Two more names added to Pride in Hull
ITV NewsTwo more names added to Pride in Hull line-upITV NewsOrganisers of the Pride in Hull celebrations have added two more names to the line-up ahead of the event at Queen's Gardens on Saturday 22 July. Pop legend Marc Almond and 80s icon Sonia have already been confirmed. They will now be joined by 90s ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 2:49 am
Marc Almond announces Newcastle concert as
ChronicleLiveMarc Almond announces Newcastle concert as part of his 60th birthday celebrationsChronicleLiveOne of Britain's most gifted and unique vocal talents, he will perform songs and hits from his 36-year career to new orchestral arrangements of his own hits, iconic torch songs, and 60s orchestral pop for which he has become loved for, from his new ...
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 4:02 am
Giant Gok Wan part of '50 Queers for 50
BBC NewsGiant Gok Wan part of '50 Queers for 50 Years' in HullBBC NewsKey figures in LGBT history will be represented in a parade marking the 50th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality. Arts organisation Duckie said "50 Queers for 50 Years" will include an 8ft tall model of designer Gok Wan. Sculptures of ...and more »
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 3:25 am
Marc Almond has Lincolnshire date on new UK
Marc Almond has Lincolnshire date on new UK tourGainsborough StandardMarc Almond has been at the forefront of British pop music ever since he found fame in the early 1980s with Soft Cell, before going on to a hugely successful, prolific and diverse solo career, notably with his interpretations of Jacques Brel songs ...
Posted on 26 May 2017 | 8:19 am
Marc Almond goes orchestral for 60th
Marc Almond goes orchestral for 60th birthday album and autumn tourThe Press, YorkSOFT Cell frontman Marc Almond is to undertake a 17-date orchestral tour this autumn, performing songs from his 36-year career, to accompany his upcoming new album Shadows And Reflections. The tour and album will feature new orchestral ...
Posted on 22 May 2017 | 3:33 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