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BSOG® Meltdown: Dead Or Alive Make Erasure Look Like Misers With 19 Disc Box!

Yumpin’ Yimminy!! Just yesterday we were musing over the upcoming Erasure über DLX boxed set of god® which sported 12 CDs and a DVD, and just hours later, commenter tim alerted me to the boxed set that Dead Or Alive … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 34]

2004 [continued] With the new album, out in 2003, Bowie began what no one could have guessed was his last tour in the Fall of 2003, with a swing through Europe and England, before lighting on North America beginning in … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 32]

2002 [continued] The end of 2002 brought with it the inevitable new compilation for the coming Christmas season. It had been 1994 when the Bowie singles had last gotten a push, so there was another comp in the pipeline. “Best … Continue reading

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Record Review: Thomas Dolby – The Golden Age Of Wireless DLX RM

Thomas Dolby: The Golden Age Of Wireless UK CD+DVD [2009] CD [DLX RM] Flying North Commercial Breakup Weightless Europa + The Pirate Twins Windpower The Wreck Of The Fairchild Airwaves Radio Silence Cloudburst At Shingle Street One Of Our Submarines … Continue reading

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Record Review: Heaven 17 – Live From Metropolis Studios [part 2]

Heaven 17: Live From Metropolis Studios UK DVD+CD [2013] We Live So Fast Crushed By The Wheels Of Industry Penthouse + Pavement Geisha Boys + Temple Girls Don’t You Want Me [We Don’t Need This] Fascist Groove Thang Let’s All … Continue reading

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Record Review: Heaven 17 – Live From Metropolis Studios [part 1]

Back in 1997, it was a stunning revelation when the reactivated Heaven 17 actually embarked on their first tour ever, supporting their friends Erasure in concert. In some cases, Glenn Gregory found himself singing some songs for only the second … Continue reading

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Rock G.P.A.: Simple Minds [part 66]

Conveniently, Just a few weeks after I saw Simple Minds live in America, the band were playing some year-end dates in the UK/Scotland with Ultravox opening up [!] and the one of these in the glittering new Glasgow Hydro, was … Continue reading

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