty Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music had an emotional reunion last night (March 31), performing some of their greatest hits of all time in an incredible set. It was the band’s first performance in eight years and was part …

Last week it was confirmed that Bryan Ferry would play with his Roxy Music bandmates Andy Mackay and Phil Manzanera (opens in a new tab) during their induction ceremony into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. They were inducted on Friday night by John Taylor and Simon Le Bon of Duran Duran, with Le …

With its mix of glamor and art school eccentricities, Roxy Music has blurred the boundaries of rock music. Formed in Great Britain in 1970 and directed by Bryan Ferry, the group was very influential in the rock world. He added avant-garde elements of fashion and art to his performances, paving the way for groups such …

With its mix of glamor and art school eccentricities, Roxy Music has blurred the boundaries of rock music. Formed in Great Britain in 1970 and directed by Bryan Ferry, the group was very influential in the rock world. He added avant-garde elements of fashion and art to his performances, paving the way for groups such …

Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon and John Taylor recalled the seismic shift of watching Roxy Music make their UK television debut and described their long-standing affinity for the band while inducting them into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In a recent maintenanceTaylor remembers being fascinated by Roxy Music after seeing them on television …

Roxy Music has been eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame since their first single “Virginia Plain” turned 25 in 1997, but they have always been more popular in their native England than in America and even the band members are a. little surprised that they entered this year. “I always thought we …

British art-rock group Roxy Music reunited as they were welcomed to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the Class of 2019 induction ceremony at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Frontman Bryan Ferry, guitarist Phil Manzanera and saxophonist Andy Mackay were joined by a band and backing vocals and kicked off with For your pleasure …

10. “2HB” (Roxy Music, 1972) Roxy Music’s self-titled debut album in 1972 introduced the world to their postmodern and restless artistic rock style. Okay, he introduced the band to Britain – the album was a hit in the UK, but fizzled out in the US, where it was too layered for the glam crowd and …

Even though they never stormed the charts in the US the way they did in their native UK, eccentric rock art providers Roxy Music were one of the most influential and revolutionary groups of the 70s, just behind David Bowie in terms of impact. the explosion of synthpop and new wave of the following decade. …

28 March 2019, 13:34 Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music reform for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Photo: Getty Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry reform for one night to celebrate their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Ferry will be reuniting with some of his former Roxy Music bandmates for the …

Bryan Ferry will join Roxy Music members Andy Mackay and Phil Manzanera for a performance at the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Ferry, Mackay and Manzanera will perform alongside a group of musicians who have performed with Ferry or Roxy Music over the years, including Chris Spedding, Neil Jason and Fonzi …

He cracked! Photo: Daniel Bockwoldt / picture alliance via Getty Image Move over Radiohead, your messy bitch, Rock Hall time is more! Roxy Music has officially confirmed that founding member Brian Eno and longtime drummer Paul Thompson will not be attending the band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this Friday. A …

Roxy Music will be among the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees this Friday, March 29, and will perform to celebrate the occasion … most of the group, at least. Lead singer Bryan Ferry confirmed in a statement sent to fork that the original instantiation of the band would play (himself, Andy Mackay, …

Roxy Music, (left to right) Phil Manzanera, Bryan Ferry and Andy Mackay, performing at the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York City. 07/24/01. Photo by Scott Gries / ImageDirect. Like The Velvet Underground before them, Roxy Music is a band that may not have had much commercial success, but they laid the groundwork for …

There are many arguments about the merits, or lack thereof, of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and conflicts over its criteria. Is it a question of popularity – record sales and concert tickets? Critically acclaimed? Cultural influence? A nebulous combination of all? Heated debates have been going on for years, but let’s leave …

Taylor appeared on Jonesy’s Jukeboxwhere he said Roxy Music would be inducted by “someone we care about,” to which host Steve Jones, the former Sex Pistols guitarist who hosts the show, replied, “Someone I look, I think. I’m so jealous.” The ceremony will take place on March 29 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. “I …

Saxophonist Andy Mackay said Rolling stone his former bandmates discussed playing together for the first time since 2011. “We looked at how we’re going to approach actual induction whether or not we’re going to play,” he said. “I hope we will.” Guitarist Phil Manzanera said in 2014 that the band would likely no longer be …

Roxy Music saxophonist Andy Mackay was on his way to England’s West Country in mid-December when he received a text from Bryan Ferry saying they had been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. “I knew we were nominated,” Mackay says. “But I always felt like we were a little too far away …

Bryan Ferry has announced the North American leg of his 2019 world tour celebrating the iconic Roxy Music 1982 album Avalon. Coinciding with the band’s induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in March, the tour will feature Ferry performing songs from this registration, as well as his solo work and tracks from …

Bryan Ferry announced the North American stop on his 2019 world tour to celebrate Roxy Music’s 1982 album Avalon. It will kick off on July 30 in Toronto. Ferry will perform songs from Avalon in addition to his solo music and other Roxy songs. Check out the full list of dates below, including those for …

In 2012, I interview Bryan Ferry for our regular article An audience with…. Sitting in the library above his studio in west London, he answered questions covering the writers’ block, the location of his Antony Price costumes and the 60s music scene in Newcastle before you get to this one from Ferry’s. Roxy Music group …

As the patchouli oiled ’60s faded, rock fragmented into a number of subgenres – sparking prog, glam, hard rock, and punk, among others. Then you had Roxy Music, which came in with a look and feel like no one else. They combined elements of glam, but they weren’t limited to it. They predicted the era …

