Paul Vincent Raven R.i.p

Ministry/Killing Joke bassist Paul Raven passed away today Saturday 20th october, apparently from a heart attack. The cause of the attack is currently unknown. He had just arrived in Europe to commence recording with his friends Treponem Pal in Geneva.Raven was the bass player for Killing Joke for many years, also Prong and most recently […]


Valencia Added To Mission “farewell” Tour

And yet one more show has been added to the Mission’s ‘Farewell’ tour. The band have just confirmed a date at Valencia Heineken Greenspace for Monday 11th February. And it’s fitting that The Mission’s last ever show in Spain is in the city that hosted the first ever Mission show in Spain back in the […]


Special Guests For Mission Shepherds Bush Shows!

OK, we’ve just found out that this info has already been leaked on the forums here on MWIS so we thought we’d go ahead and make it ‘official’.  The support slots for the 4 Mission shows at Shepherds Bush Empire next February have been confirmed as: Weds. 27th Feb: The Sisters Of Murphy  (‘First Chapter […]


Another Show Added For ‘farewell’ Tour

News is coming thick and fast today! Anyway, we’ve just heard that The Mission have confirmed an additional show to be added to the February ‘FarewellTour’. The newly added show will be on Tuesday 5th February at EXPO Waregem, Zuiderlaan 20, 8790 Waregem, Belgium. Tickets for all shows go on sale this week. The tour […]


The Mission ‘farewell’ European Tour!

In light of Wayne Hussey’s recent decision to call it a day for The Mission with the last ever shows being the 4 London Shepherds Bush Empire shows at the end of February, the band have decided to play one last final, farewell European tour. We realize that not everybody can afford either the time […]


Mission Statement From Wayne

I know I promised you a statement about my, and the band’s, future a little while ago but I’ve had to deliberate long and hard about this so I’ve taken my time as this hasn’t come as an easy decision for me to make. I love this band and have spent the best part of […]


New Video & Wasteland To Close

Just a couple of news stories for you. Firstly, we have received word from Polish band ‘Agressiva 69’ that they have posted the video for the song ‘In Your Eyes’ that features our very own Wayne Hussey on vocals. And a very good job they have made of the video too. You can watch here: […]


Giab On Vinyl

For the vinyl junkies amongst you, and judging by the requests on our forum here on MWIS there is a few of you, the recently released Mission album, ‘God Is A Bullet’ is to be released on double vinyl by Plastichead in the UK on September 17th. You can order your copy from HMV UK […]

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