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Barry Gibb brings Glastonbury to its feet

We're calling it: Islands In The Stream has become the unofficial anthem of Glastonbury. Kenny Rogers debuted the song in 2013; and Dolly Parton featured it in her record-breaking set a year later.
Now Barry Gibb, who wrote the song, has made it the centrepiece of his performance at the festival's coveted "legend slot".
It was one of a dozen or more classics from his, and the Bee Gees', catalogue that made it impossible to stand still.
There was a sense of euphoria as he ran through the likes of Tragedy, Jive Talkin' and Night Fever, his falsetto never wavering in the bright afternoon sun.

 As has now become tradition in the legend slot, Glastonbury's security team joined the performance, with a choreographed routine to Stayin' Alive that brought a huge smile to Gibb's face.


His triumphant set came a year after Gibb joined Coldplay on the Pyramid Stage for two Bee Gee covers: To Love Somebody and what Chris Martin called "the greatest song of all …

'I don’t like being on my own': Last Bee Gee Barry Gibb on missing his brothers as he prepares Glastonbury tribute

Bee Gees survivor  Barry Gibb  takes to theGlastonbury  stage for the most emotional performance of his life. More than 100,000 revellers will see Barry, 70, sing in memory of his late twin brothers Robin and Maurice. And he reveals: “I don’t like being on my own, I miss them so much. I can still feel them. I smell my brothers’ breath. I get that feeling that they are right there I feel as if they are there guiding me. I can’t say how. We were a group for 45 years. We were glued to each other.” Robin died after a long battle with liver and colon cancer in 2012, aged 62. Maurice died nine years earlier after a heart attack. Barry says: “I don’t like being on stage on my own. I miss my brothers. I get nerves being on stage on my own because it is so new to me. “We would all lean on each other. I ‘d lean on Maurice and Robin and they would lean on me and somehow we’d get through every show. We knew how each other felt. I knew what their opinions were. We were three brothers and it was not a de…

Barry Gibb reveals childhood trauma

Barry Gibb dropped a bombshell this week,The Bee Gees singer, who lives in Miami, claims a man attempted to sexually abuse him in his youth. The 70-year-old told the British program Radio Times he hadn’t wanted to share what happened to him after all these years and was hesitant. “I’ve never said this before, Jesus Christ, should I be saying it now?” said Gibb. “But there was a moment in time when a man tried to molest me when I was about four years old. He didn’t touch me, but other things happened, and happened to other kids.” Though this person’s identity is unclear, Gibb did say he was ultimately arrested. It traumatized the music legend. “Four years old and a policeman on your bed at four in the morning, interviewing you,” he said. “If that doesn’t teach you about life, nothing does. But it’s vivid for me still. I’ve never told anybody.”http://beegeesfanfever.blogspot.nl/
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Barry Gibb to symphonica in Rosso petition

text English and German  below Barry Gibb naar Symphonica in Rosso?? Dit jaar is Simply Red de artiest die de Symphonica in Rosso concerten gaat verzorgen in het Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam. Veel fans in Nederland willen proberen om tijdens een van de volgende edities van Symphonica, Barry Gibb naar Nederland te krijgen. In 2018 of 2019. GSI  heeft die gedachte al een tijdje en is al in contact met mensen in Barry’s team die gewerkt hebben bij Symphonica in Rosso dus het concept goed kennen. We zijn bezig ten eerste om te bekijken of er interesse is bij Mojo Concerts de organisatie van Symphonica en bij Barry’s booking agency en of zij samen tot een overeenstemming kunnen komen. Pas dan kunnen er plannen gemaakt worden en voorbereidingen beginnen. Symphonica In Rosso heeft een lange voorbereidingstijd nodig. Wil je een petitie tekenen om je interesse te tonen voor Barry Gibb tijdens een van de volgende Symphonica edities, dan doe dat zo snel mogelijk!! GSI zal je verder op de hoogte houden als…

Bobby Osborne shows his thoroughbred credentials -i've gotta get a message to you

Anyone familiar with the music of the Osborne Brothers from the 1960s and 1970s might recognise the bridge-building spirit that tethered the ancient strains of bluegrass to the punkier sensibilities of newgrass. Now, at the tender age of 85, Bobby Osborne is back, with considerable style and panache. This humdinger of a collection is anchored by Osborne’s no-nonsense, high lonesome vocals, a truck load of guests (from Vince Gill to Jim Lauderdale and Darrell Scott) and the steady hand of Alison Brown on banjo and production duties. The mood is one of slightly detatched but utterly compelling wonder at the vicissitudes of living (love lost, lorn and unrequited), and the palette is technicolour. Osborne does Elvis’s Don’t Be Cruel with nonchalant ease, and The Bee Gees’ I’ve Gotta Get a Message to You with throwaway delight. A thoroughbred, through and through. 




