This special series of shows will comprise the performance of‘Red Skies Over Paradise’ (1981) complete, followed by a second half of requests from a list of 120 songs chosen beforehand online by the ticket holders. Important Information: The tour will be accompanied by a limited edition Fischer-Z Solo studio album of the complete ‘Red Skies Over Paradise’ album, which will only be available at these shows. John Watts rerecorded the whole record in the Hansa Studios in Berlin in a energetic and fascinating new sound.
John Watts’ over 40 year career with Fischer-Z includes 23 albums and thousands of concerts worldwide with success spanning continental Europe and album sales in excess of two million. Peter Gabriel, Steve Cropper and Dexy’s Midnight Runners’ Brass Section have all contributed to recordings. Fischer-Z have performed to crowds of 167,000 alongside James Brown in East Berlin, toured with both The Police and Dire Straits, appeared with Bob Marley on his final European festival tour bill and have toured in both the USA and Canada. In recent years Watts has amassed an impressive and eclectic range of creative work characterised by verve, warmth and humanity.