Tag Archives: New Order

Record Review: New Order – Touched By The Hand Of God

New Order: Touched By The Hand Of God UK CD5 [1987] Touched By The Hand of God [Twelve inch mix] – 7:04 Confusion [Dub 1987] – 5:23 Temptation [Original Mix] – 7:01 This was a single that seemed to come … Continue reading

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Salvation! Original Soundtrack

Various Artists: Salvation! OST US CD [1988] New Order: Salvation Theme Jumpin’ Jesus: You Can’t Blackmail Jesus Cabaret Voltaire: Twanky Party New Order: Touched By The Hand Of God [soundtrack version] Dominique: Play The Beat The Hood: Nightmare New Order: … Continue reading

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Finest Remixes [part 7]

Here are a couple more mandatory mixes as I have but minutes to blog today. New Order | True Faith [Remix] | 1988 Mixer Shep Pettibone was all but impossible to avoid if you bought any 12″ daaaaaaaance music in … Continue reading

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The ‘Blue Monday’ Ripoffs

It was almost 31 years prior to the day when  the seminal New Order single “Blue Monday” was initially released. The 12″ sporting a floppy disc inspired sleeve was issued by Factory on March 3, 1983 and once it hit … Continue reading

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CDV Review: New Order – True Faith

I quickly adopted all kinds of optical disc technology by the mid 80s. My first CD player was purchased in 1985, and two years later, I finally made the plunge into the specialist laserdisc format of home video, which I’d … Continue reading

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Saint or Sinner? The Stephen Hague Problem

I’m a bit conflicted on the subject of producer Stephen Hague. I seem to have many of his productions in the Record Cell and at first I had no negativity associated with his name on a record. I first heard … Continue reading

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New Wave Compilations: A Young Persons Guide To “From Brussels With Love”

It was at some point probably in 1983, that I was in Crunchy Armadillo Records and chanced to see a cassette that looked unique enough to actually peruse. This was probably the second pre-recorded cassette I ever bought, following B.E.F.’s … Continue reading

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