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80s Soundtrack Week: Wednesday – “Better Off Dead” US CD

Well, It’s Wednesday and it time for…another 80s soundtrack from A+M Records. I swear that I didn’t plan it that way, but it’s just how it’s panning out. Today’s soundtrack was initially the one I wanted to write about; before … Continue reading

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80s Soundtrack Week: Tuesday – “Party Party” GER CD

Today’s album came from much earlier in the decade and came from a completely different mindset. Instead of US teens living in the “alternative music” scene of the mid-80s, our next soundtrack was from a British holiday comedy about a … Continue reading

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80s Soundtrack Week: Monday – “Pretty In Pink” US CD

I was going to talk about one of the records coming up this week, then I realized that it had been a bit since I had run a Theme Week here @ PPM and figured that I could work this … Continue reading

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Record Review: Logan Sky Soundtracks His Own Video Game with “Sacred Runes”

Logan Sky: Scared Runes – DL [2020] All Was Lost 00:27 Sacred Runes (theme) 01:16 Homelands 01:53 Cursed 00:38 Cave Ambience 00:34 Forest Spawns 00:25 Venture 00:47 Rivershrine 00:29 Labyrinthene 01:33 Tyler’s House 00:32 The Fall 01:10 Cave Encounter 01:18 … Continue reading

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Raiding The “Ice Box” – Planning An Icehouse BSOG [part 3]

1983 brought a new Icehouse album made with the same band that had toured the previous album, which had been made without them, deep in Keith Forsey’s laboratory. After an album of glossy, synthesizer atmospherics, this one took a half … Continue reading

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“Record Review:” John Foxx + The Maths – The Bunker Tapes

John Foxx + The Maths: The Bunker Tapes – Live At The Cold War Bunker UK DL [2016] Memory Oxide Orphan Waltz Meat And Metal The Other Mother Transworld Airwave Star Thief …24 hours later I have bought and listened … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 28]

1999 [continued] The last of the “EMI Three” that crossed the threshold of my Record Cell was the ill-titled “Never Let Me Down.” I had opted out of buying the 1995 UK DLX RM with three bonus tracks but one … Continue reading

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