Roxy Music 2001

Roxy Music Tour 2001


3rd September 2001
Phil has confirmed that there will be unspecified 'extras' at all four UK shows at the end of September and beginning of October. The nature of these 'extras' is not yet completely decided but we will bring details as soon as we have them.
30th August 2001
Two new dates have been announced - the 1st and 2nd October at London's Hammersmith Apollo Theatre. For ticket information go here.
17th August 2001
Hello again. Just back from the USA where I wtnessed two more stunning shows at Vancouver and Concord. Sorry for the lack of news as a result. Anyway, a bonus is that there will be a series of photographs from both shows uploaded soon. In the meantime, you can follow this link to see some photographs taken at the Madison Square Garden Theatre in New York by John Dillon (hello, John!).

Oh, and by the way, you can buy tickets for Copenhagen by following this link.
27th July 2001
Yannick Etienne, who joined Roxy for both the New York and Atlanta dates, will perform the rest of the USA tour with the band.
20th July 2001
Tickets are now on sale for Glasgow and Manchester at Ticketmaster
19th July 2001
According to Ticketmaster, Roxy are playing another two dates in the UK The first will be at the Manchester Evening News Arena on Friday 28th September, followed by one at the SECC Glasgow on Saturday 29th September. Tickets are not yet on sale but for more go here. We do not yet have confirmation of this but will post more details as soon as we have them.
6th July 2001
Roxy will play another date in Germany in Stuttgart. For more information go here. Negotiations are on-going about more dates in Europe and elsewhere (although the 'elsewhere' won't be of interest to anyone in the UK, Europe or North America - or Australia and Japan for that matter).
4th July 2001
According to the Go for music site, Roxy Music will be playing in Antwerp on the 14th September. Tickets are on sale. For more information go here.
3rd July 2001
A set of photographs taken at the Werchter Festival in Belgium can be found here. More photos from other concerts will follow soon.
29th June 2001
We can confirm that the Perth date will be on Sunday 19th August. Tickets for all Australian dates go on sale on Friday, 6th July.
24th June 2001
Details of the Australian dates are now available here. Please note that the Australian promoter has inaccurate information about Perth giving the date as Saturday 19th August. The 19th August is a Sunday. We are assuming Sunday for Perth given the travelling time for the crew from Adelaide.
21st June 2001
We hope to be able to sell Roxy merchandise on line at the shop soon. More details as soon as we have them.

Roxy will play in Copenhagen on Tuesday, 18th September. Venue to be confirmed.

Roxy will tour Australia in August starting on Saturday, 11th August. They will play Brisbane, Sydney (two concerts, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth).

For more information about the Santiago de Compostela concert go here.
19th June 2001
Roxy will play in Santiago de Compostela in Spain on Friday, 29th June before flying to Werchter for the festival there. We do not yet have any ticketing details.

There is some confusion about a date in Milan's Fila Forum. The Solo site (at has the date listed for the 24th September and an Italian website has the date as 26th September. We will confirm ASAP but the Solo date is assumed to be correct as the other date clashes with a concert in Vienna. There is more ocnfusion about the venue in Vienna with it either being the Bank Austriahalle or the new Gasometer complex.

7th June 2001
Three new articles have been posted today. To see them go the the Cuttings page.

1st June 2001
Articles will appear this week in the following newspapers and magazines: The Daily Telegraph (Thursday), A-List/Daily Mirror, Arena and Uncut.

The band move into full production rehearsals from Monday.

You can read an interview with Paul Thompson here and fashion tips about what to wear at a Roxy Concert here (seriously!).

29th May 2001
We can confirm that three dates have been announced for Tokyo. The band will play the International Forum on September 7th, 8th and 9th. For more information please go here.
26th May 2001
A live version of 'Jealous Guy' recorded at Wednesday's TOTP2 show will be broadcast by the BBC1 between 4.50 and 5.30pm on Sunday, 27th May as part of Top of the Pops Reunion.

Capital Gold are having a 'Roxy Music' day on Thursday, 31st May.

It is being advertised elsewhere that members of Roxy Music will be participating in an on-line 'Web Chat' on Thursday 31st May. Please be advised that this is yet to be confirmed. Our understanding is that it is by no means certain to go ahead. But, if you want to find out more go to

The confirmed track listing for 'The Best of Roxy Music' (to be released onThe Best of Roxy Music June 11th) can now be confirmed. It is slightly different from the track listings previously announced. Tracks are:

