The Rock City archives: 2011

Magnum, Live at Rock City, Nottingham: Main Hall

  • Wednesday 27th April 2011
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Magnum perfroming live at Rock City, Main Hall, Nottingham

Magnum are a British progressive rock band from Birmingham, England. Formed as a four piece by Tony Clarkin (guitar) and  Bob Catley (vocals),  in order to appear as the resident band at The Rum Runner night club Birmingham. Their breakthrough album came in 1985 with the gold certified album[2] On A Storyteller's Night which featured the single "Just Like An Arrow". This success continued in the following years with the Roger Taylor produced Vigilante in 1986, the Top 5, silver certified album Wings Of Heaven in 1988, which featured three Top 40 singles, and the Keith Olsen produced Goodnight L.A. reaching #9 in the UK Album Chart in 1990