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Magma record new version of I Must Return

Magma
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French Zeuhl masters Magma have broken lockdown cover to record a brand new version of I Must Return. A brand new video has aired on Magma's official YouTube channel and you can watch the uplifting video in full below.

"A home made adaptation of I Must Return, originally recorded in 1982 on the album Thank You," the band say in a short statement. "Waiting for Magma to return on the road and live the music live!"

The rare appearance from the French band features all of the current line-up, orchestrated by enigmatic leader Christian Vander and featuring his wife Stella.

Magma released their last studio album, Zess, in 2019.

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock, as well as sleevenotes for many major record labels. He lives in North London and happily indulges a passion for AC/DC, Chelsea Football Club and Sydney Roosters.