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- Upcoming Uriah Heep live dates!
September 21 - C.C. Maria Angola, Lima, Peru
September 23 - Brasília Minas Tênis Clube, Brasília, Brazil
September 27 - Canecão, Rock In Concert Brazil Festival, Rio de Janeiro,
September 28 - Via Funchal, Rock In Concert Brazil Festival, São Paulo,
November 8 - Boerderij, Zoetermeer, Holland
November 9 - Hanenhof, Geleen, Holland
November 11 - Karting Hall, Alaharma, Finland
*** 2006 ACOUSTIC TOUR *** (all following concerts)
November 13 - Tavastia, Helsinki, Finland
November 14 - Tampere, Pakkahoune, Finland
November 15 - Rock Cafe, Tallinn, Estonia
November 17 - Prima, Vasteraas, Sweden
November 18 - Det Rode Sjohus, Stavanger, Norway
November 19 - Ricks, Bergen, Norway
November 20 - Rockefeller, Oslo, Norway
November 21 - Amager Bio, Copenhagen, Denmark
November 23 - Palladium, Köln, Germany
November 24 - Theatre, Hannover, Germany
November 25 - Brahmssaal, Karlsruhe, Germany
November 27 - Deutches Theatre, Munich, Germany
November 29 - Hegelsaal, Stuttgart, Germany
November 30 - Ostkerhalle, Bielefeld, Germany
December 1 - Glocke, Bremen, Germany
December 2 - Adventuremine, Merkers, Germany
December 4 - Friedrichstadtpalast, Berlin, Germany
December 6 - Musensaal, Mannheim, Germany
December 7 - Kurhaus, Wiesbaden, Germany
December 8 - St. Paul Kirch, Furth, Germany
December 9 - Z7, Pratteln, Switzerland
December 11 - Operettenhaus, Hamburg, Germany
December 12 - Steintorvariete, Hallen, Germany
December 13 - Kulturpalast, Dresden, Germany
December 14 - Konzertsaal, Bamburg, Germany
All details, tickets info, phone numbers: http://www.uriah-heep.com/newa/livedates.php
- The new Uriah Heep Singles 2-CD Anthology, "Easy Livin' - Singles A's &
B's" will be released soon. More details up at http://www.sanctuaryrecords.co.uk/index.php?action=showproduct&productid=34689&l1=3&l2=0&l3=0&rt=&lastpage=
- Uriah Heep fan Jason Morris has been chosen as the Head Olympic Coach
for the 2008 US Olympic Team that will compete in Beijing, China! Read all
details here: http://www.uriah-heep.com/newa/jasonmorris.php .
- After the success of the 1st Brazilian Uriah Heep get together, in May
2006 in Rio de Janeiro, a second event will happen next week in São Paulo,
exactly 2 days before the Heep gig there! For more details please visit
- Photos from the "Color Line" boat gig of September 16th are now
available at http://www.bergtatt.no/concerts/heep_colorline2006/Page1.html
, thanks to Kjell Erik Berg.
- Uriah Heep live pics from the gig in Schneeberg (Germany, 19.08.06),
taken by Elvira & Thomas Korb, can be found at the SOT website:
http://www.rena.onlinehome.de/SOT/UH-Schneeberg-19.08.06.html (thanks to
Renate Fischer of SOT).
- Uriah Heep pics from the gig on July 8th in Huttwill (Switzerland) can
be seen at http://www.musicbild.li/index.php?option=com_zoom&Itemid=34&catid=136
("musicbild.li - Bilder die klingen"). Thanks again to Renate Fischer.
- The new "Uriah Heep Album Site" by Joachim Weiser is now up and running,
check it out: http://www.uriah-heep-alben.de.vu . It includes a survey
with all Heep albums.
MORE HEEP... AND RELATED!
- We have a winner in our "Do You Wah" Contest at the Mick Box Official
Website! The Heepsters voted and a winner has been picked. Prizes will be
sent from Mick Box and include... well, come to the website to see it all:
- The 1st "Shirt Off My Back" winner, Matthias Grünwald, met Mick in July
and received his prize from our 1st Auction - see Matthias Grünwald and
Mick at http://www.mick-box.net . Also, Mick has started the "Mick Box
Hall of Fame" - read about it and visit the website as we build the pages
with pictures from Mick and others.
- The "Personal Photo Stamp Exhibition" is happening right now (till
October 22nd 2006) at the Post Museum in Helsinki Main Post Office. As
stated on their website: "The most famous faces in this Personal Photo
Stamp Exhibition are Matti Nykänen (many times Finnish Olympic Winner/Ski
Jumping), Ilmari Kianto (famous Finnish writer), Helmut Lotti and Ken
Hensley who was Uriah Heep´s keyboard player and guitarist". So, Ken's "Eager
To Please" stamp is included! More details at http://www.posti.fi/postimuseo/vaihtuvatnayttelyt/omatkuvat/
(thanks to Heikki Kyllästinen). Soon some pics will be added to
http://www.uriah-heep.fi , thanks to Tapio Minkkinen.
- The Ken Hensley Band October tour is being completely re-scheduled for
March 2007. The "Blood On The Highway" CD will be released in mid-to-late
February 2007 which gives the tour a whole lot more purpose and the tour
itself will grow quite a bit too. In any way, the Hensley gig with the
Circle of Hands band scheduled for October 21st will stay. By the way, on
the latest edition of e-heep we stated that the "after show party" for Ken
Hensley's gig in Apeldoorn was sold out. In fact, we meant the "pre show
party"! The "after show" one is available for everyone who attends the gig.
More details at http://www.ken-hensley.com/ .
- The masters of the upcoming Ken Hensley 2-CD anthology, "Elements", are
on their way to Sanctuary Records now and a release date should be
- In regards to the On The Rocks band gigs planned for this year, they
were all postponed due to technical difficulties, and are being
rescheduled. More details soon at http://www.otr-band.co.uk where you can
subscribe to their newsletter.
- Photos from the John Lawton gigs with the Finnish band Five Fifteen can
be seen here: http://heepfiles.info/fin/jl06/index.htm .
- Check out John Sloman's new album "13 Storeys" at http://www.johnsloman.com
- The Biriheepster band in Brazil is going to play a tribute concert to
Uriah Heep this coming Saturday Sept 23rd at Nectar, in Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil. For all details please go to http://www.biriheepster.blogspot.com/
- The Asia reunion tour is now taking place in the USA, featuring ex-Uriah
Heep bassist/vocalist John Wetton. For all details and photos of the
recent concerts please go to their official site at http://www.theasiawebsite.com/
- Chris Slade (drums, ex-Uriah Heep) has a new band going on with Robin
George (guitar, ex-Byron Band), Pete Way (bass, UFO) and Spike:
- Another ex-Heep drummer, Keith Baker, has also a new band just formed,
called Group Therapy.
- Trevor Hensley, Ken's brother, will be playing a special gig tomorrow (September
20th) at CB2 in Cambridge, England, with several musicians paying homage
to Bob Dylan, performing his songs and some original material as well.
Concert starts at 8:30pm.