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Record Store Day

 

Taken from the recent deluxe edition of Midge Ure’s debut solo album, this Early version of the album was recorded at his home studio during the early part of 1985. It shows the raw basic tracks he laid down and later overdubbed for the final album. This RSD Edition includes a previously unreleased early version of the 1985 single ‘Call of The Wild’, exclusive to this release
 
 
 
 

The Gift Reissue

Midge Ure - The Gift : 4CD Deluxe Edition. Includes the singles “That Certain Smile”, “Wastelands” and the UK No.1 single “If I Was’. The 4CD box set also contains photos, “In Conversation with Midge Ure”, the non-album singles “Call of The Wild”, “No Regrets” and “After A Fashion” b-sides, 12” remixes, home recordings, BBC radio session and a newly mixed “The Gift Live at Wembley 1985” concert. Also available as an Expanded 2LP Red Vinyl with bonus disc of 12” remixes, plus special Midge Ure store only exclusive 2LP “The Gift Live at Wembley 1985” pressed on recycled eco-jazz mix vinyl (colours will vary slightly). Bundle purchases through the Townsend's Midge Ure store will receive a free “gift”. Released 22nd September 2023. https://MidgeUre.lnk.to/TheGift2023

 

Royal Albert Hall for Midge's 70th birthday

We are delighted to announce a very special gig to celebrate Midge's forthcoming  70th birthday and to celebrate a life in music, Midge Ure will headline a one-night-only concert at the Royal Albert Hall on 4th October 2023. The evening will see the incomparable music legend play the hits that have soundtracked lives across generations.


Of the show, Midge says “What do you get as a gift on your significant 70th ? A birthday celebration show at the Royal Albert Hall of course! There are prestige venues and globally renowned prestige venues and the RAH falls into the latter. That is the ultimate gift for a musician, one which lasts for the rest of your life”.

 

Ticket links 

 
Venue pre-sale - Thursday 15th June, 9am for Friends & Patrons of the RAH
General sale - Friday 16th June, 9am

 

Summer Festival appearances

Following on from the immensely successful Voice and Visions Tour, Midge and Band will be appearing at a number of festivals over the summer the latest to be added to the list is a headline slot at the Wickham Festival, Hampshire in August.

2023-06-10 Let's Rock the North East https://letsrock80s.com/
2023-06-17 Let's Rock Leeds! https://letsrock80s.com/
2023-06-24 Let's Rock Scotland https://letsrock80s.com/
2023-07-01 Let's Rock Exeter! https://letsrock80s.com/
2023-07-15 Let's Rock Shrewsbury! https://letsrock80s.com/
2023-07-16 Forever Young 2023 https://foreveryoungfestival.ie/
2023-07-23 Rewind Scotland https://scotland.rewindfestival.com/
2023-08-06 Wickham Festival http://www.wickhamfestival.co.uk
2023-08-19 Let's Rock Norwich https://letsrock80s.com/
2023-08-25 W-Festival 2023 https://www.vivaevent.be/evenement/music/w-festival-2023/

Midge Ure Live Under the Stars!

Tickets on sale 30th Jan here

Online Store now reopened!

Following the hiatus caused by our shop provider closing down, we are pleased to be able to bring you our brand new store 

Home (myshopwired.com)

Only a limited range of stock is available at the moment, but does include recordings of the 1980 Vienna and Visage tour.

Backstage Lockdown Club

THE BACKSTAGE LOCKDOWN CLUB gives you exclusive, regular access to a series of intimate, musical events on a monthly subscription basis. Every month there will be at least one, (for a minimum of 45 minutes) Club Event with the opportunity to make musical requests, Q+A sessions, acoustic songs and just generally chat with Midge all live from his Environment Studio. These will usually be at 7:30 pm UK time which should allow the US and Europe to join us, and occasionally we'll do 10am slots to enable Japan, Australia and New Zealand to join in!

When we get back to being able to do normal live shows again, we have arranged for Club members to have exclusive access to tickets and, even more exciting, the opportunity to purchase, Club only, tickets for Pre Show Acoustic/Q&A sessions at some shows.

All for just £10 + VAT a month. Sign up here!