Welcome to the official website of eighties band B-Movie, now run exclusively by main songwriter Steve Hovington. There are several sites on the web that mention B-Movie but this is the definitive site for all information on the activities of the band past, present and future. Contents include a detailed biography, a full UK album and single discography, band member profiles, photo’s and memorabilia, lyrics section, youtube videos, a shop with t-shirts and cd’s and a new message-board for general chat about the band. The site is especially for B-Movie fans from all around the world, so please email what else you’d like to see on the site and we’ll do our best.

2 Gigs... Forever Running Acoustic live Saturday 25th April 19.00   
Celebrating the 30th anniversary of B-Movies Forever Running album. The gig will also showcase songs from the Fountain of Youth album released in 2013 - Tickets Here - Facebook page


B-Movie Live at The Deaf Institute, Manchester for Record Store Day

We are pleased to announce a show in Manchester, UK as part of Record Store Day on Saturday 18th April. This gig is super special as the other bands playing are former Factory artists 

Crispy Ambulance and Section 25. N.B it's an early start, so get there for doors please .

SeeTickets or TicketLine

For Record Store Day on Saturday 18th April, B-Movie will be releasing a limited 7" single containing two old demo tracks from back in the day. The A-side is 'They Forget' and the AA-side is 'Trash & Mystery'
This item won't be re-pressed and when it's gone ..it's gone ! Oh and the artwork is by Trevor Johnson who did a lot of the graphic design for releases on Factory Records and branding for the Hacienda. 
We will also have a limited number available for purchase at the Record Store Day gig

Available to Buy Here



Steve Hovington Interview July 2014


Updates on B-Movie gig activity and also a note about the availability of the vinyl version.

The Fountain of Youth show in Chelmsford has been cancelled

Germany gig Facebook page
Birmingham Facebook page
The vinyl version of 'Age of Illusion' is now available for 16 including packing and posting to a UK address. 
If you wish to purchase outside of the UK then please email us. blue.soap@virgin.net.
Payment and overseas shipping enquiries can both be made on this email: blue.soap@virgin.net.



Steve has recorded a promo video for one of the tracks on his solo album
'Days of our Lives'

Steve Hovington & The Fountain of Youth (featuring Keith Phillips on keyboards) are playing the following shows...
Saturday June 21st The Brunswick, Brighton
Facebook page    Buy Tickets here

Thursday July 3rd The Asylum, Chelmsford - cancelled
Facebook page - cancelled


Steve Hovington will be performing B-Movie classics on a retro 80s cruise ship departing from Barcelona on Thursday 29th May. Peter Hook will be DJ. Facebook Page


We're about to sign a licensing agreement in the USA to distribute and market the album and EP over there which is great news.

We are excited to announce that B-Movie's new 4 track E 'Distant Skies' and 10 track album The Age of Illusion are now available - click the cover to buy...

Debut album by the original line-up
14 new songs
The first b-movie material since the Forever running album in 1985
More live shows planned for later in the year


Steve Hovington & The Fountain of Youth
Solo album 'Coming of Age' now available on Itunes - click here


B-Movie have signed to Genetic records in Germany and are currently recording songs for a new album scheduled for release in late Spring 2013. An EP is scheduled for April 2013. Live dates to be announced soon.



May news : 

Leipzig show confirmed.
We are delighted to announce that B-Movie will be performing at this year's Wave-Gotif-Treffen in Leipzig
Anker, Knopstrasse 1, 04159 Leipzig on 27/05/2012

New single 'Echoes' EP out May 5th 2012
First single by original line-up since 1982
Available to download on itunes.
Available to listen at soundcloud.com/b-movie
Available soon as special vinyl effect CD.


New b-movie tracks 'So far Away,' 'Echoes,' and 'For the Dreamers.' have been mixed by Paul Statham.
B-Movie are about to embark on a Pledge campaign www.pledgemusic.com to raise funds to record a new album. Watch this space!
Steve has also written ten songs for a solo album, tentatively entitled 51 to be recorded this summer.
Paul's new project
the dark flowers is gathering momentum more here...

Steve now has his own website Steve Hovington.com


It's thirty years since Nowhere Girl was released (March 1982) - it was mentioned on the Steve Lamacq Radio 6 show last month as a hidden gem from the 80s.

Steve also did a PA at Macumba in Madrid on 16th Dec last year.




B Movie recorded three new songs last October called Echoes, Careful of Dreams
and So far Away
. These songs will be available as an EP in March/April.

There's also a remix of Nowhere Girl by Canadian DJ max Julien on its way sometime
this year.

Steve is currently writing and recording new material and has recently performed live with
B-Movie again in Europe.  Here is a recent track called "Fugitives"


This is the first release from
The Dark Flowers
and features Simple MInds vocalist Jim Kerr
Entitled  "Night Is The New Day"
The track will be available as a free download in exchange for an email
address. This will be followed by a 3 track EP in June and the full album in September.
See the video and get a free download of  from the official Dark Flowers website



Steve's book The Grape Escape is available through Amazon and other leading book stores.

Book of the Month for November on the influential Wine-Pages.com


The site was initially devised and designed by longtime fan Andy Woods with assistance from Steve, whilst it was constructed by Peter Glennie.


Anybody wanting to contact this site please email here