Travis and The Libertines to play at
Travis and The Libertines to play at OnBlackheath festival in SeptemberNews ShopperOn Sunday the festival will also see sets from New York City natives Fun Lovin' Criminals and the hugely talented Chris Holland All Stars featuring special guest Marc Almond. Many more artists will be announced over the coming weeks and months.
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 2:21 am
Tainted Love defined synth-pop — but
Financial TimesTainted Love defined synth-pop — but started as a 1960s soul B-sideFinancial TimesBut it was the northern soul connection that in 1981 was to catapult “Tainted Love” into a near-year-long chart residency. Soft Cell were then a little-known post-punk band, although they did have a recording deal. At the time vocalist Marc Almond was ...
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 9:02 pm
Southport's Marc Almond to headline Pride
Southport VisiterSouthport's Marc Almond to headline Pride 2017Southport VisiterSouthport superstar Marc Almond will headline this summer's Liverpool Pride festival - just weeks after celebrating his 60th birthday. The former Soft Cell frontman will make his debut appearance at the event - which is back for the eight year in a row.
Posted on 21 April 2017 | 2:57 am
Marc Almond to headline Liverpool Pride -
Champion NewspapersMarc Almond to headline Liverpool PrideChampion NewspapersOrganisers of the annual show revealed that acclaimed singer and former Meols Cop High pupil Marc Almond will headline the Summer 2017 event. The former Soft Cell front man is originally from Southport. He has sold over 30 million records worldwide, ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 9:50 am
Marc Almond To Headline Liverpool Pride;
Marc Almond To Headline Liverpool Pride; Festival Location ConfirmedBroadway WorldMarc Almond played a vital role in the new wave music movement, scoring an international hit with the song Tainted Love in 1981. The song still remains a huge favourite with many of today's artistes - including The Pussy Cat Dolls and Rihanna ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 6:49 am
5 Life Lessons I Learned From Being a DJ
He was the tall guy in the booth who would make us dance at the goth club Helter Skelter, with big helpings of Marc Almond and a dash of the Nightmare Before Christmas soundtrack. I was just an anonymous girl in black, on a dance floor that was always ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:23 pm
Music Review: - Jools Holland & his
Special guest Marc Almond danced onto the stage and delivered feisty renditions of Soft Cell classics Say Hello, Wave Goodbye and Tainted Love. Almond is a genuine Star – a consummate performer with a fine soulful voice – the songs really suited the ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 8:07 pm
GALLERY: Clumber Park Flashback Festival
And on Saturday's 80s flashback, famous acts including Jason Donovan, The Human League and Marc Almond took to the stage. To see some of the action, check out our gallery.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Toyah Willcox, 5 Star and Jason Donovan at
His other numbers included Any Dream Will Do and Sealed With A Kiss, before finishing his set with Especially For You. Marc Almond brought class to the Festival as he effortlessly delivered a fantastic version of Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 1:37 am
TV picks for Friday, August 21
The Imelda May Show, RTÉ One, 9.35pm In the final episode of Slightly Earlier . . . with Imelda, the Liberties Belle and her cooking band are joined by Eighties electro pop star turned torch singer Marc Almond, Camille O'Sullivan, The Bionic Rats ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 11:14 pm