20
Apr

Farewell, Friend

We received an email this week from longtime Mission fan, Olivier from Belgium.Olivier was one of twins, the other being Laurent who tragically and sadly passed away recently. Our thoughts and sincere condolences go out to Olivier and Laurent’s wife and children. Farewell, friend, you are sadly missed. We’ll leave you with Olivier’s own words:"Laurent […]

14
Apr

Lest We Forget

On Saturday 15th April, 1989, 96 Liverpool supporters needlessly lost their lives at a football match in Sheffield. Today is the anniversaryof that awful day. Please spare a thought for the victims and theirfamilies. YNWA.Wayne

10
Apr

World Crusade Re-issue

We’d like to announce that there is a new t-shirt exclusively availablefrom Sweetest Plum, our official merchandisers.It’s a re-issue shirt from the 1988 World Crusade tour and images can be seen and it can be ordered by visiting the Sweetest Plum website.Keep the faith. MWIS

03
Apr

Martin Gilks

I’d like to say how saddened and shocked I am to hear of the death of Martin Gilks, the former Wonderstuff drummer.Martin died, aged 41, at St George’s Hospital, Tooting, on Monday April 3 of internal injuries following a motorcycle accident in London on Sunday. He leaves a son and daughter and my thoughts and […]

02
Apr

April 1st

It seems that my ‘little’ April 1st joke has fooled some of you. Others not. I mean, I’m so over Ikea…….Anyway, my apolgies to anyone that was offended or inconvenienced or went out and spent £69 on tickets to see SOM on the strength of my hoax. I hope there’s been a lesson learned….Save your […]

31
Mar

Stop Press – Wayne To Rejoin Sisters

After a recent chance encounter at Ikea in London between Wayne and Andrew Eldritch, Wayne is to rejoin the Sisters Of Mercy as guest guitarist for the remaining shows of the current SOM tour. This is all we know at this point but we’ll bring you more news as soon as we can get it.We’re […]

24
Mar

MGT Back In The Fold

After the success of last years shows in South Africa and the ‘Lighting The Candles’ tour when guitarist Mark Gemini Thwaite rejoined the band to cover for a committed-elsewhere Rob Holliday, it has been decided that, due to Rob’s ever increasing workload with The Prodigy and his own band, Sulpher, and because of his inability to be […]

21
Mar

Breathe Me In Video / Interviews

At long last the David Iglesias directed feature film, ‘Mercenary: the nameless warrior’, is receiving it’s premiere in Madrid on Friday April 7th. This is the film that Wayne wrote and recorded the recent Mission single ‘Breathe Me In’ for. To coincide with the film’s release David has put together a video for the song […]

15
Mar

Win A Signed Copy Of Anthology

Universal are offering a chance for you to win a signed copy of "Anthology" – for more information click here – Good luck!Additionally (and finally) I am putting the final touches to the new MWIS site which will be published this weekend (all things being well). This will mean that the site may be offline […]

13
Mar

Anthology Art Cards Available

You can now download Art Cards for Mission Anthology – an AAE version is also available.


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