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19 Oct 2011
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Thanks for the support XX

We’ve been overwhelmed by the support shown by journalists and our fans, old and new. ‘Shy’ has been getting some incredible reviews – visit our »

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5 Sep 2011
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New reviews for Shy online

Reviews of ‘Shy – Shy’ are starting to come in now and it’s all looking extremely good! You’ll find links to them on our Facebook page – »

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31 Aug 2011
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Release date for Europe!

After a long wait, Shy fans can finally celebrate the announcement of their new studio album, simply titled Shy, due for release through Escape Music in Europe October 7. »

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17 Aug 2011
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New album entering...

We’re finally reaching the end of the mix stage. Simon Hanhart has worked his magic and the album goes for mastering at Fluid Mastering on 23rd August. Tim Debney will »

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10 Aug 2011
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Release date announced for...

The new album ‘Shy’ is to be released in Japan on 21st September through Marquee Avalon records. The track listing will be identical to the European release except »

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5 Aug 2011
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New album title announced

After much deliberation we have decided to call the upcoming album simply ‘Shy’. With a simple black cover its classy and dark look reflects its brooding epic »

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4 Jun 2011
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Re-introducing Simon...

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Simon Hanhart as mixing engineer for the upcoming album. Simon is best known for his work with Bryan Adams, Marillion, Waysted, »

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28 May 2011
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22 May 2011
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Reflections: The Anthology

So, why do have I to say in a few words why this god damn ‘music’ world sucks? Am I enforced to cry out this band should have been in the Melodic/Hard Rock ‘Hall »

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22 May 2011
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Sunset and Vine

This CD is quite simply a joy to listen to. From start to finish… this is a solid AOR masterpiece that any AOR fan can truly appreciate. The harmonies and melodies are spellbinding… »

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22 May 2011
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Unfinished Business

The album is brilliantly produced, with a ton of vocal harmonies laid over several layers of keyboards and guitars, all held together by a solid rhythm section. From the opening »

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22 May 2011
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Breakaway

After 12 years, UK AOR/melodic hard rockers return with a five track mini album. Includes two new studio tracks plus three newly recorded acoustic numbers from the ‘Excess »

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22 May 2011
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Live in Europe

Live In Europe as the title suggests is just that. It is the only live album available. It was recorded mostly in Tolouse France on the Excess All Areas Tour. The last third »

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22 May 2011
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Let the Hammer Fall

In 1999 Neat Metal released 3 Shy albums, made up of unreleased material. Some tracks were demos, others were new recordings of released tracks. Let the Hammer Fall is the »

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22 May 2011
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Regeneration

Regeneration is a collection of previously unreleased material / b sides / demos recorded material, and released on Neat Metal.

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22 May 2011
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Welcome to the Madhouse

Shy spent 1991 looking for a new vocalist. They saw a lot of vocalists and recruited John Francis , vocalist with the excellent “After Hours” band. The band briefly »

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22 May 2011
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Misspent Youth

It has not been an easy life for Shy. Having consistently delivered excellent records and toured the country for weeks on end, this Birmingham-based five piece have suffered »

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22 May 2011
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Excess All Areas

Shy’s third release would prove to be their over-the-top commercial masterpiece. Songs like “Emergency”, “Under Fire” and “Break Down the »

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22 May 2011
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Brave the Storm

Shy were one of the pioneers of the grassroots ‘return to melody’ movement in British rock after the grim-faced rifferama of the NWOBHM, and their experience is »

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22 May 2011
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Once Bitten, Twice….

The debut album, Once Bitten… Twice Shy was referred to in 1983 as perhaps the greatest English pomp rock album of all time” by Kerrang!’s Xavier Russell.

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