Tag Archives: Bill Nelson

Record Review: Bill Nelson – The Love That Whirls [Diary of A Thinking Heart] [part 2]

[continued from last post] Two of the three B-sides from the “Eros Arriving” 2×7″ were next in the program. “Flesh” was the odd man out in this context, since the frenetic, angular New Wave clearly belonged to the previous two … Continue reading

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Record Review: Bill Nelson – The Love That Whirls [Diary of A Thinking Heart] [part 1]

Bill Nelson: The Love That Whirls [Diary Of A Thinking Heart] UK CD [1986] Empire Of The Senses Hope For The Heartbeat (Remix) Waiting For Voices A Private View Eros Arriving The Bride Of Christ In Autumn Flesh He And … Continue reading

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First Record Show In Over Four Years Disappoints

Let’s take a break before yet more OMD posts. Other things have been happening and one of the that merited commentary was the first record show in my sleepy town in over four years. Just like the last one, this … Continue reading

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Record Review: Skids – Days In Europa [part 2]

The bonus tracks began with the rousing “Masquerade,” which was built on the same lurching beat popular around that time in songs like “My Shadow In Vain” or “My Sharona,” but I’ll take this song any day. Once heard, it … Continue reading

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Record Review: Skids – Days In Europa [part 1]

Skids: Days In Europa UK CD [2001] Animation Charade Dulce Et Decorum Est [Pro Patria Mori] Pros & Cons Home Of The Saved Working For The Yankee Dollar The Olympian Thanatos A Day In Europa Peaceful Times Masquerade Out Of … Continue reading

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REDUX: Fiat Lux – Walking In The Shadow Of Bill Nelson

June 20, 2012 I first heard about Fiat Lux when I purchased a Bill Nelson 7″ boxed set in 1983 called “Permanent Flame.” Inside was a discography of all releases up to that time on Nelson’s own Cocteau Records label. … Continue reading

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Want List: Bill Nelson – Getting The Holy Ghost Across DLX RM

Bill Nelson: Getting The Holy Ghost Across UK 2xCD DLX RM [2013] Disc 1 [album] Suvasini Contemplation Theology Wildest Dreams Lost In Your Mystery Rise Like A Fountain Age Of Reason The Hidden Flame Because Of You Pansophia Disc 2 … Continue reading

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