After announcing their reformation in 2010 and playing a sold out UK tour and major festivals, Cast have just finished recording a brand new album titled ‘Troubled Times’ with producer John Leckie, aided by cutting-edge, direct to fan music model PledgeMusic. Cast’s fifth album yet first in 10 years, will be released on February 20th 2012.
To celebrate 15 years since the release of “All Change“, last year Cast decided to tour and play out the album in full among their other hits and Cast songs.
This was the first time Cast performed together since 2001.
John Power said on the reforming and the tour:
“I have been stopped in the street. People have heard news of the shows and are buzzing. As a band we are totally excited to get on stage and play to the fans””
“All Change”, Cast’s debut LP was released in 1995 and at the time became the fastest selling debut album on Polydor Records ever. It went Platinum, selling over a million records worldwide and began the bands successful career. Cast have had 10 top 10 singles and released 4 studio albums.
The band features the original line-up of: John Power (guitar/vocals); Liam ‘Skin’ Tyson (lead guitar); Pete Wilkinson (bass) and Keith O’Neill (drums).