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A Different Sort Of Subscription: OMD 12″ Singles From New Album

We were all on board with “The Punishment Of Luxury” being the upcoming OMD album available via Pledge Music. Since that announcement, it’s often been in the top 10 chart at Pledge Music. I’ve heard the music video for the … Continue reading

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The OMD Resurgence Continues Unabated With The “Punishment Of Luxury”

Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark: The Punishment Of Luxury UK CD [2017] The Punishment of Luxury Isotype One More Time Precision & Decay As We Open, So We Close What Have We Done Robot Man Art Eats Art Kiss Kiss … Continue reading

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If It’s Spring, It Must Be Crowdsource Time…

Last year around this time, you could tell it was Spring because all of the crowd-sourced projects were in bloom! Seemingly at once. I had Mari Wilson, Dr. Robert, and Billie Ray Martin all coming to a head at once.  This year … Continue reading

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Record Review: Shriekback – The Elated World [part 2]

[…continued from previous post] When I popped this into the CD player, it immediately paid dividends with the frantic drum + bass of “Artminx.” The furious and repetitive vocal loops seemed like something more in Yello’s playbook than the work of … Continue reading

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Record Review: Shriekback – The Elated World [part 1]

Shriekback: The Elated World UK CD-R [2017] Artminx Sensation To Sensation Cruel Optimism Clench Fist Labs Brilliant Patina 960 Drive Neirophreak 1 Neurophreak 2 You Meaning You Indecisive Phenotype Tiny Struggle St’Bolay Mood T*ts Mombassa Moon More Percussion [Than There … Continue reading

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Shriekback Reach Kickstarter Goal – Shows Booked – That Simple!

Well, we discussed the notion of Shriekback moving out into the world as a live entity and their Kickstarter campaign. Several days ago, it reached its goal and then three UK dates to kick off the UK/Euro leg of their … Continue reading

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Shriekback Speak The “L” Word With Kickstarter Campaign

Any regulars here will know that I hold Shriekback in pretty high esteem. The band have been fairly active over the years, trickling out an album every 2-5 years [better than most, actually] and of late they have been working … Continue reading

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