in the writing circle for the new album, all being well, will start
recording in October.
first signs are that it's going to be HEAVY!!
forward to making a killer album to follow up on the Power
and Glory album
for new tunes are coming thick and fast,
need to collate them all, sort out the best ones
then we will start recording!
had a great time at our recent gig at Stonefest, great to see such a
big crowd considering it was the first festival in the town,
are photos of the gig. :-)
1 day to go and Stairway will be playing Stonefest in Atherstone, UK
are on at 9pm - and it's free!
you there or watch on Facebook Live!
the acclaimed 6th Stairway studio album 'Power and Glory' from CD
Baby and iTunes
- CD Baby
FOR THE DAY:
forming the band back in 1978, this day 15th June 1980 was Stairway's
first live gig in public.
Stairway Single ' 1917 - Fatherless Child'
track was written by Graeme Leslie in memory of the Great Grandfather
of band members who was killed
the 11th of April 1917 whilst serving his country in the 1st World War.
was an infantryman serving in the Worcestershire Regiment and left a
wife and two children.
single is released 100 years to the day of him being killed on 11th
serves as a memorial to his life.
24th March 1887 - 11th April 1917.
next Stairway show is 15th July at Stonefest
the Market Square Atherstone Warwickshire UK -
is on at 9:00pm
Productions has the last 10 copies of the 'Interregnum' album on
coloured blue vinyl, get in quick before they sell out :-)
Productions - Interregnum LP - Click Here
are lots of things happening in the background, with loads of ideas
and exciting stuff!!
tease - Watch this space!!
gig at Scruffy Murphy's on the 4th of Feb was great, it was really
good to see some of you there and also thanks to those of you who
tuned in when we went live on Facebook - if you missed the gig, the
'live' videos are on our facebook page.
you all soon for more!!
out the new single "REASON WHY" released on 19th Jan 2017
NOW on iTunes:
had the greatest honour of having 3 Rodney Matthews pieces on
Rest : No Mercy', 'Interregnum'
album 'Power and Glory'
Stairway album 'Power and Glory' is in Untombed Top albums of 2016.
it out here!
a pic from when I met up with Rodney Matthews to talk about
the artwork for the new Stairway album; holding the original artwork
for the 1993 'No Rest : No Mercy' album.