Tag Archives: 1993

Rock GPA: Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark [part 35]

[continued from previous post] After the “Sugar Tax” campaign played out,  1992 and 1993 came along and in the spring of the latter year came new and unexpected McCluskey activity. I forgot exactly where I first caught wind of the … Continue reading

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Record Review: Blondie – Blonde And Beyond

Blondie: Blonde + Beyond US CD [1993] Underground Girl English Boys Sunday Girl (French Version) Susie And Jeffrey Shayla Denis X Offender Poets Problem Scenery Picture This Angels On The Balcony Once I Had A Love I’m Gonna Love You … Continue reading

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REDUX: A Young Person’s Guide To – DEVO Live

July 10, 2013 Devo: The Warner Bros. Music Show US Promo LP [1980] Whip It Snowball It’s Not Right Girl U Want Planet Earth S.I.B. (Swelling Itching Brain) Secret Agent Man Blockhead Uncontrollable Urge Mongoloid Be Stiff Gates Of Steel … Continue reading

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When To Compile…Or Not? A Monk’s Dilemma

First and foremost, it’s my job, as the Post-Punk Monk to compile boxed sets of god®. The engine that drives my music loving, record collecting, and graphic design passion is in making vast boxed sets of non-LP material by my … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 19]

1994 [continued] With an idea of what I was getting into, I bought “Black Tie, White Noise” the year following its release. Due to the collapse [immediately after release, actually] of the Savage Records label, who had the rights to … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 18]

1993 [continued] One imagines that the experience of recording the single “Real Cool World” with Nile Rodgers in 1991 set wheels turning in the Bowie cranium.The Spring of 1993 brought with it the first David Bowie solo album in – phew … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 17]

1991 [continued] There was one more Bowie CD for release in 1991, and I didn’t wait to find a used copy when it was released. In spite of my famous distance from “Lodger,” I was inspired to quickly bring it … Continue reading

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