Tag Archives: Berlin

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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Steel Cage Match: Berlin vs Missing Persons

Oh for the good old days of the West Coast techno-rock New Wave scene! By 1981 two bands arose that would be countlessly compared and whose relative merits would be much debated and discussed. Since each band was fronted by … Continue reading

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Buried Treasures: Berlin – The Metro 7″ / 1981 issue

This record is a buried treasure that’s evaded my grasp for a loooooooong time; 29 years. I remember hearing it on Tampa’s WUSF college radio in the fall of 1981. I was not attending USF. I was attending UCF 90 … Continue reading

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