September 1998 NEWSLETTER
His first release in over 5 years…..
the new solo acoustic cd
11 songs including “Inferno” and the new version of “The Stroke” (both of which were previewed on VH1’s “Big in the 80’s” and “Then & Now” last August) as well as “More Than Words Can Say”, “Grasping For Oblivion” and “Long Way To Fall.”
AOL CHAT 10/13 @ 7pm
The new version of “Lovin’ You Ain’t So Hard” available ONLY via the internet for $1.99 and another NEVER BEFORE RELEASED, RARELY PERFORMED (hint, hint) song will be available at both these sites at a later date:
SEE HIM, HEAR HIM, MEET HIM…..9 CITY IN-STORE TOUR
$2 per cd sold & 2 guitars will be donated to a designated local school’s art fund
Billy will perform an acoustic set and sign copies of his cd at the following BORDERS
|October 19th, 1998||7:00 PM||The Atrium Mall|
300 Boylston Street – Boston, Massachusetts
|October 20th, 1998||7:00 PM||230 Garden State Plaza|
Paramus, New Jersey
|October 23rd, 1998||7:00 PM||Rosemont Shopping Center|
1149 Lancaster Avenue – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
|October 26th, 1998||7:00 PM||1201 South Hayes Street|
Donation School: Oakridge Elementary
|October 27th, 1998||7:00 PM||3637 Peachtree Road NE, Suite C|
|October 30th, 1998||7:00 PM||6670 Sawmill Road|
(614) 718 9099
|October 31st, 1998||3:00 PM||17200 Royalton Rd.|
|November 2nd, 1998||7:00 PM||1540 Golf Road|
|November 3rd, 1998||7:00 PM||1122 S. Rochester Road|
This fall look for “Where Are They Now?” on VH1 with a feature on BIlly including never before seen photos from his mountain climbing trips.
Starting Oct. 1st, visit http://www.stardoodle.com to see a doodle drawn by Billy along with a special autographed photo, both available to the highest bidder. Proceeds raised from the sale benefit Champions for Children.
BLIND ITEM: If all goes well, listen for Billy’s “Christmas Is The Time To Say I Love You” at the close of a Disney Christmas movie that opens early November.
BOYS IN THE BAND:
On the heels of his #1 cd “Nightlife”, JEFF GOLUB is back in the studio working on his fourth Avenue Blue release.
ALAN ST. JON‘s solo effort “Skydaddy” is currently available at the J-Bird Records website.
STEVE CONTE‘s band the Crown Jewels are set to release their second cd, “Linoleum.” Both their first “Spitshine” and “Linoleum” are available for $13 each or $23 for one of each by sending a check made payable to Steve Conte at PO Box 494 Gracie Station NY, NY 10028.
Re: our last newsletter: The children’s alphabet book for which Billy wrote a song is still in the development stages.
FYI Still Available:
“Don’t Say No” (1981)
“Emotions In Motion” (1982)
“Reach for the Sky: The Anthology” (2 cd set)
“King Biscuit Flower Hour Presents: Billy Squier” (live)
“16 Strokes” (Greatest Hits)
“Ten Best” (Greatest Hits)
Call your local radio station and request songs from “Happy Blue”
Send a postcard with your name, address (phone and e-mail optional) to us at Little Knight Productions, (NOTE: Old addresses. Please use site’s CONTACT page.) and tell us your favorite song from “Happy Blue.” We’ll pick a winner from a drawing of all cards to receive a special autographed package.
Contest Ends November 15th.
Although not directly connected with us, http://www.billysquier.com (run by Mike Marosy, originally created by Jim David) is a good source for up to date info. We supply them with our newsletters as well as info that comes too late for us to do a mailing. Check in regularly. — (Thanks for the plug Judy! —Mike)
While all letters for Billy MUST be sent snail mail (to the PO Box address), I can be reached at for your questions. It’s a much quicker way to get answers to your questions.
‘Til next time,