Mott the Hoople – Band announce a 2019 UK tour, with Tax The Heat along for the ride. Mott The Hoople announce 2019 UK tour Link to original article here
Mott the Hoople released their 5th LP "All The Young Dudes" on Sept. 8, 1972. The single of the same name had been released prior to the LP. The band was ready to call it quits when David Bowie offered them the title songs (David wrote it) and offered to produce the record. The band […]
Ian Hunter has 79 candles on his birthday cake today… So, in honor of his birthday, we will play a little Mott the Hoople with Ian on lead vocals. Happy Birthday Ian!!! You’re still a young dude! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mfwVfEXJhQQ Read It Here!
Happy birthday to Ian Hunter, born on 3rd June 1939, vocals, guitar with Mott The Hoople, who had the 1972 UK No.3 & US No.37 single ‘All The Young Dudes’ which was written for them by David Bowie. Other hits include, ‘All the Way from Memphis’ and ‘Roll Away the Stone’. As a solo artist […]
On May 26, 1972, David Bowie, having heard that Mott the Hoople, was on the verge of splitting up offered them two new songs. The first was “Suffragette City” which the band thought had no potential as a hit. The second song David offered was one the band really liked. It was titled “All the […]
18th January 1974, Former members from Free, (Paul Rodgers & Simon Kirke), Mott The Hoople (Mick Ralphs), and King Crimson, (Boz Burrell), formed Bad Company. The band went on to score a US No.1 album with their debut release. Read it here