Tag Archives: Scritti Politti

Record Review: Scritti Politti/Shabba Ranks – She’s A Woman

Scritti Politti/Shabba Ranks: She’s A Woman JPN CD5 [1991] She’s A Woman She’s A Woman [The Apollo 440 Remix] She’s A Woman [The William Orbit Remix] Wood Beez [Pray Like Aretha Franklin] [Version] It had been three years since the … Continue reading

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Finest Remixes [part 5]

I still have not had the time to really dig through the Record Cell, and yesterday I had to cut my lunch hour short due to [gasp] work, so here are more mixes that impress off the top of my … Continue reading

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Heaven 17 Deliver Human League Legacy set at Koko

Well, the morning of Tuesday, November 12 was punctuated by word from commenter Echorich on the previous night’s Heaven 17/Scritti Politti concert to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Virgin Records at London’s Koko venue. I had noted the event earlier and … Continue reading

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Organ Auction Time: Scritti Politti + Heaven 17 + …The Human League…?!!

They’re doing it to me again! I have a single day between major concert events to blog and some serious UK-only concert action taunts me with its suggestion of the unthinkable… nay, unimaginable. Yesterday morning I received the following communication from … Continue reading

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Record Review: Scritti Politti – Hypnotize

Scritti Politti: Hypnotize UK 12″ [1984] Hypnotize [long] Hypnotize [short] Hypnotize [version] I had come across references to Scritti Politti during their Rough Trade chrysalis period but had never managed to actually hear any of the music. Or see the … Continue reading

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The CD A Week Project: #4

Various: REVO Premaster 4 CD-R [2011] Colourbox: Punch 12 Colourbox: Keep On Pushing 2 Colourbox: Shadows In The Room Colourbox: Manic II Colourbox: Fast Dump Colourbox: Sex Gun Thick Pigeon: Subway Thick Pigeon: Sudan Scritti Politti: Perfect Way [way perfect US promo 12] Theatre … Continue reading

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Shopping for New Wave in Music City [part 2]

So after we left Grimey’s, it was time for Charles to be somewhere else. We dropped him off and continued downtown to the next stop on our shortlist. Lawrence Record Shop: D- I ran across this store online and they … Continue reading

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