We begin this week’s edition of the MIS with the news that Hip Hop band Soul II Should have been added to the line up for August’s House of Common Festival. Possibly of more interest to many of you is that the event is now being listed as Madness’ only …

Hello, and a very warm welcome to this week’s MIS. By the time this issue lands in your mailbox the recent string of overseas gig will be at an end, and many fans will be looking forward to the band performing the first of a mass of UK Spring/Summer gigs …

With the Japanese and Hong Kong gigs already a fading memory for both fans and the band, Madness kick-off their long awaited Australian tour tomorrow night (10th) at the Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth. Such was the demand for tomorrow night’s gig that tickets quickly sold out, and a second date …

Our self-penned “Overseas Leg” of this year’s Madness tour gets underway tomorrow with a performance at the Ex Theatre in Tokyo, Japan. Naturally, with such a distance to travel, it’s unlikely that many or any UK-based fans would be travelling all the way from Blighty to the Land of the …

Hello, and a very warm welcome to this latest edition of the MIS Online Newsletter. It was Mother’s Day in the UK today, and to celebrate mums Madness have released a lovely four minute interview with Woody’s and Mike’s mothers. The two talk about their favourite tracks on the new …

We begin this week’s issue with news of yet another addition to the ever-growing 2017 tour calendar. Taking place on the 25th to the 27th August, at Alex James’ Farm is the increasingly popular Big Feastival, an event which aims to embrace the joys of food and music into one …

Hello, and a very warm welcome to this week’s edition of the MIS Online newsletter. News in from Stav, over in The Invaders group is that a House of Common poster near Camden’s Roundhouse shows legendary hip hop group “De La Soul” as appearing on the bill at this year’s …

Continuing on from issue 929b, we begin with further Voice of the Beehive news. Tickets are now on sale for the Indie Festival featuring the reunion gig of this (sort of) Madness off-shoot, which takes place at the Kentish Town Forum on the 7th of October.  If you buy a …

Hello All.   V might stand for Madness right now as they have just been announced as appearing at the famous festival again this August.   But actually right this moment V has another exciting use as I excitedly get to interrupt your inbox unusually on a Monday with a seperate MIS issue to type …

We begin this week’s issue with a heads-up for those of you planning to attend the House of Common festival in August, but have yet to purchase tickets. With the earlybird “2 tickets for £55” deal all sold as pre-sale you may be wondering what the next cheapest option is. …