iTunes Festival: London 2012 – EP

Digital

Cooking Vinyl

Worldwide

BACKGROUND

On September 27th, 2012, Madness delivered an unforgettable performance at the renowned Roundhouse venue in London, England, as part of the prestigious iTunes Festival. This historic event marked a significant moment in the band’s legacy, showcasing their enduring talent and timeless appeal. The concert release from this memorable evening features a selection of eight tracks out of the 20 songs performed that night. Despite lineup changes, the band’s energy and musical prowess remained unparalleled.

Notably, Seamus Beaghan took on the role of keyboardist in place of Mike Barson, showcasing the band’s resilience and adaptability. Additionally, a seasoned musician, Graham Bush, skillfully handled bass duties, stepping in for Mark Bedford, who had temporarily parted ways with Madness between 2008 and 2013. Bush’s four-year tenure with the band brought a fresh perspective to their live shows and studio recordings.

Madness’s appearance at the iTunes Festival in 2012 is a testament to their enduring popularity and influence in the music industry. It’s a moment cherished by fans worldwide, immortalized in this remarkable release that captures the essence of Madness at the peak of their musical prowess.

RELEASE DETAILS

Territory: Worldwide

Release Date: October 2, 2012
Format: Digital
Limited Edition: No

Label: Cooking Vinyl

Manufactured: Digital Distribution

Disc Colour: Black
Pressing: Digital Release
Release Type: Bootleg

CHART HISTORY

TRACK LISTING

DiscPositionTrackVersionDuration
1 1 Embarrassment Live 3:02
1 2 La Luna Live 3:30
1 3 Misery Live 3:22
1 4 My Girl Live 3:10
1 5 Death Of A Rude Boy Live 3:58
1 6 House of Fun Live 2:47
1 7 Our House Live 3:21
1 8 Night Boat To Cairo Live 4:49

MUSICANS

MusicanInstrumentRoleCredit
Chris Foreman Guitar Band
Lee Thompson Tenor Saxophone Band
Daniel Woodgate Drums Band
Graham McPherson Vocals Band
Cathal Smyth Backing Vocals, Trumpet Band
Seamus Beaghan  Keyboards Band
Graham Bush Bass Band
Mike Kearsey Brass Section Band
Joe Auckland Brass Section Band
Steve Hamilton Brass Section Band

PRODUCTION CREDITS

COPYRIGHT AND Licencing

OwnershipCompanyNotes
Phonographic Copyright ℗ Lucky 7 Records
Copyright © Lucky 7 Records

Representation

RepresentationCompanyNotes
Record Label Cooking Vinyl

References

Extensive efforts have been made to gather factual information and knowledge on madness from various sources and document them. These sources include publicly accessible websites, books and publications, historical artefacts, and other pertinent materials. As a result, a comprehensive index of resources has been compiled and integrated into the website. These resources, if relevant to this article, are listed below.

ReferenceSource
junodownload.com Website
apple.com Website