Wonderfully Insightful New Interview With Rod – Read Here

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Wonderfully Insightful New Interview With Rod – Read Here

Posted on September 19th, 2016 in Music, News, The Zombies

Rod and the boys otherwise known as The Zombies have just completed another epic US tour, as is now becoming a major part of every classic pop and rock fans calendar. Rod caught up with a site called Rock Music Opinions to discuss all manner of things old and new and gives some great insight into the current world and life of Rod Argent and his band The Zombies. Read the full interview here


Rod & Colin Come Home For One Off Special Show At St Alban’s Cathedral

Posted on August 22nd, 2016 in Music, News, The Zombies

St Alban’s favourite sons Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone who were founding fathers of The Zombies music group in the early 60s are to play an incredible intimate acoustic performance in their hometown of St Albans on Friday 21st October. This will be a real treat for all Zombies fans near and far. We strongly recommend purchasing tickets before they’re gone.

Here’s the place to get them from when tickets go on sale in September. Keep checking back as these will be snapped up fast – click here

The guys are currently getting ready to head back on a West Coast Tour of US before this show in September and then play a host of UK shows with full band in November. To stay in touch with all the latest tour dates click here


Interview with Rod’s Partner In Crime Colin Blunstone With The Examiner in NYC

Posted on May 27th, 2016 in Music, News, The Zombies

As The Zombies train continues to trail blaze through their North American tour, revered media publication The Examiner caught up with Colin Blunstone while the guys were briefly back in New York last week. Read the wonderful article here

And if you’re around the guys are still in USA for a few more days as they roll into Nashville, then Louisville, then St Charles before bringing their electric show back to the UK again in June and July.





A Message To Commemorate the 1968 release of Odessey & Oracle

Posted on April 20th, 2016 in Music, News, The Zombies

Rod has made a statement to give thanks about The Zombie’s legendary release, “On April 19th, 1968 our album ‘Odessey And Oracle’ was released. This album although initially didn’t garner much attention, went on to change our lives dramatically. It has been ranked by Rolling Stone as one of the “Greatest Albums of All Time”, by NME Magazine as the “No. 2 Best Album Recorded at Abbey Road Studios“, and Q Magazine said it was one of “Best British Albums Ever”, but it will always be our first born and we’re very proud of it’s accomplishments. Thank you to everyone who has ever bought, downloaded, listened to, and even shared the album, it’s because of you that the album is still very much alive today. Happy Birthday Odessey And Oracle!!”


Rod pays tribute to the late Keith Emerson

Posted on March 21st, 2016 in Music, News, The Zombies

Rod has recently made a statement over on The Zombies Facebook page sharing his sadness about the passing of the late, great Keith Emerson, “t’s over a week now since Keith Emerson died, and I must say I’ve been really saddened that the passing of this fantastic musician and monster creative talent hasn’t been marked in a greater and more unequivocal way by the press and broadcasting media. I may have missed something, but I didn’t catch ANYTHING at all on the BBC ….. quite incredible.

And the meanness and short-sightedness of the people, without any ability of their own, who latterly criticised his continuing to play, without any sympathy or understanding of the difficulties he suffered from muscular and nerve problems in his right hand and arm….it truly is depressing.

Keith was a true musician in every sense of the word; a great keyboardist whose playing was always full of fire and invention. He never dumbed down the high content of what he did, yet still managed to connect and communicate with many millions of people – a remarkable achievement. When I heard, not so long ago, from a couple of different people that Keith liked my playing, it felt like one of the most rewarding compliments I’d ever been paid. He was truly one of the few.”

RIP Keith