Herne Bay Music just keeps getting better…
Liverpool band Space having reformed in December to play a special one off Christmas show sell out show, to their hometown crowd at the 02 Academy Liverpool, they could have easily sold out 3 consecutive dates.
The line-up features original band members Tommy Scott (vocals/guitar) and Franny Griffiths (keyboards). Along with Phil Hartley (bass), Ryan Clarke (vintage keys) and drummer Allan Jones who will replace Andy Parle who sadly died in 2009.
“It felt fantastic to play Liverpool again as Space. I started to play the Space songs again last summer and started to get nostalgic about the band. I think a lot of it is down to timing, it just feels right at the moment to give it a go again and we’re all looking forward to what 2012 will bring” says Tommy Scott.
“I’m made up Space are back together because I was heading for a lengthy prison sentence the way I was going on! So once again Space have saved the day” adds Jamie Murphy.
The platinum selling band came to prominence in the mid 1990’s with hit single such as Female of the Species, Neighbourhood, Avenging Angels, Me and you Verses the World and The Balllad of Tom Jones. They worked with Tom Jones in 1999 and Cerys Matthews a year earlier. The band formed in 1993 and released four studio albums, plus a number of charting singles, before disbanding in 2005