Tag Archives: Rupert Hine

A Strange Chimera: The Prog/Wave Hybrid pt. 3 – Rupert Hine

I first heard Rupert Hine when I happened to see his video for the incredible “Surface Tension” show up on one of my MTV “middle of the night” tapes. A lurching programmed rhythm begins the song as it inexorably builds … Continue reading

Posted in Your Prog Roots Are Showing | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Song of the Day: Rupert Hine – Surface Tension

Today’s song is from a man better known as a producer of other people’s records. Rupert Hine made his name producing hits for The Fixx and Tina Turner, but I’m indifferent to the merits of those records! Not so for … Continue reading

Posted in SOTD, Your Prog Roots Are Showing | Tagged , | 2 Comments