As well as feeling physically low I've been feeling low emotionally and seeing the forthcoming challenges and the demands of life as all rather daunting. But you know, as Whoopi Goldberg once said "Today is a brand new day - a brand new day!", so we're moving on...
Wetton/Downes - The second Wetton/Downes album "Icon II: Rubicon" is due for release on November 10th. A sample of a rather good track called "Die Is Cast" can be heard here:
Sophie Ellis-Bextor - Returns with her third solo album "Trip The Light Fantastic" in Spring 2007
Meat Loaf - Releases "Bat Out Of Hell III: Monster Is Loose" in October. Fifteen tracks in total - seven written by Jim Steinman; guest appearances by Steve Vai, Brian May, Todd Rundgren, John 5, Nikki Sixx and Marion Raven and the whole shooting match produced by Desmond Child. It would be easy to sneer and dismiss it as a marketing ploy - which it probably is - but there are some talented people involved in the making of this album, so let's wait and see eh...
Slade - A 4CD career retrospective of Slade has been released this month, including some of the 'Barn' singles appearing on CD for the first time. A full track listing can be found here:
Louise - Pandoras Kiss (Promotional Video)
"Ms Redknapp's last single to date"
Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate (Promotional Video)
"Another fab pop track from Livvy, this time from 1983"
Bucks Fizz - I Hear Talk (Promotional Video)
"Always liked this one..."
Laura Branigan - Self Control (Promotional Video)
"I've been meaning to put this up here for a while"
Dave Edmunds - Slipping Away (Promotional Video)
"Again from 1983 (I spot a pattern emerging here!) another Jeff Lynne song and production"