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THE HUMAN LEAGUE have announced a short Irish tour in March. The band will play six shows including two in Dublin.
HEAVEN 17's entire back catalogue of albums are to be reissued shortly in remastered and expanded editions featuring bonus tracks and a DVD of videos and TV appearances.
THE MIGHTY WAH's will play a rare US show on March 18th as part of the annual South By South West music festival in Austin, Texas. Wylie - who is working on a new album 'Pete Sounds' and a book 'Memwah' - will play at Austin's Red 7 club.
ABC have added more US shows and some Canadian gigs to their upcoming dates in May and June and will also be playing a series of dates in Belgium in August and is expected to join and for a UK tour in October.
SONIA has lined up more PA appearances between now and the end of the year.
AZTEC CAMERA mainman has announced an extensive UK tour through May and June in support of his forthcoming, and currently untitled, solo album which is scheduled for an April 24th release.
THE PIXIES are to join , and on the bill of this year's Benicassim Festival in Spain. Pixies frontman
PET SHOP BOYS' new album, 'Fundamental', will be released on May 22nd and witll be preceded by a single 'I'm With Stupid' on May 8th.
TOYAH will complete the reissue of her back catalogue on CD over the next few months with the release of remastered - and possibly expanded - versions of of her 1980 live album 'Toyah! Toyah! Toyah!' and 1986's studio album 'Desire'.
GARY NUMAN will do a signing session in London in support of his forthcoming new album 'Jagged'. The signing will take place at Oxford Street's HMV on the day of the album release - March 13th - at 6pm.
TEARS FOR FEARS have released a 2-disc live album, 'Secret World', the release features a CD of live tracks as well as a live concert DVD. The release which initially is only available in France also includes a radio edit of 'Secret World' as well as two unreleased tracks 'Floating Down The River' and 'What Are We Fighting For'.