Category Archives: Buried Treasures

Hidden gems that may already be in your record collection.

Record Review: Hot Gossip – Geisha Boys + Temple Girls

Arlene Phillips Hot Gossip: Geisha Boys + Temple Girls UK CD [2007] Circus of Death Morale Word Before Last Geisha Boys + Temple Girls I Don’t Depend on You Houses In Motion Burn For You Soul Warfare When you least … Continue reading

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The Eventual Joy Of Orphaned Albums

Last week a CD arrived in the mail that I only recently became aware of, and it got me thinking on an interesting tangent. The album was The Sound Barrier’s “The Suburban Suite” and the main reason why I was … Continue reading

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Record Review: Low Noise – Jungle Line

Low Noise: Jungle Line UK 12″ [1981] Jungle Line Urban Tribal Jungle Line [inst.] In anticipation of the Thomas Dolby show imminent at Moogfest 2012 in two days, thoughts have turned to this little gem nestled in the deeper folds … Continue reading

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Record Review: DEVO – That’s Good

DEVO: That’s Good US Promo 12″ [1983] That’s Good [ext.] Speed Racer [ext.] Big Mess I ran across this record sometime in the early 90s, at a point when DEVO were mothballed. It hosts a pair of extended versions that … Continue reading

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Record Review: Simple Minds – Hypnotized Promo Mixes

Simple Minds: Hypnotised UK Promo 12″ [1995] Hypnotised [Extended Remix] Hypnotised [Extended Remix instrumental] Hypnotised [Malfunction Mix] Hypnotised [Malfunction Mix instrumental] 1995 was the year that Simple Minds came back home from the wilderness of arenas for me. It had … Continue reading

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Record Review: Down To Earth – Interference

Down To Earth: Interference UK 7″ [1981] Interference Fear Is The Thing This is the kind of record that I live for. It’s not even a great record, on the great scheme of things, but what makes me dig through … Continue reading

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Those First Impressions: Cyndi Lauper – Blue Angel

Blue Angel: Blue Angel US LP [1980] Maybe He’ll Know I Had  A Love Fade Anna Blue Can’t Blame Me Late Cut Out Take A Chance Just The Other Day I’m Gonna Be Strong Lorraine Everybody’s Got An Angel Usually … Continue reading

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