Tag Archives: Berlin

Moroder Week: Day 4 – Berlin – No More Words 12″

While I’d first heard Berlin in late 1981 when their self-released single of “The Metro” made it onto WUSF-FM to ensnare me without ever finding a copy [that was affordable], I next ran across the band when Enigma Records had … Continue reading

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Record Review: Iggy Pop – The Idiot US CD [part 2]

[…continued from last post] The harmonized drum sound of “Sister Midnight” took a rest as the song “Nightclubbing” was built on a simple plodding rhythm box with queasy catcall synths vying for space with David Bowie’s barrelhouse piano. The latter … Continue reading

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OMD Make Another Summer Shed Tour – This Time With B-52s + Berlin

The B-52s were very generous with the poster real estate here for their special guests – very classy, guys If you were paying attention to the comments on yesterday’s post, you knew that OMD were in Charlotte this summer. The … Continue reading

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Professor Dolby Gets Some Summer Vacation

It’s funny how threads start. Last week it transpired that the long mooted Ron Kane memorial; get-together by his friends is finally set to come off this summer. If you’ve not seen the posts, I was set to visit my … Continue reading

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REVO Remastering: Berlin – Information + [REVO 070]

Berlin: Information GER. LP [1980] Mind Control Moderne Welt Overload City Lights Information Talk Talk Video Fascination A Matter Of Time Middle Class Suicide Uncle Sam A Matter Of Time [Terri Nunn version] Overload [Terri Nunn version] A Matter Of Time … Continue reading

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CD A Week Project: #8

Various: REVO Premaster 8 CD-R [2011] Barry Andrews: Rossmore Road Barry Andrews: Pages Of My Love White Door: Kings Of The Orient 12 White Door: New Jealousies 12 White Door: Love Breakdown [long vocal ver.] White Door: Love Breakdown [inst. dub] … Continue reading

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Those First Impressions: Berlin Debut Single

Berlin: Matter Of Time US 7″ [1979] Matter Of Time [ver. 1] Overload [ver. 1] The group Berlin had been around the block several times before finally signing with Geffen Records, who had the wherewithal to take the group up … Continue reading

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