The Future Bites Tour September 2020 Cancelled

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Due to the continued restrictions on public gatherings and in the interests of the safety and health of concertgoers, band, crew and everyone involved in putting on a live show, it is with great reluctance that I am forced to cancel the September 2020 live events I had previously announced. It would have been perhaps strange to have done these … Read More

New Steven Wilson & Tim Bowness podcast ‘The Album Years’

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Today I’m launching a brand new podcast with my friend Tim Bowness, THE ALBUM YEARS, details below. The first episode, ‘1980’ is now available on all major podcasting platforms. Please let us know if you enjoy it in order to encourage us to do more! On The Album Years podcast, long term friends, collaborators and music nerds Steven Wilson and … Read More

Remix Personal Shopper

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While THE FUTURE BITES has been delayed, I thought it would be fun to make available stems for my recent single PERSONAL SHOPPER to be remixed. The track seems to lend itself well to remixing, in fact there are already some interesting versions on YouTube (check out the Nine Inch Nails / Personal Shopper mash up below!) You can do … Read More

The Future Postponed

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As with many of my albums, The Future Bites is not just about the music, it’s a high concept project which involves design, artwork, video and a tour production, all on a grander scale than anything I’ve attempted before. However, due to the pandemic, there are unprecedented challenges, ranging from manufacturing issues (particularly in relation to the elaborate deluxe edition) … Read More

Porcupine Tree Bandcamp Store Launched

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Porcupine Tree have launched a Bandcamp page where you can listen and download full resolution recordings of rare and unreleased rarities from beyond the band’s core record label releases. This has been a long time in the planning, and we do apologise for the poor timing, as we know this is a very difficult time for everyone, including us as … Read More

New SW album “THE FUTURE BITES” out 12th June 2020

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Album out 12th June 2020 via thefuturebites.com   New track PERSONAL SHOPPER online everywhere now.  Sunglasses… teeth whitener… deluxe-edition boxsets… volcanic ash soap… multivitamin supplements… noise-cancelling headphones… designer trainers… detox drinks… organic LED television… fake eyelashes… branded water… self-doubt… self-esteem…  Steven Wilson’s new album THE FUTURE BITES is an exploration of how the human brain has evolved in the Internet era. … Read More

SW End of Year Update 2019

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So goodbye 2019 and cheerio to another decade. This was an amazing year for me thanks to the biggest and happiest event of my life, getting married to the love of my life and gaining 2 lovely step-daughters! And I want to once again thank everyone for the wonderful well wishes you sent our way. If it seems like it … Read More

Porcupine Tree ‘In Absentia’ Deluxe Edition coming February 2020

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The much anticipated deluxe edition of Porcupine Tree’s iconic 2002 album will be released on 21st February. 3CD/Blu-ray set featuring remastered stereo and 5.1 surround sound mixes, additional studio recordings, a disc of unreleased demos and a new feature length Lasse Hoile directed documentary, plus 100-page hardback book with exclusive content including photography by Lasse Hoile, Carl Glover, Richard Barbieri … Read More

Announcing The Future Bites Tour

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Every time I make a new album, it’s hugely important for me that it holds a unique place in my catalogue and won’t simply be more of the same. Moving into the third decade of the 21st century and my second decade as a touring solo artist, it felt like time to apply the same philosophy to the live experience. … Read More