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People In A Film

A Documentary About Wire

As previously reported in our newsletter - There is a documentary being made about Wire called People In A Film. There was an exclusive funding launch event on the 13th July in London where all 5 members of Wire past & present were interviewed by filmmaker Graham Duff. A unique event. Luckily the live stream of this is still up on Youtube. A must see for any Wire fan!

People In A Film

Pink Flag / Chairs Missing / 154 – the special editionsMarch 20

Wire special editions

Release date: 19 May

Wire's seminal albums are getting the definitive re-release treatment, in the same format as Silver/Lead and Change Becomes Us. Each album is presented as an 80-page hardback book, which includes a special introduction by Jon Savage, a lengthy text from Graham Duff that incldues fresh interviews with every band member, full lyrics, and never-before-seen photos of the band by Annette Green.

Find out more about the reissues, or jump right to our shop to pre-order.

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Upcoming Wire gigs

  • Nov 16 : Time Zones Festival, Bari, Italy Book tickets
  • Jan 27 : The Fleece, Bristol, UK Book tickets
  • Jan 28 : Band On The Wall, Manchester, UK Book tickets
  • Jan 29 : Hare & Hounds, Birmingham, UK Book tickets
  • Jan 30 : G2 (The Garage), Glasgow, UK Book tickets
  • Jan 31 : Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, UK Book tickets
  • Feb 01 : Chalk, Brighton, UK Book tickets
  • Mar 03 : Fine Line Music Cafe, Minneapolis, MN, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 04 : Metro, Chicago, IL, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 06 : Mercy Lounge, Nashville, TN, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 07 : Variety Playhouse, Atlanta, GA, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 09 : Union Stage, Washington, DC, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 10 : Underground Arts, Philadelphia, PA, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 11 : Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 12 : Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 13 : The Sinclair, Cambridge MA, USA Book tickets
  • Mar 14 : Bronson Centre Theatre, Ottawa, ON, Canada Book tickets
  • Mar 16 : The Great Hall, Toronto, ON, Canada Book tickets
  • May 21 : Islington Assembly Hall, London, UK Book tickets

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