TWR #104 Contents

Interview: An out of the blue conversation with Mike Rutherford. TWR chats with Mike about the new album and tour. Interview at the Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool on Saturday 23rd February 2019. Photographs by Alan Hewitt.

CD Review: Out Of The Blue - the new album by Mike & The Mechanics reviewed by Alan Hewitt.

CD Review: “Light in the darkness” - Steve Hackett’s new album At The Edge Of Light reviewed by Alan Hewitt.

Gig Review: “On the road again with Mike & The Mechanics” - A brace of the band’s current UK shows reviewed by Alan Heiwtt. Photographs by Alan Hewitt and Lee Millward.

Gig Review: “Some enchanted evening with The Musical Box” - The Musical Box in concert at the Danforth Music Hall, Toronto, Candada, 19th January 2019. Review by Joe Zammit. Photos by Michaela Ix.

Article: “Not now Bernard” - the Mike & The Mechanics story retold by Alan Hewitt.

Article: “Looking back over the live shows” - Mike & The Mechanics’ live performances examined in a selection of live recordings by Alan Hewitt.

Article: Collecting Mechanics - TWR takes a look at some of the items any collector of the band might wish to have in their collection. Memorabilia: TWR archive.

Article: Musician's Corner