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Official Caravan News

Delivery update for August

We are really looking forward to playing in France at the Rock au Chateau and as well as having a few days off. Any orders placed on the Paradise Filter website after midday on 2nd August will be despatched on Monday 14th. For those of you who are coming to the festival we will have our merchandise there . Thanks again for all the support and hope that you are all having a good summer. Caravan

Jim Leverton New Solo CD

Well, It’s like a London Bus . You wait for ages and then three turn up at once!
Hot on the Heels of Jan’s new Cd , and the imminent Release of Pye’s debut release Jim Leverton is releasing his own .solo Cd
Jim Is Caravan’s Bass player and singer
His new Cd is called ” Leverton Live at the Duke”
It was recorded at the Duke Of Cumberland in Whitstable, Kent on September 21st Last Year .
The Gig features Jim on Guitars and Voice , Geoffrey Richardson on Viola etc. and Martin Elliott on upright Bass .
The limited edition CD of 100 copies will only be available only be sold at Caravan’s gigs .
If you need any further info please email Jim at jimleverton@rocketmail.com.

Delivery Update

We are off on tour in Belgium, Holland and Germany on 22nd May. Any orders placed after midday on Friday 19th May will be despatched on 1st June. Thank you for your support and we hope to see some of you at the gigs. We will have our merchandise at the shows. Caravan.

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I would like to thank everyone who has pledged so far. I am so pleased to have reached 95% of my target within 10 days of starting the pledge campaign. I am in the process of recording and as a thank you to everyone who has, or will pledge, I would like to offer an exclusive bonus track on the download, when I release the album. This track will not be available commercially and will only be available to pledgers. I will announce the track titles in due course, together with updates of guest musicians. Thanks so much for your support. Pye

 

http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/pyehastings/updates/81240

Happy 70th Birthday Pye Hastings

We all wish you a very happy 70th Birthday Pye
From the band and all your many friends and fans from all over the world.
You are a true Legend , and you have inspired musicians and music lovers throughout your 50 years in the business.
It’s a great testament to the man that this band is still going strong after some 49 years .
Pye , you ARE Caravan .
you are not just the singing voice of Caravan , you are a superb Rhythm(and Lead ) guitarist .
You have written most of the songs in a catalogue of about 20 albums . You have written most of the lyrics .
On top of it all -you are a lovely man . very modest and a true professional. . An Inspiration to us all.
Here’s to the next ten years .
Cheers

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European Dates Announced for May 2017!

The Band are delighted to announce the following dates for 2017:
23 May VERVIERS(Belgium) Spirit of 66
24th May Tilburg ( Holland ) Paradox
25 May Dortmund (Germany) Piano Club
26 May Amstelveen(Holland) P 60
27th May Zoetermeer( Holland) Boerderij

Links to the sites and ticket info will follow shortly .

HAPPY NEW YEAR To YOU ALL and thanks for your incredible support in 2016