Magnum, who regularly breached the Top 40 of both the singles and album charts in the Eighties and early Nineties, came together in the Midlands in the mid-Seventies and released their debut album ‘Kingdom Of Madness’ in 1978, followed by ‘Magnum II’ in 1979 and their first live album ‘Marauder’ in 1980. During this period they toured relentlessly with the likes of Def Leppard, Blue Oyster Cult and Judas Priest.
Their breakthrough came in 1985 with the album ‘On A Storyteller’s Night’, featuring the single ‘Just Like An Arrow’. Hits such as ‘It Must Have Been Love’, ‘Start Talking Love’ and ‘When The World Comes Down’ followed as Magnum went on to rock arenas al around Europe.
4 May – Islington Assembly Hall, London
1 December – The Junction, Cambridge