From the BBC Pop band Madness have unveiled a heritage plaque at Camden’s Dublin Castle, where they made their name in the 1970s. The Music Heritage Award is given to venues that played a crucial role in helping to create music history. The Dublin Castle gave Madness a weekly residency […read more…]
….more rarest of the rare vinyl & CDs through the doors this week – including an original SEALED 1968 US issue of the debut Traffic LP, a superb copy of the Stones ’66 ‘December’s Children’ LP still in its stickered shrink – yikes! – a wonderful slice of vintage ’64 R&B from […read more…]
‘Can’t Stop Us Now’ is a brand new studio album released by those Nutty Boys Madness, the album is out now, and is available on vinyl, CD and a limited edition double CD edition with all manner of extra features. Whilst you wait for this to arrive, why not explore […read more…]
Cherry Red reissue the Madness frontman’s album from 1995: Suggs- The Lone Ranger – as a double deluxe CD issue. Here at eil.com, we’ve got a vast back catalogue of rare and out of print Vinyl Albums and Singles, CDs and other Collectables. Explore them all here… Youth CND – […read more…]
I do LOVE a good gig, and the last few days has seen the announcements of some upcoming tours.. Here's a little list of who's playing where & when to see you through to the end of the year and to help start your 2011 off in style: ASH: * […read more…]
The Union Square Musics 30th Anniversary Madness reissue campaign continues… Absolutely The bands second album, and the one which features the classic schooldays anthem 'Baggy Trousers'. It also contains the lighthearted instrumental 'The Return Of The Los Palmas 7' and the bands first real foray in to the realms of […read more…]
2009 has been Madness' year, celebrating 30 years since their first release and also releasing 'The Liberty Of Norton Folgate', considered by some to be their finest album to date. 2009 has also seen the TV advertised release of their greatest hits album 'Total Madness', with the 30th year special reissue of their debut album 'One Step Beyond'. This bonus DVD comes complete with legendary director Julien Temple's film adaptation of the album, plus live performance footage from London's Hackney Empire stage directed by Luke Cresswell (of 'Stomp' fame), entwined with Victorian London re-enactments from members of the band.