To mark the first anniversary of Colin’s death we’d like to share ‘Black is the Colour of Hope’, a beautiful song that Colin had started work on the melody with Chris McDonald and Rod da Rosa towards the end of 2015. Chris and Rod finished the song after Colin died, so we invited them to […]
The latest news on all things Black and Colin Vearncombe.
The shockwave caused by Colin’s death continues to reverberate around the globe. We’ve received messages of love, loss and sadness from tens of thousands of fans from all over the planet. We’re reminded every day that Colin’s music has touched a great many more people than we, or even he, knew. Many have expressed the […]
Everyone at Black HQ has been devastated by what happened in January. We had so many plans for 2016 and were looking forward to more live shows with several bookings already confirmed, writing trips had been arranged, new recordings planned, and we had new ideas for the back catalogue and the poetry books. It was […]
We have a small number of the Order of Services left from the memorial. You can get a printed one, on a first come, first served basis by sending a stamped self addressed envelope (SAE) to: Nero Schwarz Ltd P.O.Box 109 Liverpool L18 8WX They’re limited to one per household, and sending a SAE does […]
Details of a memorial service for Colin.
You’ll never walk alone.
The Hebden Bridge Trades Club gig planned for December 10th has been postponed and will now take place in April as part of the Spring 2016 tour. All tickets purchased already can be exchanged for the new date, which we’ll be announcing soon.
Available now on the store page is a new Black t-shirt – featuring the title of one of the tracks from the Blind Faith – Don’t Call Me Honey. The Gildan premium t-shirts are available in both ladies and mens fit and in different sizes. The text is screenprinted and the shirt also features the […]
Katie Melua’s cover of Wonderful Life that was originally included on the BBC Radio 2 Sounds of the 80s compilation album, has been released as a single in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital and The Children’s Hospital Charity. The video for the single can be viewed here: The single is available from iTunes and […]