Gary Kemp scoops Spandau Ballet’s own website on March 15
Spandau Ballet reunion at SXSW: the band together onstage playing 11 of their classic numbers at the Vulcan Gas Company
❚ HERE ARE THE TWEETS Spandau Ballet fans have all been waiting for, when Gary Kemp scooped even the band’s official website following their reunion performances and film premiere at SXSW in Texas. Yes, a tour is in the offing and it will conquer the world.
Gary’s news of a UK tour also emerged on March 15 during interrogation at Twitter by Irvine Welsh, the Scottish author of the 1993 novel, Trainspotting
Two days later, March 17: Tweeter Martin Wood, an English fan from Yorkshire, engages Gary in some banter…
… whereupon Gary Kemp announces a second scoop at Twitter. Well done, Martin!
Spandau Ballet on Friday performing Satellite of Love at the Lou Reed Tribute at SXSW … Videograb courtesy Chickrock: click the pic to view her video in new window
➢ Previously at Shapersofthe80s: First review of Soul Boys of the Western World
➢ View March 12 interview for ComingSoon.net with Spandau Ballet plus their film director George Hencken
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