EDSEL RECORDS TO RE-RELEASE 8 WEDDING PRESENT ALBUMS IN DELUXE FORMAT

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Edsel Records are to release eight deluxe versions of classic Wedding Present album on 27 October 2014. The result of an extensive mining of the Wedding Present archive, each of these special reissues comes in the form of a hardback book containing three CDs, a DVD and a booklet. David...

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THIRD CINERAMA COMPILATION RELEASED

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On 8 September 2014, Scopitones released a new double album by Cinerama, David Gedge’s ‘other’ band. ‘Seven Wonders Of The World’ comes as a 24-track double CD and 18-track double LP that compiles EPs, obscurities, songs in German & French and a cover of ‘Diamonds Are Forever’. The album is...

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THE WEDDING PRESENT’S ‘WATUSI 20TH ANNIVERSARY’ TOUR

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The Wedding Present will be playing concerts in November 2014 which will include a performance of their 1994 album Watusi in its entirety, together with 40 minutes of other songs. The Wedding Present’s oft-called ‘lost album’ Watusi, could also be called their ‘marmite’ album… it polarised opinion like no previous...

THE WEDDING PRESENT RELEASE A 4-TRACK RECORD STORE DAY 10″ WITH WELSH VOCALS

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EP 4 CÂN The Wedding Present’s Record Store Day releases seem to have become something of an obsession for David Gedge. The yearly 10” EPs make him little profit; he just gets the satisfaction of singing and recording in languages other than English… and producing extremely collectable records! In 2012 he...

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THE WEDDING PRESENT’S COMIC BOOK

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Scopitones now publishes a comic! Tales From The Wedding Present chronicles the sublimely quixotic adventures of David Gedge and his band. David and his long-time former bass player, Terry de Castro, have teamed up with celebrated cartoonist Lee Thacker to create a surreal hotchpotch of stories. David has been leading...

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WEDDING PRESENT 7″ SINGLE RELEASED

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The Wedding Present Two Bridges 7” single with download code Released : 21 October 2013 In 2013, to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the "Hit Parade" series of 7" singles, The Wedding Present undertook a ten date British tour and, in conjunction, released a very limited edition  new 7” single...

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LIVE WEDDING PRESENT ALBUM FROM 1992 RELEASED

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In September 2013, Scopitones released a double album of live Wedding Present recordings from 1992. "Live 1992" couples the eleventh of The Wedding Present's infamous 'live tapes' with a previously unreleased concert recording. This is the sixth in the series of these much-demanded, re-mastered recordings and you can purchase a...

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THE WEDDING PRESENT RELEASE A BOOK

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On 25 October 2012, Scopitones [in conjunction with The Friday Project and Harper Collins] released Valentina: The Story Of A Wedding Present Album. Valentina: The Story Of A Wedding Present Album is a fascinating behind-the-scenes account of the making of the band's eighth studio LP, complete with an introduction by David...

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SEAMONSTERS VINYL BOXED SET RELEASED

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In November 2012, The Wedding Present’s classic album Seamonsters was re-released as a 10” vinyl box set by British label Vinyl180 Records. This collection, which comprises three lovingly packaged discs, features all the songs from the original album plus the extra tracks from the '3 Songs', 'Dalliance' and 'Lovenest' EPs....

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