Magnum, who once featured Dave Scott-Morgan in their ranks, have many connections with ELO throughout their career. Whether it be sharing labels with both ELO [Jet] and ELO Part II [SPV] or keyboardist Mark Stanway working with Phil Bates [Wheels Of Fire] and Carl Wayne, both bands have earned the respect of and continue to retain a significant mutual fan base. Many ELO fans will also recall that: MAGNUM were label mates with ELO on Jet Records between 1978 and 1983, releasing five  albums with significant chart success thus:
ELO Beatles Forever [ELOBF] also interviewed Mark Stanway back in early January 2011 in advance of their album "The Visitation" and you can read that interview HERE.
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ELO Beatles Forever [ELOBF] recommend Magnum to those enlightened folks who enjoy the music of ELO, Jeff Lynne, Roy Wood, The Move, The Idle Race, 'Brum Beat', The Beatles and related artistes.
Until next "Time" in the ELO [and related] Universe ... KJS ... 08-Jan-2014