In Memory of Johnny B. Goode - World Tour (Stage 3): Abandoned Gaol-Houses 2016/2017

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The following dates have been confirmed for the third leg of the tour -

December 10, 2016. Tuchthuis Prison, Vilvoorde, Belgium.
December 17, 2016. William Porter Reformatory, Tokai, South Africa.
January 28, 2017. Fort Ord Stockade Confinement Facility, Monterey Bay, California, USA.
March 11, 2017. Carcel de Carabanchel, Madrid, Spain.
May 6, 2017. The Lock-Up, Newcastle, NSW, Australia.
July 1, 2017. Essex County Jail, New Jersey, USA.
July 8, 2017. Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, USA.
July 22, 2017. Boggo Road Gaol, Brisbane, Qld, Australia.
August 26, 2017. Pentridge Prison, Williamstown, Victoria, Australia.
September 30, 2017. Isle of Procida Jail, Procida, Italy.
November 18, 2017. The Tench, Penitentiary Chapel Historic Site, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
December 16, 2017. Goli otok Prison, Lopar, Croatia.

Followed by a Grand Finale performance in 2018 at The Lock-Up, Newcastle, NSW, Australia.

The tour was advertised in Mousse #55.

Johnny On Ice (redux) - Plato's Cave at EIDIA House

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Exhibition: November 19 - December 10, 2016

Plato's Cave at EIDIA House presented a small collection of artefacts and ephemera associated with "Johnny On Ice." Here are some photos of the Plato's Cave installation, courtesy Paul Lamarre.

The Plato's Cave website is

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In Memory of Johnny B. Goode - World Tour (Stage 2): Remote Wildernesses 2015/2016

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The following dates have been confirmed for the second leg of the tour -

August 31, 2015. Somewhere between Tromsø and Lofoten, Norway.
November 21, 2015. Uyuni Salt Flat, Salur de Uyuni, Bolivia.
December 31, 2015. Dead Vlei, Hardap, Namibia.
March 19, 2016. Newhaven Track, Tarkine Wilderness, Meunna, Tasmania, Australia.
March 26, 2016. Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena.
April 1, 2016. Alert Airport Road, Nunavut, Canada.
July 2, 2016. Mutawintji National Park, Mootwingee NSW, Australia.
July 16, 2016. Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland.
August 20, 2016. The Russia/United States maritime boundary, Bering Strait (168°58'37’W).
September 3, 2016. Tabletop Mountain (summit), Toowoomba, QLD, Australia.
October 1, 2016. Isles of Scilly Heritage Coast, Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom.
October 22, 2016. Rapa Nui National Park, Easter Island, Valparaiso, Chile.
November 7, 2016. McMurdo, Antarctica.
November 12, 2016. Trail Connector to Appalachian Trail, Salisbury, Connecticut, USA.
December 10, 2016. Mujib Nature Reserve, Dead Sea Rd, Sweimeh, Jordan.
December 17, 2016. Abel Tasman Track, Abel Tasman National Park, Kaiteriteri, New Zealand.August 31, 2015.

The tour was advertised in Mousse #51. For a PDF of the ad, click here.

PopCAANZ 2015

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The Ghosts of Nothing exhibited Act 1 of the Street Performance version of In Memory of Johnny B. Goode at the PopCAANZ 2015 Conference & Exhibition, held at the Massey University Campus, Wellington, New Zealand, 29 June - 1 July 2015.

For more details about PopCAANZ 2015, click

Wave Farm New York Broadcasts In Memory of Johnny B. Goode [Radio Play Version], 6 December 2014

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The Radio Play version of In Memory of Johnny B. Goode premiered on Saturday Night Séance, broadcast on Wave Farm's WGXC 90.7-FM [New York's Upper Hudson Vallet], at 10:00 pm (ET), Saturday, December 6, 2014.

For more details and an audio archive of the broadcast, click

In Memory of Johnny B. Goode - World Tour of Abandoned Music Venues 2014/2015

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The following dates have been confirmed for the first leg of the tour -

November 29, 2014. The Starlite Music Theatre, New York, USA
December 6, 2014. CBGB, New York, USA
December 31, 2014. The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, USA
February 29, 2015. Michigan Theatre, Detroit, USA
March 28, 2015. Diskothek “Schatzi”, Hagenbrunn, Austria
March 6, 2015. Kaulsdorf Wernerbad, Berlin, Germany
March 7, 2015. Chemin de fer de Petite Ceinture, Paris, France
March 13, 2015. The Oculus Tower, Lombardy, Italy
March 14, 2015. Communist Party Headquarters, Mount Buzludzha, Bulgaria
March 20, 2015. The Hacienda, Manchester, UK
March 21, 2015. Majestyk Nightclub, Leeds, UK
March 28, 2015. Tuxedo Nightclub Royale Cruise, UK
April 1, 2015. KTV and Nightclub Longgang, Shenzhen, China
April 4, 2015. Koga Family Land, Shiga Prefecture, Japan
April 10, 2015. Perth Entertainment Centre, Perth Australia
April 11, 2015. The Terminus Hotel, Sydney, Australia
April 18, 2015. The Star Hotel, Newcastle, Australia
April 25, 2015. Lofly Hangar, Brisbane, Australia

The tour was advertised in Mousse #45. For a PDF of the ad, click here.

Mercedes Benz - First Single Just Out (May 2014)

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"Mercedes Benz" is the first single taken from the In Memory of Johnny B. Goode album. It is available on iTunes, and most digital download/streaming sites.

Wintertime Seaside Tour - January 2014

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The Ghosts of Nothing have cancelled plans for a spontaneous pop-up tour of popular holiday destinations along the English coastline. "We'll look at the idea again", promised Sean.