Tag Archive | Barry Gibb

Lifetime Honour for Barry

Lifetime Honour for Barry

Barry Gibb is to be honoured with a lifetime achievement award (officially named the Sony Mobile Lifetime Achievement Award) at next month’s O2 Silver Clef Awards. The award will celebrate a career during which he and the Bee Gees are estimated to have sold upwards of 220 million albums. The Bee Gees won a Special […]

Barry on tour and a statue in the offing.

Barry on tour and a statue in the offing.

So … apologies for being away from this longer than expected.  Pressures on work and … blah-de-blah! Barry On Tour It probably hasn’t already escaped your collective notice that Barry has announced a tour starting in February 2013 in Australia. This is welcome news indeed for fans the world over and it will, no doubt, […]

Barry to tour next year?

Barry to tour next year?

The good news keeps on coming … a little at a time! Following his tweets of thanks last week, Barry has said that he will be touring, probably next year, with a show to honour his three brothers.  It’s obviously way too early for any details but rest assured that as soon as any details […]

Barry Gibb to carry on

Barry Gibb to carry on

It appears that Barry has had time to consider his options and has decided to continue making music. One 26 June he posted the following 3 tweets: I’d like to personally thank all those kind people who grew up with us and enjoyed our music wherever you are in the world. — Barry Gibb (@GibbBarry) […]

Will the World ever truly see the Gibbs as great songwriters?

Will the World ever truly see the Gibbs as great songwriters?

It seems to take an event of great emotional tragedy for people to fully appreciate talent and this appears to be particularly true of the Gibb brothers. One might think that the lessons would have been learned after the death of Andy Gibb back in 1988 but, certainly after Maurice’s death in 2003, the general […]

Updates

Updates

I know it’s been a while since I did a ‘proper’ post, and it’s likely going to be a while before I get around to doing so.  Rest assured, though, I’m definitely not going to abandon the blog – it’s simply a matter of ‘when’ rather than ‘if’.  I just need to take a bit […]

More catching up

More catching up

Work seems to have overtaken my life at the moment, so apologies for the lack of posts – I seem to be in a constant state of “catch-up”!! Since my last post we have seen the release of the long-awaited Titanic Requiem CD.  It was greeted with critical acclaim, backed up by its entry into […]