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Who Do You Think We Are?

37 disc deluxe box set

The ultimate tribute to the legendary Canterbury band

Who Do You Think We Are? is the ultimate tribute to the ultimate Canterbury band. This deluxe box set runs to a staggering 37 discs. All the official Caravan albums – studio and live recordings among them – are joined by eleven discs of previously unreleased live performances. A Blu-ray includes remixer extraordinaire Steven Wilson’s 5.1 surround sound mix of the classic In the Land of Grey and Pink album. In addition, a DVD includes vintage European TV performances from 1971 – 1981 (London Marquee, German TV’s ‘Swing In’, Bataclan , Paris & French TV show Pop 2).

The lavish packaging of the set reflects the band’s stature. A hardback coffee table book features rare Caravan photos and memorabilia, and a full discography. A second Fan Club book assembles historic press articles from across the band’s career, alongside a new interview with founder member Pye Hastings. Every copy of the box includes individually signed photo by the three surviving members of the original Caravan line-up: Pye Hastings, Richard Sinclair and David Sinclair. The celebration continues with a selection of memorabilia: a Caravan-centric map of Canterbury; a specially commissioned Caravan family tree poster, charting their long and circuitous progress; and two replica 1970s gig posters.

 

Put together with the band’s full co-operation, the full list of contents is as follows:

  • 14 NEWLY REMASTERED STUDIO ALBUMS & 4 OFFICIAL LIVE ALBUMS
  • 11 DISCS OF PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED CONCERT RECORDINGS
  • ON BLU-RAY FOR THE FIRST TIME 48/24 STEREO & 5.1 MIX BY STEVEN WILSON OF IN THE LAND OF GREY AND PINK
  • DVD INCLUDING RARE FOOTAGE FROM THE MARQUEE 1971, ROCK EN STOCK 1972, BATACLAN 1973 & FRENCH TV PERFORMANCE 1981
  • INDIVIDUALLY SIGNED PHOTO BY THE THREE SURVIVING MEMBERS PYE HASTINGS, DAVE SINCLAIR, & RICHARD SINCLAIR
  • 144 PAGE HARDBACK COFFEE TABLE BOOK FEATURING RARE PHOTOGRAPHS & MEMORABILIA
  • A4 FAN CLUB MINI BOOK FEATURING ARCHIVE ARTICLES & AN UP TO DATE INTERVIEW WITH PYE HASTINGS
  • A4 REPLICA TOUR PROGRAMME FOR BLIND DOG AT ST DUNSTANS
  • ‘FOR GIRLS WHO GROW PLUMP IN THE NIGHT’ REPLICA PRESS PACK
  • CARAVAN’S TRIP DOWN MEMORY LAIN MAP OF CANTERBURY
  • ILLUSTRATED FAMILY TREE
  • 2 REPLICA POSTERS 

UK Tour Autumn 2022 . 13 Dates announced!

The band are delighted to be ‘treading the boards’ again  with a 13 date UK tour this October .

The Tour Starts in Brighton on 7th October and finishes in  Canterbury  on 26th October .

Tickets are available via the Gig Cartel  or via the link shown on the relevant event .

Some  of the venues are a repeat of their successful UK

tour last year plus extra venues eg Glasgow, Liverpool, Buxton, Canterbury .

the band are on the top of their game , so don’t miss out !

we look forward to seeing you in the Autumn

Love Caravan .

UK TOUR March 2022. Tickets still available !

The band are very excited to be on the road again later this month. Following the postponement of the last three dates of their successful October tour, these three dates have been rescheduled together with three extra dates .

the dates are :

Sun 20th March . Dover

Mon 21st  Bristol

Tues 22nd  Leamington Spa

Wed 23rd Southampton

Fri  25th Exeter

Sat 26th  Hampton, Middx

Ticket details can be found under the gigs section on the website

Please order your tickets as soon as you can.

we look forward to seeing you later this month

Last Three Gigs of UK October 2021 Tour Postponed

Sadly , due to two members of the band testing positive for Covid the band have been forced to pull out of the last three gigs . The  Gigs at Bristol on Wednesday 27, , Exeter on Thursday28th , and Dover on Friday 29th are all postponed .

It is envisaged that the gigs will be rescheduled for early next year.

The band apologise to  those that have already bought tickets and they are really disappointed having to postpone these last three dates .

many thanks for your phenomenal  support on the tour which the band have really enjoyed playing live again .

Also many thanks to those who have bout the new CD . The Vinyl version will be released in November .

many thanks and stay well and safe!

Dave Sinclair – New Solo CD release: ‘Hook-Line & Sinclair’

Dave is pleased to announce the release of his new CD, ‘Hook-Line & Sinclair’.

It contains a selection of 12 new and unreleased home and studio recordings from 1981 to 2019

A number of ‘Canterbury’ musicians play on the album including: Pye Hastings, Richard Coughlan, Robert Wyatt, Richard Sinclair, Jimmy Hastings and Doug Boyle.

To purchase this excellent release please visit Dave’s website/shop: https://www.dsincs-music.com

 

 

All Gigs postponed until 2021

We are sad to announce that due to the current Pandemic situation all Caravan Gigs this year will not now take place

The good news is that the majority of them have been rescheduled to 2021!

The 50th  Anniversary of In The Land Of Grey And Pink UK tour will now be in October 2021 . The promoter has managed to retain all of the original venues plus an additional one in Glasgow .

The date with Procol Harum  has been rescheduled to 3rd July 2021

more dates including Europe will be added in due course

The band are very disappointed to have to postpone the dates this year as they were itching to go back on the road .In order to give the best possible chance for venues to get up and running again the dates were rescheduled for October 2021

details of the dates will be put on this website very soon .

The Boxset has also been delayed due to the Pandemic and is now scheduled to be released next March .

take care and stay safe .

see you next year

love

Pye,Geoffrey, Jan, Jim and Mark .

CARAVAN GIGS 2020

Dear all.

The band are pleased to announce a mammoth 13 date UK tour for October and November 2020

The tour is titled the ‘Who Do You Think We are ?’  tour . The tour is anticipated to coincide with the release of the  fantastic 38 CD Boxset on Snapper Records .

The Tour takes in  a few venues that the band haven’t played before.  The London date is  at the prestigious   Union Chapel Islington

In addition to the above the band are playing in festivals in  Norway (May) ,  and Finland (Nov).

 

there are also plans to play in France , Germany and Poland in the Autumn

Please see also special concert with Procol Harum at Hampton Pool , Middx , UK ,on  4th July . This will sell out quickly.

please watch this space for further concert information .