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interview Samantha Gibb

August 26, 2016Carrying on in her family's musical tradition, the pure-voiced singer-songwriter brings her growing catalog to the stage at Galena Summerfest this Saturday Singer-songwriter Samantha Gibb will join the main stage music line-up at the eighth annual Galena Summerfest on Saturday afternoon.

If her surname didn’t immediately clue you in, Gibb comes by her musicianship rather honestly given that her family’s contributions to the industry has a six-decade-long reach. She is the daughter of the late singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist Maurice Gibb, who – along with her uncles Barry and Robin – carved out one of the most prolific and enduring legacies in music history as the Bee Gees. Grandfather Hugh Gibb was the leader of his own big band orchestra in the 1940s – a popular fixture in ballrooms and dance halls across Northern England and Scotland – and would later serve as the original manager of his young sons’ careers when the Bee Gees formed…

Bee Gees - interview & performs on Parkinson Show 2001

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update digital release Gibb Collective cd

Hope you guys have had a fantastic week know that pre-orders for digital and vinyl will be starting next week! Exact day TBD. Also, we moved the release date to a couple days earlier. It will now be @ 12am on Friday, June 16th for Father's Day weekend! http://beegeesfanfever.blogspot.nl/

This weekend release cd Gibb Collective

Here's a throwback to us getting in our shipment earlier this week!
We are getting very excited for the CD release this weekend!!!
If you are in the UK or US, you will be able to purchase the Gibb Collective Tribute Album CD right from our website when we go Live tomorrow!!!
For those who have already tried to pre-order through Amazon UK, we apologize for the inconvenience and thank you all so much for your support!! Still working on international sales so, stay tuned! http://beegeesfanfever.blogspot.nl/

Melody AKA S.W.A.L.K on DVD, Blu-ray, EST from 8th May 2017

MELODY was BAFTA Award-winning Director Alan Parker’s (Bugsy Malone, The Commitments, Midnight Express) debut screenplay and his first film collaboration with Producer David Puttnam (Midnight Express, Chariots of Fire). Directed by Warris Hussein it stars Mark Lester and Jack Wild (stars of the 1968 musical film adaptation of Oliver!) alongside Tracy Hyde making her acting debut aged just 11. x MELODY is the wonderfully nostalgic, funny and touching story of childhood based around romance between 11-year-olds Daniel and Melody who, despite their age and the objections of their families and Daniel’s best friend Ornshaw, are determined to get married. Alan Parker sets a fledgling Romeo and Juliet romance against the backdrop of a 1970s London comprehensive school and tells this innocent story of growing-up, first-love and youthful rebellion entirely from the children’s point of view. Since its original release in 1971 MELODY has been see all over the world and has become a cult favourite .I…

maurice gibb railroad Dutch tv RARE

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Saturday Night Fever Director’s Cut on DVD

Saturday Night Fever with a brand new Director’s Cut restored in 4K from the original negative, has also arrived on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD for the first time ever. available here http://beegeesfanfever.blogspot.nl/

Gibb Collective "`Please Don't Turn Out The Lights" Official Video

Check out an incredible rendition of the Bee Gees Song "Please Don't Turn Out The Lights". All children of all four brothers come together to create a beautiful version of an incredible song in tribute to their fathers. Full Album Release will be May 19th! Pre-orders available on Amazon now. Directed by Lazaro Rodriguez. click on read more to watch video  http://beegeesfanfever.blogspot.nl/

releasing the Gibb Collective Tribute to the Brothers Gibb May 19th!!!

Hey Guys! We are so excited to announce that we will be releasing the Gibb Collective Tribute to the Brothers Gibb May 19th!!! Pre-orders are available now on amazon so, check it out! We love and appreciate all your support!!! In celebration we wanted to post a fun Vlog Lazaro Rodriguez has put together for Samantha Gibb and their bands road to Iceland's Secret Solstice Festival this June! They will be performing some songs from the Gibb Collective album!!

