Heaven 17 celebrate the 35th anniversary of their seminal debut album, Penthouse and Pavement, by performing a brand new electronic version of the album in full. In the second half of the evening, Heaven 17 magically transforms into British Electric Foundation – touring for the first time – presenting a very special set featuring brand new arrangements of unexpected and familiar songs. BEF have also invited special guest artists to perform their hits including Glen Matlock (The Sex Pistols), Mari Wilson, Peter Hooton (The Farm), and, of course, Glenn Gregory.
Tickets are now on sale from the venues and via these links…
NB also available are special VIP packages limited to 30 per venue including best seats, meet and greet with photo opportunity and a signed poster.
Thurs 20 October
Liverpool O2 Academy http://www.ticketweb.co.uk/event/BEH2010X?
Fri 21 October
Birmingham Town Hall http://www.thsh.co.uk/event/heaven-17-and-special-guests-british-electric-foundation/
Sun 23 October
Glasgow O2 ABC http://www.ticketweb.co.uk/event/heaven-17-british-electric-foundation-tickets/227435
Mon 24 October
Gateshead Sage http://www.sagegateshead.com/event/heaven-1739978/
Tues 25 October
Sheffield City Hall http://www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk/events/Heaven-17-British-Electric-Foundation
Wed 26 October
Manchester O2 Ritz http://www.ticketweb.co.uk/event/bse2610z
Fri 28 October
Bury St Edmunds Apex https://www.theapex.co.uk/whats-on/event/3008/heaven-17–british-electric-foundation
Sat 29 October
Basingstoke Anvil http://www.anvilarts.org.uk/whats-on/heaven-17-and-special-guests-british-electric-foundation
Sun 30 October
London Shepherd’s Bush Empire http://www.ticketweb.co.uk/event/IEH3010Z?brand=o2sbe&camefrom=AMG_SBE
It’s going to be exciting!
It’s going to be exciting!
… Features brand new material from Heaven 17, Tony Hadley, Marc Almond, Holly Johnson, Kim Wilde and more …
‘Fly’ is released today through Universal Music. The album is the ultimate 80’s homage featuring some of the biggest stars from this incredible period in pop music history.
The album of new studio recordings and original songs captures the mood of the era and the struggles faced by Michael “Eddie the Eagle” Edwards and his quest for Olympic stardom.
The Film tells the story of the life of British ski jumper Michael “Eddie the Eagle” Edwards and stars British rising star Taron Egerton as Eddie, and Hollywood legend Hugh Jackman as Eddie’s rebellious and charismatic coach Bronson Perry. The film is released in the UK on 1st April.
Glenn and Martyn’s love of music is only surpassed by their humour in over 28 hours of fun – each 2-hour show was recorded with ditto.tv between 2012 -13…
Enjoy an astounding insight into Heaven 17’s musical and cultural tastes, each show featuring a specific theme.
NB some swearing (not enough in my opinion)