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EVERYTHING BUT THE GIRL singer TRACEY THORN's new album 'Out Of The Woods' will be released in the UK on March 5th and in the US on March 20th. ?? SCARLET FANTASTIC's classic hit 'No Memory' has been remixed for the dancefloor by Dennis Christopher and Raul Rincon and is already riding high in the club charts upfront of a commercial release on the Boss label. ?? RODDY FRAME has released a live CD via his website featuring a concert he recorded at the Blue Note Jazz Club in Osaka, Japan. The former AZTEC CAMERA frontman will also be playing a gig at Buxton's Opera House on February 18th. ?? SOFT CELL's DAVE BALL and BRONSKI BEAT's STEVE BRONSKI are among artists contributing remixes to the forthcoming All Living Fear album 'Fifteen Years After' which will be released in September. ?? CYNDI LAUPER will be joined by artists including ERASURE and DEBBIE HARRY on the bill of her 'True Colors 2007' tour of the USA later this year. The tour will visit around twenty US cities and will be in support or a number of organisations supporting the gay and lesbian community. ?? THOMAS DOLBY has announced another series of US dates in March which have been planned around a special showcase appearance at the annual South By SOuth West festival in Austin, Texas. See GIGS for a list of all the shows. ?? BON JOVI, DURAN DURAN and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are among bands appearing on the bill of a series of concerts aimed at raising public awareness about global warming. Seven shows, under the S.O.S. banner ('Save Our Selves'), will take place around the world on July 7th. See the NEWS section for more information. ?? THE POLICE have announced the first of their much-anticipated reunion shows. The band will play a mixture of arenas, stadiums and festivals on a global trek to mark the 30th Anniversary of their first release and will play shows in the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Japan and South America. The band haven't yet said if they will be working on new studio material at any point. See GIGS for all the dates announced so far. ?? Many thanks to www.remembertheeighties.com for this weeks news!