Tag Archives: 1988

Steel Cage Match: “Peek-A Boo” Battle

I was over at MyVinylDreams yesterday, and djjedready had posted a Siouxsie + The Banshees 12″ of “Peek-A-Boo” that I wanted to comment on and then it struck me: DEVO had a single with the same title! You don’t suppose…? … Continue reading

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An Interview With Gleaming Spires’ David Kendrick [part 2]

Today we finish up with the interview with Gleaming Spires’ David Kendrick. Touching on the late history of that band as well as the group’s concurrent existence as Sparks live and studio band for the first half of the 80s. … Continue reading

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Record Review: Was (Not Was) – “Walk The Dinosaur” US 12″

Was (Not Was): Walk The Dinosaur – US – 12″ [1988] Walk The Dinosaur [New York Dangerous Mix] 6:58 Walk The Dinosaur [Bruce’s Prehistoric Dub] 6:43 Walk The Dinosaur [The Debunking Of Uri Geller Mix] 4:30 Walk The Dinosaur [7″ … Continue reading

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80s Soundtrack Week: Thursday – “Married To The Mob” US CD

In the mid-80s I was a huge fan of director Jonathan Demme. He came up through the Roger Corman system and I first saw his work with the quirky “CB craze” movie “Handle With Care [a.k.a. “Citizen’s Band”] which my … Continue reading

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Record Review: Tom Tom Club – “Don’t Say No” Marshall Jefferson Remixes UK 12″

Tom Tom Club: Don’t Say No [Marshall Jefferson Remixes] – UK – 12″ – [1988] Don’t Say No [Pumpin’ Acid Mix] Don’t Say No [Short Cool Mix] Don’t Say No [Say Yes To Love Mix] Devil, Does Your Dog Bite … Continue reading

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CD-3 Files: David Sylvian + Ryuichi Sakamoto – Forbidden Colours

David Sylvian + Ryuichi Sakamoto: Forbidden Colours – UK – CD-3 – [1988] Forbidden Colours [1983 version] 4:42 Bamboo Houses [12″ ver.] 5:26 Bamboo Music [12″ ver.] 5:41 Today I was at a loss to pick a blog topic, so … Continue reading

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A Young Person’s Guide To: The Human League – Fascination! US EP

The Human League: Fascination! US EP [1983] [Keep Feeling] Fascination [extended] 4:56 Mirror Man 3:48 Hard Times 4:54 I Love You Too Much [version 1] 3:18 You Remind Me Of Gold 3:35 [Keep Feeling] Fascination [improvisation] 6:12 I realized by … Continue reading

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