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Our friend, journalist and filmmaker Mary Catherine Brouder has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a short film.
"A Price Worth Paying"
The shocking untold story of Irish farmers who were poisoned by a giant alumina plant - and how the government fought to silence them.
Mary Catherine asks us to: "Please share this link around and get involved if you can!! Thank you!"
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A Price Worth Paying

 This project will only be funded if it reaches its goal by Wed, December 25 2019

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Beat Girl release on Blu-ray + DVD

Monday, 04 April 2016 14:39

We are delighted to announce that Beat Girl, which contains John Barry's first ever film-score, will receive its premiere DVD/blu-ray release on 25th April.

The extras will prove of interest to Barry fans because it includes a few minutes of additional/alternative footage, which might feature music never heard before.

Beat Girl (Wild for Kicks)

25 April, 2016
BFI, Dual Format Edition Blu-ray + DVD, BFI Video , 1960, 89 min, Region B

Special features

  • Newly remastered in 2K and presented in both High Definition and Standard Definition
  • Original theatrical version (87 mins): from the negatives, preserved by the BFI National Archive
  • Alternative version (92 mins, Blu-ray only)
  • Alternative sequences (3 mins, DVD only)
  • Extended version (92 mins): featuring additional sequences with David Farrar and Noëlle Adam
  • An Interview with Gillian Hills Interview (2016, 25 mins): the film’s star recalls her experience of working on Beat Girl
  • Cross-Roads (John Fitchen, 1955, 25 mins): supernatural short, starring the legendary Christopher Lee
  • Beauty in Brief (c.1955, 4 mins): forgotten saucy 1950s pin-up short which recalls the milieu of Beat Girl
  • Goodnight with Sabrina (c.1958, 3 mins): glamour short starring 1950s TV bombshell Sabrina, aka Norma Sykes
  • Illustrated booklet with new writing by Gillian Hills, Vic Pratt, Jonny Trunk and Jo Botting, and full film credits

Product details
RRP: £19.99/ Cat. no. BFIB1240 / BFI Flipside No. 030 / Cert 15
UK / 1959 / black and white / English, with optional hard-of-hearing subtitles / 87 mins / original aspect ratio 1.66:1 // BD50: 1080p, 24fps, PCM mono (48kHz/24-bit) / DVD9: PAL, 25fps, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono (320kbps)

More information on the BFI website

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Special screening of Beat Girl

Saturday, 02 April 2016 13:09

Any residents of London should note that in conjunction with its release on DVD/blu-ray this month: A special screening of Beat Girl takes place at the Regent Street Cinema, London, W1 on Wednesday 20 April at 6.30pm followed by a Q&A with Gillian Hills, hosted by BFI National Archive Fiction Curator, Vic Pratt. Tickets are available now.

Shadowing John Barry by the Brian Bennett Orchestra, to be released by Dramatico on 8 April, features impressive new interpretations of some of the best-known film themes by the late and great British composer...

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Peggy Sue Got Married on SBS2, Australia

Thursday, 25 February 2016 10:36

Australia: 'Peggy Sue Got Married' is being broadcast Wednesday 2nd March on SBS 2 at 10:10pm.

Walkabout on TV

Sunday, 14 February 2016 09:47

Walkabout
Saturday 20th February 2016
Australia
NITV
9:30pm

Walkabout

Sunday, 14 February 2016 09:41

Saturday 20th February 2016
Australia
NITV
9:30pm

The Music of James Bond

Sunday, 07 February 2016 15:03

The Music of James Bond

The Orchard Theatre, Dartford
Sunday 14 February
at 7:30pm

Website

Goldfinger, Thunderball, Diamonds are Forever, You Only live Twice, The Man With the Golden Gun, Golden Eye, Casino Royal, Live and Let Die, Skyfall and many, many more.

The Music of James Bond

Ohio Theatre
39 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Sat., 01.16.16
08:00 PM

Contact
Phone Number CAPA Ticket Center 614.228.8600

Website

This symphonic evening features the greatest songs from “spy movies” such as Mission Impossible, Get Smart, the Austin Powers films, and of course, the James Bond legacy. Enjoy live performances of “Goldfinger,” “Nobody Does it Better,” “Moonraker,” “For Your Eyes Only,” and many more performed by Sheena Easton and additional vocalists.

