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  • Altered Images Fan Post

    2 Mar 2015, 01:57 by anzrobbie

  • Associated Acts With Other Artists

    24 Aug 2014, 00:23 by anzrobbie

    Altered Images
    Lead singer Clare Grogan attempted to begin a solo career.

    Bananarama
    Siobhan Fahey left Bananarama in 1988 to form Shakespear's Sister with Marcella Detroit and later begin a solo career.

    Belinda Carlisle
    She went solo from The Go-Go's.

    Book Of Love
    Ted Ottaviano formed DoublePlusGood with his friend Basil Lucas and The Myrmidons with band member Lauren Roselli Johnson.

    Cyndi Lauper
    She was the frontwoman of the band Blue Angel before she went solo with commercial success.

    Dire Straits
    Lead singer Mark Knopfler went solo.

    Duran Duran
    Some of the band members formed Arcadia and The Power Station as a side project.

    Goodbye July
    Goodbye July is the solo project of Paul Rijnders, the keyboardist of Anything Box.

    Invisible Limits
    Thomas Lüdke left the band due to different ideas of music and formed The Invincible Spirit.

    Madonna
    She was a member of the Breakfast Club and played drums and guitar before she went solo and gained major commercial success.
  • Let's Rock it Again

    18 Jul 2014, 13:03 by RadioJammor

    Sat 12 Jul – Let's Rock Southampton

    The last of this year's Let's Rock concerts was held for the first time in Southampton, on Southampton Common, as part of the city's 50th anniversary of being awarded city status. After this event, it may well return.

    Southampton Common, unlike Ashton Court, which was Let's Rock Bristol's venue last month, is centrally located within Southampton, and therefore both relatively easy to get to and away from. There are public transport routes and park and ride options were put to good use, but there were plenty of locals who could just walk.

    The day was hot and sunny and there was no mud; factors that probably made a difference to the level of crowd enjoyment being so high.

    Having attended Bristol, I did note that the same crews and security were at work. The event was again hosted by Dave Benson Phillips, with the occasional co-hosting presence of Pat Sharp.

    The same backing band members (aka The House Band) were also in evidence. …