Samantha Gibb


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Andy Gibb Just Want To Be Your Everything HQ video

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Andy - Gibb Shadow Dancing (Special Disco Version)

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The Bee Gees - Swan song & more ( Rare Footages & Clip Edited From Austrian Television 1968 )

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Bee Gees Music Sales Grow 669% Following Grammy Salute

4/26/2017  In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Bee Gees-led soundtrack to the film Saturday Night Fever, which spent a whopping 24 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and earned the pop trio the Grammy Award for album of the year, the act was honored by the Recording Academy on April 16 in their own Grammy Salute. The CBS broadcast included performances by Keith Urban, Celine Dion, Stevie Wonder and others covering classic Bee Gees hits, with many seeing sizeable sales gains in the week following the broadcast. Overall, Bee Gees’ catalog of albums and digital songs sold a combined 83,000 in the week ending April 20 – up 669 percent compared to the week previous (11,000). Of the 83,000, traditional album sales comprised 20,000 (up 568 percent compared to 3,000 in the previous frame), while digital song sales equaled 63,000 (up 708 percent compared to just 8,000 in the previous week).

Further, the group’s songs scored a 71 percent gain in on-demand streams (audio and video…

Bee Gees three-hour special on Bank Holiday Monday BBC radio 2

april 25th 2017

Radio 2 will be paying homage to The Bee Gees in a three-hour special on Bank Holiday Monday May 1st to mark the 50th anniversary of their first single.
Tony Blackburn will present The Songs Of The Bee Gees as well as a selection of the best cover versions of their songs from artists including Barbra Streisand, Take That and Diana Ross.

 Monday 1 May 2017 - 14:00 ( europe time ) / 2 pm

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The Bee Gees' Barry Gibb on success, loss and finding contentment

april 14Th 2017 He is the last surviving Bee Gee, but at 70 years old, Barry Gibb said he is enjoying being his age. “The point comes when young ladies look at you, but they’re actually looking over your shoulder... when that starts happening, that’s the moment,” Gibb told “CBS This Morning: Saturday” co-host Anthony Mason at his home in Miami Beach.   When asked by Mason what it felt like to have once been widely considered a sex symbol, Gibb replied humbly, “Well, I haven’t experienced it yet. But if I do, I’ll call you right away.”  The Bee Gees, comprised of brothers Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb, recorded or wrote more than 40 top 40 hits across four decades. Their remarkable career will be celebrated in a prime time special Sunday night on CBS


On having a primetime special, Gibb said, “Well, it’s dozens of thoughts. How much laughter we actually had. How many really nice songs we came up with. And hearing other people sing them.” Forty years ago this December, “Saturday Night Fev…

CBS Barry Gibb on Bee Gees' success, sibling rivalry

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Tune in: Celebrate the Bee Gees April 16 on CBS

Join The Recording Academy's 40th-anniversary celebration of the landmark Saturday Night Fever film soundtrack with artists such as Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Celine Dion, Keith Urban, and the Bee Gees' Barry Gibb. "Stayin' Alive: A GRAMMY Salute To The Music Of The Bee Gees" airs on Sunday, April 16 at 8–10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. Don't miss it! https://www.grammy.com/videos/tune-in-celebrate-the-bee-gees-april-16-on-cbs

Barry Gibb, The Jacksons, Chic to play 2017 Glastonbury Festival

A bevy of artists have been added to the 2017 edition of the U.K.’s famous Glastonbury Festival, including a number of well-known veteran acts. Among the new additions to the bill are Bee Gees legend Barry Gibb, The Jacksons, Chic and Kris Kristofferson. Other artists slated to perform at the festival include Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Lorde, Solange, The Flaming Lips and previously announced headliners Foo Fighters and Radiohead. Glastonbury 2017 will be held June 21-25 at Worthy Farm in Pilton, England. http://beegeesfanfever.blogspot.nl/

The Bee Gees - Mr Natural Original Footage 1974

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Growing up Peta Gibb: A complicated relationship with a very famous father

PETA Weber has never wanted to speak publicly about her father, Andy Gibb, the youngest brother of Bee Gees fame. She didn’t want to acknowledge that she had a celebrity dad and until now, she hasn’t been ready to speak about some of the more painful memories of what that entailed. But after a reunion this year with her cousins to record an album together called The Gibb Collective, she’s finally ready to embrace that famous surname. She’s told her story exclusively to news.com.au. “HE WAS JUST A GUY ON THE END OF THE PHONE ... ” “I didn’t have the chance to get to know my father as well as I should have,” says Peta. “As I grew I learned that he was famous, and that he had famous siblings, but for me he was just a guy on the end of the telephone line.” Peta’s mother and Andy married here in Australia. It was around this time that things were really taking off for his brothers in America, and it was not long before Andy got the call to come over and join them. So, it was with excitement a…