Category Archives: Designed By Peter Saville

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Record Review: New Order – Touched By The Hand Of God

New Order: Touched By The Hand Of God UK CD5 [1987] Touched By The Hand of God [Twelve inch mix] – 7:04 Confusion [Dub 1987] – 5:23 Temptation [Original Mix] – 7:01 This was a single that seemed to come … Continue reading

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The Bygone Era of Mail Order Record Sales

So I’ve always been obsessed with buying the round, spinning things that sounded wonderful. The first time I went into a record store specifically to buy a record, I was seven years old. By the time I was in junior … Continue reading

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The Case For “Paths + Angles”

Ultravox: The Voice UK  7″ [1981] The Voice [7″ edit] Paths + Angles I was sort of late to the game on collecting Ultravox B-sides. It was not until late 1982 when I ran across the Japanese compilation LP of largely … Continue reading

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OMD Play To Strengths @ Royal Albert Hall

Last week, while I was on Thanksgiving break, OMD dropped the sort of bomb that we take notice of, even across the Atlantic. I suppose I should have expected this, as the band have weathered the 2013 heart attack of … Continue reading

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Want List: The Fingerprintz Singles

Among the 30 releases that arrived in the mail on Monday, was a record that was pretty significant to me. The Fingerprintz “Shadowed” 12″ single. I bought what was the new Fingerprintz album, “Beat Noir” when it was released in … Continue reading

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Three British Bands That I Liked In The 90s: #3 – Suede

The third and final British band to make me a die-hard fan in the 90s just barely made their winning impression at the tail end of the decade. That was Suede, who, for those who remember correctly, actually debuted in … Continue reading

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Salvation! Original Soundtrack

Various Artists: Salvation! OST US CD [1988] New Order: Salvation Theme Jumpin’ Jesus: You Can’t Blackmail Jesus Cabaret Voltaire: Twanky Party New Order: Touched By The Hand Of God [soundtrack version] Dominique: Play The Beat The Hood: Nightmare New Order: … Continue reading

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