More Than This
Jealous Guy
Over You
Same Old Scene
Oh Yeah
Angel Eyes (single version)
Dance Away' (single version)
Both Ends Burning
Love Is The Drug
Out Of The Blue
All I Want Is You
Mother Of Pearl
Street Life
Do The Strand
Pyjamarama (single version)
Virginia Plain
24th May 2001
For a report on the first Roxy performance for eighteen years on the TOTP2 TV show go here.
18th May 2001
We've had a few requests for the tour poster to be turned into a suitable Windows Wallpaper file. Follow this link for further information.
17th May 2001
We believe that the Atlanta date will now definitely go ahead scotching any rumours of a move to Nashville. According to our contacts, tickets should go on sale on June 23rd, which seems a tad late for a concert on July 26th but we'll confirm ASAP.
14th May 2001
We have been advised that a second Los Angeles date has been put in place for Tuesday 7th August. For more information go here.
11th May 2001
We can confirm that Roxy will be touring Australia in mid-August. Dates are yet to be confirmed but the band will play Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne and Perth after the completion of the North American leg of the tour.
10th May 2001
We are sorry to announce that the concert in Montreal has been cancelled and that it will be replaced by an extra concert in Boston. Tickets for the second Boston show go on sale on the 21st May.

Tickets for Montreal will be refunded with service fee.

Please mail your tickets to:

Credit Departement / Admission Network
980 Cherrier
Montréal, Qc.
H2L 1H7

The tickets left at the Molson Center box office will be automatically refunded.
9th May 2001
We are pleased to be able to announce the full Roxy Music line-up that will be touring the world this summer. Altogether, there are ten musicians in the band. They are:

Bryan Ferry - vocals
Phil Manzanera - guitar
Andy Mackay - saxes and oboe
Paul Thompson - drums
Chris Spedding - guitar
Colin Good - keyboards
Zev Katz - bass
Lucy Wilkins - violin
Julia Thornton - percussion
Sarah Brown - backing vocals

  • The TOTP2 show being recorded on May 23rd is to be broadcast on Wednesday 6th June and again on Saturday 9th June.
  • Today, Phil was trying out his new Roland amp and specially equipped guitars. We will do a special feature at on Phil's equipment set up in the next few weeks.
  • Articles about Roxy Music have appeared in Arena, in Night & Day (Mail on Sunday) and in the Observer Life Magazine on Sunday 13th May. See them here.
  • The July edition of Uncut will feature an in-depth article/interview with the band (to be published c. 20th June). This is the 50th Edition of Uncut and the special front cover CD will carry 'the best' cover versions of a number of Beatles songs. Included on the CD will be 'TNK - Tomorrow Never Knows' taken from the 801 Live CD available at the Expression Shop.
  • Andy and Phil have been interviewed for the July edition of Classic Rock magazine.
  • A number of 48 sheet billboard advertisments have been taken to promote the Roxy Music tour. They should be visible in Newcastle, Glasgow, Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham and Nottingham.

3rd May 2001
The band are recording a Top of the Pops 2 'Special' for broadcast in early June. We believe all tickets have been taken.

Wednesday May 23 2001
Studio Doors Open 7.00 p.m. Studio Doors Close 7.30 p.m.
Venue: Riverside Studios
Crisp Road, London W6 9RL
Nearest Tube: Hammersmith

For FREE tickets call 020 8576 1227
or e-mail
30th April 2001
A second date at Madison Square Garden Theatre NYC has been announced for Tuesday 24th July. For more information go here
28th April 2001
The Best Of Roxy Music' is released on June 11 via Virgin. The record will feature 18 tracks from their eight studio albums.
27th April 2001
Roxy seem set to play in Rotterdam on Thursday 13th September. For more news go here.
22nd April 2001
The date for the Dublin concert at the Point Theatre has been changed from Friday 8th June to Saturday 9th June. Tickets for the 8th June are valid for the 9th.
19th April 2001
We can confirm that Paul Thompson will be the drummer on the tour. More details soon.

There are now four confirmed dates in Germany, one in June in Munich and three in September in Berlin, Hamburg and Dortmund. Tickets are on sale. For more information go here.
3rd April 2001
A new European date has been announced - The Hallenstadion, Zurich, is scheduled for Wednesday June 27th. We do not yet have a date for ticket sales.
30th March 2001
A second Birmingham date for Sunday 17th June and a third Wembley date has been confirmed for Sunday June 24th. Tickets are already on sale. Go here for details.

28th March 2001
According to the Belgian web site 'Go to Music', Roxy Music will be appearing at the Werchter Festival on Sunday 1st July along with with Coldplay, PJ Harvey, Placebo and Faithless. Appearing on the other two days are: David Gray, Beck, Sting, Guns 'n Roses and Fun Lovin' Criminals amongst others.

Ticket prices are:
Day tickets:
Friday 29th June: 1500 BEF
Saturday 30th June: 1750 BEF
Sunday 1th July: 1750 BEF

Combi tickets (camping not included):
3 days: 3.250 BEF
2 days (Saturday & Sunday): 2.750 BEF

The pre-sale via phone and website has now started here

PLEASE NOTE: this appearance is not yet officially confirmed

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