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Lost In Time - Day Three: YMO, XTC, UV

Today I’m hopping back to 1980 and across to Tokyo for ‘Firecracker’ by Yellow Magic Orchestra. YMO always existed slightly on the fringe of early 80s electronic music, perhaps as victims of geography. 117 more words


Catching up on forty years. 1981: Souvenir - Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

This is the year that Prince Charles and a certain Lady Dianna married.  This is the year AIDS was identified.  This is the year that Microsoft’s MS-DOS was released.   242 more words


In The City #5

Format: Fanzine

Publisher: Compendium Books Record Counter

Country: UK

Year: 1978

Size: 8.25 X 12″

Editors: Peter Gilbert, Francis Drake

“When I saw Billy Idol arrive at the dressing room door with tomato ketchup sticking to his hair, nose, ears, etc… I thought it would somehow affect his performance this evening…”

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*New Music* My Version of Ultravox's "Dancing with Tears in my Eyes"

This week, we’re headed back to the 80s for my version of Ultravox’s “Dancing with Tears in my Eyes”:

Dancing with Tears in my Eyes… 171 more words