Bond and Beyond: A Tribute to John Barry

Saturday, 09 January 2016 10:14

Wednesday 10th February, 8.00pm

RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Stephen Bell conductor
Guest Vocalist TBC
presented by lyric fm’s Aedin Gormley

Website

Bond and Beyond

Programme Includes:

Out of Africa
The Living Daylights
Born Free
On Her Majesty’s Secret Service: We Have All the Time in the World, Dances with Wolves, Diamonds Are Forever: Suite
Goldfinger: Suite
Zulu
Octopussy: All Time High
The Lion in Winter
Moonraker
You Only Live Twice

The RTÉ Concert Orchestra has a proud tradition of performing the music from the movies and tonight we celebrate the life and work of  Britain’s greatest film composer, John Barry. Stephen Bell has selected some of Barry’s most admired and popular themes to showcase his extraordinary versatility; each an atmospheric masterpiece, capturing the essence of the films themselves.

Presented by RTÉ Concert Orchestra

The Music of James Bond - Nottingham concert

Saturday, 09 January 2016 10:12

<b>The Music of James Bond</b>

The Music of James Bond
Royal Concert Hall
THEATRE SQUARE,
NOTTINGHAM, NG1 5ND,
UK

Saturday 28 May 2016
7:30PM

Website

Five famous words that capture a world of pulse-pumping action, glamorous femmes fatales, villainous arch enemies and, of course, unforgettable music. With roaring brass, lush orchestrations and sensuous songs, these movies have produced hit after hit all over the world. The list of credits includes the thrumming James Bond theme itself, Diamonds are Forever, Moonraker, Thunderball, From Russia with Love, Goldfinger, For Your Eyes Only, Skyfall and many more.

The Hallé’s suave, sophisticated maestro, Stephen Bell, leads the world-renowned Hallé Orchestra and star vocalists Matt Ford and Alison Jiear in an evening packed with some of cinema’s most iconic themes.

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Contact the JB site

If you wish to send an email, for example with content for the website, please contact Geoff Leonard:

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Location
Bristol, UK

Geoff (owner) and Ruud (webmaster) have been running the John Barry website since June 18, 2001.

This website is not endorsed by the composer's family.
Use of copyrighted materials and logos are for promotional purposes only.

All files on this website are for personal use only and cannot be bought or sold.

 

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A lot more James Bond concerts collected on the link below, I have put them all in this news item. So check it out from there!

http://www.moviesinconcert.nl/index.php?page=concertlist


 James Bond Concert Spectacular

Q The Music Show
James Bond Concert Spectacular
Sunday 24nd November 2019
7:30pm
West Cliff Theatre
Tower Road
Clacton-on-Sea
CO15 1LE

Website

Guest Compere: Caroline Bliss – Moneypenny in The Living Daylights & Licence To Kill.


 

WS: James Bond Concert Spectacular

 

Q The Music Show
James Bond Concert Spectacular

Saturday 14th March 2020
7:30pm

Wycombe Swan
St Mary St,
High Wycombe HP11 2XE,
United Kingdom

Website

Guest Compere: Caroline Munro – The Spy Who Loved Me


 James Bond Spectacular

Q The Music Show
James Bond Concert Spectacular

Friday 1st May 2020
7:30pm

Watford Colosseum
Rickmansworth Road
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD17 3JN

Website

Guest Compere: Madeline Smith - Live And Let Die


Q The Music Show
James Bond Concert Spectacular

Sunday 3rd May 2020
7:30pm

The Spa Pavilion
Undercliff Road West
Felixstowe
Suffolk
IP11 2DX

Website

Guest Compare: Madeline Smith – Live And Let Die


London Show Band

Q The Music Show
James Bond Concert Spectacular

Sunday 7th June 2020
7:30pm

White Rock Theatre
White Rock
Hastings
East Sussex
TN34 1JX

Website

Guest Compare : Caroline Bliss – The Living Daylights & License to Kill