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[6 May 2011 | 2 Comments | 4,175 views]
JASON BONHAM TALKS ABOUT BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION 2, JBLZE, THE 02 REUNION ,PAUL RODGERS AND MORE IN THE FORTHCOMING TBL MAGAZINE

In an exclusive interview for the forthcoming issue of the Tight But Loose magazine, Jason Bonham talked to Dave Lewis about the new Black Country Communion album, the JBLZE, memories of the 02 and his involvement with Paul Rodgers.
Talking about the new recording of the BCC album he said ‘’The plan was to have two albums out before we did a full tour. What I was pleased about is that we got to do the two gigs in the UK right before we were due to go back in the …

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[15 Apr 2011 | 6 Comments | 8,447 views]
DAVE LEWIS DIARY: BACK TO EARLS COURT/ROBERT PLANT NIGHT AGAIN/WORLD RECORD STORE DAY/GLENN HUGHES

It was great to be back in the vacinity of those May daze of 1975 this week when a visit to the London Trade Book Fair took me back to Earls Court. Coming out of the tube and seeing that grand old building come into view is like catching up on some much missed distant relation. It will be a shame of this monument to so many historic occasions is allowed to disappear under the bulldozer in the name of so called progress.
I was at the fair with my good …

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[30 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | 4,068 views]
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION NEW ALBUM DETAILS

Black Country Communion, featuring the talents of bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes, blues rock guitarist/vocalist Joe Bonamassa, drummer Jason Bonham, and keyboardist Derek Sherinian, have released the artwork for their much-anticipated second album “2”. The album will be released in the UK and Europe on June 13th by Mascot Records and in America on June 14th by J&R Adventures.
Tracklisting for the new album is as follows: The Outsider, Man In The Middle, I Can See Your Sprit, The Battle For Hadrians Wall, Save Me, Cold, Smokestack Woman, Faithless, An Ordinary Son, Little …

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[22 Mar 2011 | 9 Comments | 4,880 views]
TBL NEWS ROUND UP: JASON BONHAM ANNOUNCES LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE US TOUR, ANNA NICOLE OPERA TO BE SCREENED ON BBC4, JET HARRIS 1939-2011

Jason Bonham has announced a May tour in the USA with the Led Zeppelin Experience. The highly acclaimed tribute show to his father, John Bonham, was staged  last year to rave review across America. Jason said of the Experience.  “I never imagined that the tour would have received the overwhelmingly positive reactions that it did, It’s been beyond my wildest dreams to come out represent my family, my father and the music of Led Zeppelin”
As with last year, Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience feature James Dylan on lead vocals, Tony …

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[15 Mar 2011 | One Comment | 5,327 views]
TBL NEWS ROUND UP: BAND OF JOY FOR MONTREAL JAZZ FESTIVAL, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION TO TOUR US AND EXTRA UK DATE, LED ZEP THIS DAY APP CLIP

Robert Plant and The Band Of Joy will perform at this year’s Montreal International Jazz Festival at the end of June. They are scheduled to play the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier of Place des Arts on June 24.  Other Dates already confirmed this year are as follows:
April 8 – Louisville, KY – The Palace
April 9: – Chicago, IL – The Auditorium Theatre
April 11 – Milwaukee, WI – The Riverside Ballroom
April 12 – Minneapolis – The State Theatre
April 14 – Hollywood, FL – Hard Rock Live Arena
April 14-16  -Wanee Music Festival, Live Oak, …

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[25 Feb 2011 | One Comment | 3,839 views]
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION FREE DOWNLOAD TRACKS VIA PLANET ROCK AND BAND OF JOY DUE LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN ON PBS US TV

Photo Credit: © Christie Goodwin
Black Country Communion have joined forces with Planet Rock, the UK’s leading classic rock radio station, to offer rock fans the opportunity to download two exclusive freelive Black Country Communion tracks.
The tracks, “Black Country” and “One Last Soul,” were originally recorded live in front of a specially invited audience at John Henry’s, London on  September 20th2010.  The live recordings have been exclusively mixed for Planet Rock by BCC’s producer, Kevin Shirley.
To be eligible to download the live tracks, rock fans are being asked to become VIP …

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[17 Feb 2011 | One Comment | 11,687 views]
TBL NEWS ROUND UP: ANNA NICOLE OPERA WITH JOHN PAUL JONES INVOLVEMENT OPENING IN LONDON – ROBERT PLANT ON CHRIS EVANS RADIO 2 SHOW AND NEW SINGLE – BCC IN THE STUDIO – JASON BONHAM TO TOUR WITH PAUL RODGERS

The new opera Anna Nicole with John Paul Jones’ on stage involvement, begins it’s run of six performances at the Royal Opera House London tonight. Written by Mark-Anthony Turnage and librettist Richard Thoms (whose previous credits include Jerry Springer: The Opera, and Shoes), it charts the eventful life of Anna Nicole Smith, the Playboy model who married an elderly billionaire and died of  an overdose of sleeping pills.
John Paul Jones will be performing as part of the onstage trio along with guitarist John Parricelli and drummer Pete Erskine.
John Parricelli was …

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[31 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 2,062 views]
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION ANNOUNCE FOUR JULY UK GIGS

Black Country Communion have announced details of four UK headline summer concerts they will be performing in the North of England, following their appearance at London’s High Voltage Festival at Victoria Park on Sunday July 24th.
The four piece rock band comprised of Joe Bonamassa (guitar, vocals), Jason Bonham (drums), Glenn Hughes (vocals, bass) and Derek Sherinian (keyboards), play Leeds O2 Academy (Tuesday 26th July), Newcastle O2 Academy (Wednesday 27th July), Glasgow O2 Academy (Friday 29th July) and Manchester Academy (Saturday 30th July).
A special ticket pre-sale will be available to O2 …

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[26 Jan 2011 | 5 Comments | 3,445 views]
TBL NEWS ROUND UP: LED ZEPPELIN APP LAUNCHED – BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION CONFIRMED FOR HIGH VOLTAGE FESTIVAL

LED ZEPPELIN APP LAUNCHED:
A new app for iPhone and IPad users has been launched. This Day In Led Zeppelin contains masses of Zep trivia with over 5,000 facts about the band and has been produced by the team behind the This Day In Music website and book of the same name.
“I had the idea of making individual apps for some of the biggest acts in the world, and thought the best one to start with would be Led Zeppelin, because of their iconic status,” said editor of the Led …

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[11 Jan 2011 | 2 Comments | 4,108 views]
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION VOTED BAND OF THE YEAR, RECORDING SECOND ALBUM AND GERMAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED

Black Country Communion were voted the Planet Rock Band Of The Year last week stealing the title away from regular winners Iron Maiden, who were second followed by Muse and Slash. Planet Rock commented   “The first rule of supergroups is that they must be a crushing disappointment. Black Country Communion obviously didn’t get the memo and despite playing just two unbelievable concerts this year they have beaten several very big bands to win this category by some margin. An excellent album, several musicians at the top of their game, …