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Marillion: The Dial Inn, Glasgow

Live Review by Phil Bell, Sounds, 22 May 1982

MARK MY WORDS. Critics will choke and chuckle en bleeding masse. But when action's sizzling at grass roots level, to apathetically ignore it would be ...

Sob Standard: Marillion: Script For A Jester's Tear (EMI) *****

Review by Phil Bell, Sounds, 12 March 1983

PREDICTABLE? Little over a year has elapsed since Marillion were first propelled into the public eye by your fave rock weekly. What with X Russell, ...

Marillion: Bournemouth Winter Gardens

Live Review by Lucy O'Brien, New Musical Express, 9 April 1983

THIS HAPPY breed came to town with Black Sabbath and Thin Lizzy emblazoned on the back of their jackets. Patches, denim and undyed hair were ...

Marillion: Hammersmith Odeon, London

Live Review by Mick Brown, The Guardian, 13 March 1984

A NIGHT out for the lower sixth, dungeons and dragons players and the "progressive" rock fans time forgot. ...

Marillion: Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Go Back Into The Water

Interview by Paul Morley, New Musical Express, 28 April 1984

Along comes megajaws FISH, big fry with heavy rockers Marillion in search off "a clash off the titans" other words, a confrontation with NME. Shy, ...

John Dowie: Finborough Arms, London; Status Quo, Nazareth, Marillion, Gary Glitter: Milton Keynes Bowl

Live Review by Susan Williams, New Musical Express, 4 August 1984


ZZ Top/Marillion/Bon Jovi/Metallica/Ratt/Magnum: Donington Park, Leicestershire

Live Review by Chris Roberts, Sounds, 24 August 1985

KINGS AND RATTS OF THE CASTLE Yes, it's that time of year when the Metal Mob gather at the shrine of Donington to pay homage to ...

Marillion Conquer America

Profile and Interview by Bill Holdship, Creem, July 1986

IT SEEMED STRANGE that Capitol Records would spend lots of money to send me and other American journalists to England in early February to see ...

Marillion: An Interview With Pete Trewavas

Interview by Steven Ward, PopMatters, 10 June 2003

MARILLION MAY BE the best-kept secret in rock. Formed in London in 1981, Marillion started out like any other young band. The band members, including ...

Marillion: How To Thrive On A Fish-Free Diet

Profile and Interview by Stephen Dalton, The Times, 21 April 2007

THERE ARE no goblins guarding the gates to Marillion's secret lair in the rolling depths of Middle England. No cackling old crones casting spells on ...


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