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1978

SH – Please Don’t Touch – News – Sounds – 8th April - 1978

Steve Hackett’s new album Please Dont Touch is announced in Sounds on the 8th April 1978, note the typo its Wardrobe not Unicorn…. (thanks to M.Kenyon for this)

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Press kit – SH – Please Don’t Touch – Chrysalis Records – April - 1978

A Press kit for the Steve Hackett album “Please Don’t Touch” on Chrysalis Records (USA). Included is an 8 x 10 inch photo of Steve and a four page press …

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Promo photo – Steve Hackett - 1978

A Steve Hackett promo photo from 1978, this one has the Charisma Record company logo on it. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Review – Please Don’t Touch – Sounds 15th April - 1978

Sounds 15th April 1978, Phil Sutcliffe reviews the Steve Hackett album Please Don’t Touch. Please note: this interview had to be photoshopped to get it into an ideal page format …

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Interview – Steve Hackett – Sounds – 15th April - 1978

Steve Hackett is interviewed by Sylvie Simmons, published in Sounds on the 15th April 1978. (Note: whilst we were not at the interview its likely that just 6 months after …

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SH – Record Mirror – Interview – 28th April - 1978

Steve Hackett is interviewed in this edition of Record Mirror by Robin Smith.

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How Can I ? / Kim – Italian single - 1978

This is the Italian pressing is of the single How Can I ? by Steve Hackett featuring Richie Havens on the vocals. Kim is an instrumental song. Side A How …

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Single – How Can I ? / Kim – German release – May - 1978

This is the German pressing is of the single How Can I ? by Steve Hackett featuring Richie Havens on the vocals. Kim is an instrumental song. Side A How …

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Please Don’t Touch - 1978

Please Don’t Touch is Steve Hackett’s second album recorded between November 1977 and February 1978, featuring a large cast of musicians as well as Chester Thompson (Genesis touring drummer) amongst …

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Sounds – 6th May – Please Don’t Touch advert - 1978

A curious advert designed to advertise the 1978 Steve Hackett album “Please Don’t Touch”. First printed in Sounds on the 6th May 1978. (Thanks to Mark for this item)

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Interview – Steve Hackett Melody Maker 27th May - 1978

Here Steve Hackett is interviewed by David Boothroyd in Melody Maker published 27th May 1978. (Many thanks to NOV for providing the item)

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Beat Instrumental June 1978 – Steve Hackett feature - 1978

Steve Hackett is interviewed in this issue of Beat Instrumental in the same magazine was a John Shearer interview who became Steve’s first touring drummer.

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Announcement – Hackett tour dates – Melody Maker – 30th September - 1978

Please Dont Touch tour, here is an announcement in Melody Maker on the 30th September 1978 of the upcoming Steve Hackett UK Tour dates. (many thanks to M.Kenyon)

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Single – Narnia / Please Don’t Touch – Dutch Single - 1978

This is the Dutch single from the Steve Hackett album Please Don’t Touch released some time in October 1978. Side A Narnia Side B Please Don’t Touch Released by Charisma …

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Narnia / Please Don’t Touch – Charisma Single - 1978

Please Don’t Touch This is the west german single of Narnia / Please Don’t Touch released by Charisma Records. Side A Narnia Side B Please Don’t Touch Production Produced by …

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Gig Poster – SH – Offenbach – Stadthalle – 9th October - 1978

Please Don’t touch Tour (Germany) A gig poster advertising the gig in Offenbach at the Stadthalle on the 9th October 1978. (Promotor for the gig is MAMA Concerts). (Many thanks …

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Record Mirror – 14th October 1978 – Narnia single advert and tour advert - 1978

A Narnia Single advert and also a UK tour advert taken from Record Mirror 14th October 1978.

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Ticket – Apollo Theatre – Manchester – 24th October - 1978

Please Don’t Touch tour A ticket for the show at The Apollo Theatre in Manchester, England on the 24th October 1978 (Many thanks to M.Kenyon for this ticket)

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Ticket – The Apollo – Glasgow – 26th October - 1978

The Please Don’t Touch tour A ticket for the show at The Apollo in Glasgow on the 26th October 1978. (Many thanks to Jim Brown for this ticket and others)

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Gig advert – SH – The Friars – Aylesbury – 28th October - 1978

Please Don’t Touch tour An advert for the gig at The Friars, Aylesbury on the 28th October 1978. We believe it was printed in Melody Maker either the 21st Oct …

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Ticket – SH – Hammersmith Odeon – 30th Oct - 1978

The Please Don’t Touch Tour A ticket for the show at The Hammersmith Odeon in London, England – on the 30th October 1978 (Many thanks to Chris Leet for this …

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Gig review – SH – Hammersmith Review – Sounds – 11th November - 1978

Please Don’t Touch tour – A Review of the gig at Hammersmith, written by Hugh Fielder and published on the 11th November 1978. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this …

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1981

Steve Hackett interviewed in Milan (Cured Promo) - 1981

Recorded at a Press conference before the Italian tour for the Cured tour. Taken at the Polygram offices (Milano) on the 7th September 1981. Many interviewers and people ask questions …

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