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COLOSSEUM To Dig In Their German Memories

September 2, 2021

As the updated line-up of the legendary – with Nick Steed and Kim Nishikawara replacing Dave Greenslade, who retired from the band, and Barbara Thompson and GENTLE GIANT’s Malcolm Mortimore taking over the drums – are back on the road, … Continue reading

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Nick Steed Replaces Dave Greenslade in COLOSSEUM

February 12, 2021

It’s been known for some time that Dave Greenslade, the keyboard player and vital part of was having some health issues, and now the venerable musician is going to retire. Greenslade’s replacement, to be officially announced soon, will be the … Continue reading

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COLOSSEUM’s BBC Tapes To Be Issued – The Tracklist Revealed

October 27, 2020

There’s a lot to be said about but what’s rarely mentioned is this ensemble’s intellectual foundation that, together with mind-boggling musicianship, was one of the reason they were able to improvise to an extent where none of the band’s concert … Continue reading

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COLOSSEUM: A Follow-Up To “Live” To See The Light Of Day

June 6, 2020

Almost half a century after its release, “Live” remains the best entry in the catalogue, having captured the British ensemble at the height of their flight. This album has seen a few digitized appearances over the years, an on Esoteric … Continue reading

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COLOSSEUM To Release A Series Of Bootlegs From Classic Era

March 25, 2020

Despite their popularity, there hasn’t been a lot of concert recordings from ‘s first lifespan. 1971’s being the only official on-stage release from the band. No wonder that the gap was filled with bootlegs which the fans pored over for … Continue reading

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