DECEMBER 6TH 2003
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EXTRA 'FARLOWE THAT!' GIG ANNOUNCED

Chris & The Norman Beaker Band to play the 'Borderline Club' 10 December.
Christmas comes early for those of you within travelling distance of London!  Chris is playing an additional UK gig at the Borderline Club on Wednesday 10th December.  Get down there for a great evening -  remember to take some mince pies and mistletoe for the band!

THE HIT MAKERS TOUR - TICKETS NOW ON SALE
Now something for those of us old enough to remember the sixties!  The '
Hit Makers Tour' will feature
Chris, Dave Dee, Cliff Bennett and Chip Hawkes, accompanied by the very excellent Norman Beaker Band.  Playing at thirty nine venues, the length and breadth of the UK  - there must be one near you.  This will be a fantastic evening of nostalgia and first class entertainment.  Get your mini skirts ironed and your winklepickers sharpened - get seats in the stalls and relive the best days of your lives! 

UK COLOSSEUM DATES CONFIRMED FOR JANUARY 2004

Just a reminder that
Chris and Colosseum will be playing a series of dates in the UK in the New Year.  Full details are on the  'Tours' page.  A new CD 'Tomorrow's Blues' has also been released to coincide with the tour. 

 

OCTOBER 13th 2003
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHRIS For the 13th!

It's Chris's birthday today, 13 October. 
Don't ask how old, suffice to say, he is looking and sounding better than ever, and that's the important thing!

If you want to send a personal birthday message To CHRIS, there is a special birthday forum for you to use.

See the 'FORUMS PAGE'..

 

SEPTEMBER 9th 2003
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Due to circumstances beyond our control, Chris & The Norman Beaker Bands performance on BBC2's TOTP2 will now be apparently screened on:

TUE 23rd of September 2003.

Please check the TOTP2 website via the link opposite for their latest artiste line up for the program.
Sorry for any inconvenience, we have no control over these matters.
Check TOTP2 Lineup

AUGUST 26th 2003
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CHRIS' 'ILTLO' now available at HMV & VIRGIN record stores & TOP OF THE POPS in two weeks time!!

At last you can buy Chris new single 'I'll Leave The Light On'. It's available NOW from HMV & VIRGIN record shops. If you want to see Chris on TOTP1 charting again after all these years, get down to these shops and GO GET IT !!
Also what a lot of people have been waiting for: Chris' performance on TOTP2 will be aired in two weeks time. Chris and The Norman Beaker Band should appear on BBC2's TOTP2 on:

TUE 9th AND WED 10th of September 2003.

Be sure to tune in, I don't know which songs will be aired, but hopefully it will include '
ILTLO', unless this will be saved for a potential TOTP1 slot. (Charts depending, exciting or what!!)

Remember to request a play of '
ILTLO' at daytime Radio 2 and your favorite  radio stations.

 

ORIGINAL COLOSSEUM REFORM WITH CHRIS FOR UK 2004 

Remember
COLOSSEUM? Chris will appearing with the original lineup of the band for a 10 night tour of the UK that starts in London at the Jazz Cafe on the 15th of January 2004.

A great chance to see/hear a legendary vocalist, back with a legendary band.
Hear classics like '
Rope Ladder to the Moon' , Lost Angeles, Three Score and Ten and Theme from an Imaginary Western, to name just a few. I suggest you book one of these gigs now before they sell out. 

For a list of gigs.  See the 'Tours' page.

AUGUST 3rd 2003
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CHRIS ON TOP OF THE POPS 2 - WHAT A PERFORMANCE!

As previously reported, Chris & The Norman Beaker Band recorded for the BBC's Top Of The Tops 2 on 30th July.

We were fortunate to be there to witness this event along with the lucky mailing list recipients who responded quickest to our 'Newsflash'

Check out our review and photos chronicling  this milestone in Chris' career.  Also,
Pam Henderson (one of the fans who came along) has written a review for us.  You can find these reviews on the 'Reviews' page.

Keep checking this 'News' page for a transmission date.

EXTRA VAN MORRISON GIGS ANNOUNCED

Chris will be appearing with
Van Morrison and his band at various venues.  See the 'Tours' page.


JULY 25th 2003
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CHRIS ON TOP OF THE POPS 2 soon!

