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Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash commences its "Life Begins" tour, commemorating the 40th anniversary of the formation of Wishbone Ash.
Universal releases "Sometime World - An MCA Travelogue". This 2CD anthology of Wishbone Ash material spanning the classic first decade of the band's career is compiled with involvement from all five of the core 1970s-era personnel.
July 25 2010
Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash performs at the inaugral "High Voltage" festival at Victoria Park, London. Ted Turner makes a special guest appearance concluding a performance of the full Argus album that delights the gathered audience of several thousand classic rock fans.
Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash release "Life Begins" - a DVD recording of the band's Leicester Y Theatre concert recorded filmed in the year. In addition to a 2 hour plus live concert, featuring a complete performance of Argus as well as classic tracks and deeper album cuts spanning the classic era of Wishbone Ash, the DVD contains bonus features incuding rehearsal footage and interviews.
Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash begins its "Live Dates 2011" tour.
Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash begins its "No Easy Road - Live Dates 2012" tour.
"Live Begins" 2CD set, recorded in Leicester 2010 is released
Martin Turner publishes his autobiography. "No Easy Road - My Life and Times with Wishbone Ash and beyond" traces Martin's career from his upbringing in Torquay, through his early bands, the Classic Wishbone Ash years and up to the present day with MTWA. Martin's candid style of storytelling makes this a fascinating read for anyone with an interest in the behind the scenes workings of life in an internationally successful rock band.
August 31 2012
Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash stages an intimate one-off concert in the grounds of Liscombe Park Studios, Buckinghamshire, before an invited audience of fans and friends. The band plays a special set of live rarities selected with a live CD recording in mind. Memebrs of the classic Wishbone Ash line-ups - Ted Turner, Steve Upton and Laurie Wisefield - attend the show, with Ted and Laurie both performing onstage and Steve Upton making a rare personal appearance. Various members of the Wishbone Ash behind the scenes crew from the classic days of the band also join the celebrations, which attract major media interest.
Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash begins its "No Easy Road - Live Dates 2013" tour.
MTWA plays its first dates in North America and Japan. Ted Turner guests at the Japanese dates.
Martin Turner and band commence their "Written In The Stars" tour, premiering a set which features barnd new material, destined for the band's forthcoming studio album, in addition to classic tracks.
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Martin Turner's long awaited new studio album "Written in the Stars" is recorded at Liscombe Park Studios
"The Garden Party", a double CD collection recorded in front of an invited audience at Liscombe Park Studios on August 31 2012 in released. It features guest appearances from Ted Turner and Laurie Wisefield.
Misha Nokolic replaces Ray Hatfield as Martin Turner's guitarist.