Archives for 2008

McFly, iTunes Live Festival, Koko, London

This was an unexpected gig, I have to say. I spotted that McFly were playing at the iTunes Live Music Festival ’08, so I entered the free prize draw for a ticket, never expecting to win, and sure enough, heard nothing more about it. Then on the Tuesday before the gig when I got a text letting […]

Jean Michel Jarre, RAH, London

Released in 1977, Oxygene has always been Jarre’s most successful album, and one he has revisited more than once.  In 1997 he produced a “sequel” Oxygene 7-13, and in 2007 he rerecorded Oxygene in its entirity (with the original synthesisers) to produce Oxygene – 30th Anniversary.  In support of the new version of Oxygène, he took fellow musicians Francis Rimbert, Dominque Perrier […]