Nile Rodgers said seeing British bands like Roxy Music inspired him to start his band Chic. culminating at the Q Awards at the London Roundhouse at Chalk Farm, hitmaker Everybody Dance said the UK had “a lot to do with the development of my career”. Rodgers, 66, added that seeing Roxy Music on stage was …

The nominees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2019 were announced this week and, once again, this year’s race will undoubtedly be competitive. This newsletter includes electronics pioneers (Kraftwerk, Devo); soul / R & B innovators (Janet Jackson, Rufus with Chaka Khan); and British bands mixing genres (The Cure, Radiohead). While …

9 October 2018, 16:36 Stevie Nicks. Picture: Getty The nominations for this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been announced, and there are a lot of legends in there. Stevie Nicks (who is already inducted as a member of Fleetwood Mac), Def Leppard, Roxy Music and Todd Rundgren are among the first nominees …

Today, Roxy Music frontman Bryan Ferry is 73 years old. Glam rock band Roxy Music rose to prominence in the 1970s with eight studio albums, three UK number one albums and one album that went platinum in the US. Ferry was also a prolific and accomplished solo musician, leaving Roxy Music in 1982 after their …

Those familiar with the original glam-rock scene that emerged in the early 1970s in London will recognize the iconic images hanging on the walls of Balans on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach. Karl Stoecker photographed brilliantly painted model pin-ups and contributed album art for Roxy Music and Lou Reed during the peak glitter-era year of …

Roxy Music was considered a pioneer in music from the moment he entered the scene. They earned this distinction with their provocative record covers, lyrics influenced by classical art and film, and their ability to innovate in the field of pop music. When it comes to glam-rock, they’ve never been as big as David Bowie …

Roxy Music guitarist Phil Manzanera said vocalist Bryan Ferry was the main reason the band dropped an album that was to include original member Brian Eno in 2011. The group has been inactive since then, making it likely that the years 1982 Avalon remains the last LP of Roxy Music. “There was [an album] that …

While fans may hope otherwise, the Deluxe Editions that just released Roxy Music’s self-titled debut album in 1972 aren’t necessarily a harbinger for the rest of the British band’s catalog. “I don’t think there will be enough things to do this. There really wasn’t a whole lot of extra stuff lying around, really, ”guitarist Phil …

Rock art pioneers Roxy Music will revisit their self-titled debut album from 1972 in early 2018 with a 45th anniversary reissue filled with never-before-seen demos, clips, radio sessions and more. Roxy Music: 45th anniversary edition will arrives February 2 in a variety of formats including a 3CD / DVD Super Deluxe edition which also comes …

In a way, Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry are inseparable, even though the band and their singer have taken slightly different career paths over the past four decades. But in our list of Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry albums ranked in order of magnitude, you’ll also see a pattern of familiarity between the two artists …

In hushed and velvety tones, Bryan Ferry tells me about his first trip to Gibraltar, when the 1960s hippie trail to Tangier took him to the Rock. FERRY: “I came to Gibraltar in the 1960s” The Roxy Music star’s gig at the Gibraltar Music Festival this weekend will be his first here and for 10,000 …

Tributes have been paid across the music industry to artistic director David Enthoven, who died at the age of 72. The veteran executive and co-founder of the London-based management firm ie: music began his career managing King Crimson and T. Rex in the late 1960s, but it’s his long-standing association with the British singer Robbie …

Phil Manzanera and Paul Simonon teamed up with Tony Allen and a number of other musicians to perform at an Italian music festival. Manzanera, Simonon and Allen will be joined by Italian musician Ligabue, Colombian singer Andrea Echeverri and London-based violinist Anna Phoebe for a performance at the Taranta Nighttaking place in Salento in southern …

Roxy Music has been completely inactive for over three and a half years, and guitarist Phil Manzanera says this hiatus is likely to go on forever. “I don’t think we’re going to do any other shows,” he said. “I think our job is done. When we stopped touring in 2011 Andy [Mackay] and I looked …

After nearly four years of inactivity, Roxy Music guitarist Phil Manzanera has confirmed that the pioneering art-rock group is unlikely to reunite. “I don’t think we’re going to do more shows”, Manzanera told Rolling Stone. “I think our job is done. When we stopped touring in 2011 Andy [Mackay] and I looked at myself and …

While Roxy Music’s New Millennium Reunion didn’t get as much attention as other more high-profile comebacks over the past 15 years, until a few years ago, they still worked together. But it looks like they’ve stopped for good this time around. According to guitarist Phil Manzanera, the band is unlikely to perform together anymore. “I …

“It is very difficult to know how honest I should be about the reasons for my disappearance of Roxy,” said Eno. Melody maker at the time. “The problem is, when it’s printed, everything looks a lot more meaningful and serious when it’s not qualified by that chuckle in the back of my throat. I started …

When we first wrote about Bryan Ferry’s upcoming solo effort Olympia, I put the “solo” in quotes because the 10 song collection includes a number of guests – Nile Rodgers, David Gilmour, Groove Armada, Scissor Sisters, Marcus Miller, Flea, Mani, Jonny Greenwood. That, and old Roxy Music Brian Eno, Phil Manzanera and Andy Mackay. You …

Fork: Roxy Music was famous for making his image as important as his music. These days, it seems like the image is perhaps a more important part of pop than ever before. Do you feel like you’re ahead of your time in this regard? BF: I guess so. Today, a million magazines show what a …