The British Library will host a launch party for ‘Decca: The Supreme Record Company', an acclaimed book celebrating the label’s 90th birthday.
The set features expanded editions of all of the albums that Caravan recorded for Decca's Deram label in the first half of the 1970s.
Decca Classics celebrated a stellar year in classical music and 90th anniversary with artists including Renée Fleming, MILOŠ and Isata Kanneh-Mason.
From doorknobs to ‘Nessun Dorma’, Decca Records’ story is one of innovation, revolutionising the way sound has been recorded, sold and enjoyed.
Decca Records continued their 90th birthday celebrations with an exhibition at the V&A Museum featuring artists performances and historic displays.
The book contains forewords from two of the label's most celebrated artists, Dame Vera Lynn and Sir Rod Stewart,
The first release via the new pact, out digitally on 12 April, is the album and DVD of the group's 2013 Golden Jubilee Australian Tour, 'Farewell.'
Part of the V&A will be transformed into a celebration of Decca, with live performances by its artists, children’s music-focused workshops and more besides.
The group have played at Reeperbahn, Øya and North Sea Jazz, and won the early support of Elton John.
The celebrations include releases, broadcasts, exhibitions, a new book and rare David Bowie videos.