Chris & The Norman Beaker Band are recording for the BBC's Top Of The Tops 2 next week.

Chris and the lads will be recording (Not Broadcast) at least 4 songs this Wednesday 30th July at the BBC. At the moment
TOTP2 goes out on BBC2, Tue/Wed at 6.20pm.

Check this News page regularly or join the mailing list to get the latest info on when this show will be broadcast.


LIVE INTERVIEW ON RADIO 2 (88-91 fm) NEXT WEEK

Chris will be Interviewed 'Live' on
BBC Radio 2's Richard Allinson show,

This show will be broadcast live on Monday 28th July evening at 10.30pm (NOT 7.30am). Also the show will be hosted by
Mark Goodier standing in for Richard Allinson.

Be sure not to miss this, there's bound to be some good stuff played and I would imagine that Chris will mention his latest single
ILTLO.

Overseas fans can listen to
Radio 2 via the Internet, click the link opposite.
Visit TOTP2
Radio 2 Live

JULY 16th 2003
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Two extra gigs for Newcastle Opera House, UK

23rd/24th July

This venue sells out rapidly, the two gigs last March sold out months before the gig!!


For Tickets, Contact tel: 
0191-232-0899

JUNE 15th 2003
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Chris makes New Video of 'I'll Leave The Light On' !!

A Video of Chris performing 'I'll Leave The Light On' has just been completed to accompany Chris' new single!

Keep an eye out for it on TV and let us know where you see it.

Stills from the video will be on the website soon!

Also to complete the 
Farlowe That! CD/Tour experience, we have produced a T-Shirt and Base Ball Cap. 

See 'The Shop' for details......

MAY 13th 2003
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Chris to release his new Single on 19 May 2003!!

Chris will be releasing the single 'I'll Leave The Light On' taken from his latest Album 'Farlowe That!'

The CD will also include an extended version of '
I'll Leave The Light On' as well as 'Let's Get Together'.

'
I'll Leave The Light On' will be released on Delicious Records (DEL 503S) and will be available in Record shops from May 19th 2003 onwards. Unfortunately the single is not available from the website (Sorry).

This is the first single Chris has released in a long long time, so be sure to get your copy. Who knows, if enough fans buy it, you might get Chris on '
Top Of The Pops'!! Now that would be worth seeing.

Be sure to ask your local Radio station to play it!! or see if you can get a request played on Radio 2!!

Click the Single cover opposite, to hear the sound clip.
Hear Sound Clip

APRIL 28th 2003
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Some extra tour dates added for the UK and Germany

See 'Tour Dates' for details......

MARCH 31st 2003
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FARLOWE THAT! Sound Samples of all 14 tracks, are now available.
Simply click the CD cover below.
(You may need to download RealPlayer to play the samples.)
Download Real Player

FEBRUARY 25th 2003
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'FARLOWE THAT!' available in our Shop!

Details on Chris' new CD and Sound Samples (soon) of all 14 tracks, can be found by clicking the CD cover, opposite.

Track 9: '
Sitting On Top Of The World' written by Van Morrison, features both Van & Chris performing this great duet.

Chris will sign CD's on orders before 1st March.

Price: £13 UK and £15 Overseas, including Post & Packing
Details on 'Farlowe That!'

FEBRUARY 24th 2003
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German Tour Dates just announced for May 2003

Chris and the Norman Beaker Band kick off their European tour in Germany. Starting May 8th at the Anno 1888 club in Soest.

There are also some dates for
Norway, Switzerland and France.

See 'Tour Dates' for details......

FEBRUARY 12th 2003
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CHRIS' NEW CD 'FARLOWE THAT!' WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE END OF FEBRUARY 2003!!

We will be taking pre-orders NOW! for this brilliant new album from Chris.
The album also features the
Norman Beaker Band and artistes like Miller Anderson.
Orders received before MARCH 1st (only), will receive a Guaranteed SIGNED COPY!

To order your copy, use the
SHOP ORDER FORM button below or send your personal details via the following email address:- farlowethat@chrisfarlowe.co.uk.



This offer is ONLY available from this Website and Delicious Records.

JANUARY 30th 2003
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NEW CHRIS FARLOWE CD DUE OUT FOR 2003

Chris has just finished recording the tracks for his NEW CD at KD's studio, Chiswick.

For a personal review of how it went, click the link opposite.
Read my Review








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