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barenaked-music.ch, March 28th 2005

"The Vanity Project" - featuring Steven Page and Stephen Duffy -
album tentatively set for a late-June release

The Vanity Project is a collaboration between Steven Page and longtime/frequent songwriting partner Stephen Duffy.
The self-titled album from The Vanity Project is tentatively set for a late-June release.
The album will include 12 Songs, 11 of which are Page-Duffy compositions.
A four track radio sampler will be sent to AAA and non-commercial radio stations in late April.

Stephen Duffy was a founding member of Duran Duran, but left the band before they became big.
Stephen has released several albums with his band The Lilac Time.
Together with Robbie Williams, Duffy has co-written Robbie's hit-single Radio.

The Lilac Time were the opening act for BNL on their March/April 2001 UK Tour.
Steven Page and Stephen Duffy have co-written several BNL songs:
Jane (MYSD)
Everything Old Is New Again (MYSD)
Alternative Girlfriend (MYSD)
The Wrong Man Was Convicted (MYSD)
Trust Me (Shoe Box EP)
I Live With It Every Day (BOAPS)
Iíll Be That Girl (Stunt)
Alcohol (Stunt)
Call And Answer (Stunt)
Baby Seat (Maroon)
Powder Blue (Pinch Me B-Side)

Flagship Recordings was launched by Marc Nathan.
Nathan has held a number of promotional and A&R positions at various labels including Sire (BNL), Atlantic and Universal.
He has a long standing relationship with Steven Page and BNL.
The Vanity Project will be the first release on Flagship Recordings.

Sources/Articles
Flagship - Press Release (March 23, 2005)
Billboard (March 24, 2005)
FMQB (March 24, 2005)
Links
Flagship Recordings
Stephen Duffy & The Lilac Time
Duran Duran
Robbie Williams
R&R - Triple A

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