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Hello, Good Evening and Welcome Hello and welcome to this packed issue of the weekly MIS Online newsletter. We begin with news of a very kind gesture from the one and only Nick Woodgate. Nick has very generously made 4 of his albums available for free via his web site. …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome Camden’s Dublin Castle pub is not only where Madness had their legendary break which shot them to stardom and put the watering hole on the map, it’s also considered the spiritual home of Madness to us fans. With the Covid-19 pandemic forcing the famous venue …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome Hello and welcome to this weeks’ edition of the MIS Online newsletter. For the first time in what seems a long time, we have no cancelled gigs to report in this issue’s intro. It doesn’t mean that there aren’t more to come, but it at …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome Evening all, We begin this week’s issue of the MIS with an official press release from the band… “FAO Madheads Official update on forthcoming Mad Shows. Please forgive what looks like a messy diary, we are waiting on instructions from promoters and can only announce …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome It’s a Sunday evening so it can only mean another issue of the MIS weekly email newsletter lands in your mailbox. We begin with new that the fallout from the Covid-19 epidemic continues to decimate Madness’ live performance calendar for the remainder of the year. …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome We’ve begun recent issues of the the MIS with negative news, so it’s nice to start with something positive. This coming Sunday sees a new festival take place, and it’s one you can all attend! How? Well, The Specialized Charity are hosting their “Iso Fest”, …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome Evening all, We begin with further gig cancellation news as this week saw the unsurprising announcement that the band’s Hi Tide Festival appearance in Margate on 5th July was knocked on the head. On a positive note, like many of the recent cancelled gigs this …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome After a few weeks of mentioning the inevitable cancellations of Madness events, we start this weeks issue of the MIS with more positive news. In recent interview with BBC Radio 5 Suggs mentioned that all being well in the world, an Arena Tour with Squeeze …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome Evening all, We begin this issue with more Covid-19 related news, unfortunately. We’d predicted further gig cancellations in the “Time” section to last week’s issue, and sadly we’ve been proven correct. The latest gigs to be cancelled are 13th July at Westonbirt Arboretum, Tetbury and …

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome We begin this week’s issue of the MIS with the sad news that the 2020 tour of the United States has been massively postponed. Due to the continuing Covid-19 global lockdown this year’s US tour has been knocked on the head. While this is bad …