Web Site History - 2007

Here is a complete history of updates to the site from January 2007 onwards.

More recent updates to the site are listed on the News page.

Date Details of updated, newly added or amended items
10th December 2007

 

News updates on the forthcoming releases of Ant's back catalogue in Japan (including new artwork for the re-issue of Archive Collection Volume One) plus details of Ant and Joji Hirota's new album Wildlife.  The summary page about the Japanese re-issues has also been updated.

Details of updates to the site from 2006 have now been re-located to a new Site History page.

Older news items from 2006 have been re-located to a new page in the News Archive along with news items from 2005.  We've also tracked down the news items from the earliest days of the site and these are now included in the News Archive for 2001.

 

21st November 2007

 

News update on the new artwork for the re-issues of the three Missing Links albums, with larger versions on a new page.

 

30th October 2007

 

News updates on Ant's new Library project and the planned fifth batch of Japanese re-issues of Ant's back catalogue.

 

10th October 2007  

News updates on the revised release date of the fourth batch of Japanese re-issues of Ant's back catalogue, the Genesis biography Chapter & Verse and Joji Hirota's new solo album Japanese Folk Songs.

 

2nd September 2007

 

A new Discography entry has been added for the 2005 compilation album For Ever For Everyone, which includes two of Ant's orchestral tracks originally recorded for a library music project.  The discography guide has also been updated with the relevant information.

Update on the Discography entry for Meadows of Englewood - the details for the release of the album in Argentina have been added (Thanks to Yves for supplying the information about this).

 

8th August 2007

 

News update on the re-mastering of Back To The Pavilion

 

19th July 2007

 

News announcement about the re-issues of The Geese & The Ghost, Wise After The Event and 1984.

Update on the third batch of planned Japanese releases of Ant's back catalogue.

The Japanese releases page has been updated.

 

15th July 2007

 

Update on the next batch of planned Japanese releases of Ant's back catalogue.

A page giving a complete breakdown of the Japanese releases has also been added.

 

24th June 2007

 

News announcement about the forthcoming releases of Ant's back catalogue in Japan.

 

29th May 2007

 

News announcement about the re-issue of Wise After The Event and the inclusion of the previously unreleased 1973 recording of Silver Song on the re-issue of The Geese & The Ghost.

Update to the Frequently Asked Questions page.

 

28th May 2007  

Recently uncovered information from the US Copyright Office has confirmed the original release dates for some of Ant's albums in the USA.  The main discovery is confirmation that the first Private Parts & Pieces album was released in the US in November 1978 and not in January 1979 as previous information had suggested.  Release dates for Twelve and Slow Waves, Soft Stars have also come to light.  The relevant pages in the discography and the Discography Guide have been updated with the new information.

 

7th May 2007

 

News updates on the album re-issues and the Sixty Minutes With... compilation

An Import chart from 1980 (with Ant at No. 1 with Back To The Pavilion) has been added to the Archives section.

The Import chart from 1981 (with Ant at No. 2 with The Geese & The Ghost) has been re-scanned from a better quality copy.

The Links page has been updated.

Small updates to the Buyers Guide.

 

3rd March 2007

 

News update on the re-issues of The Geese & The Ghost, Wise After The Event and 1984.

 

22nd January 2007

 

News updates on Ant's Library Music projects and the latest on the album re-issues.

 

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