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Gorge Yourself On Disco: Spandau Ballet’s “Diamond” Boxed Set Edition [part 1]

Spandau Ballet: Diamond Boxed Set 4×12″ [1982] Chant No. 1 [I Don’t Need This Pressure On][Remix] 8:04 Instinction [Remix] 6:58 Paint Me Down [Remix] 6:24 Coffee Club [Remix] 6:48 She Loved Like Diamond [12″ Version] 3:41 Pharaoh 6:35 Innocence And … Continue reading

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Monk Agog: Flexipop! Tome Crowdsourced And No One Told Me

So I hope you saw this coming from yesterday. I was writing about the Boomtown Rats flexidisc that came with issue #3 of Flexipop! Magazine, and in case anyone reading the post didn’t have a clue as to what I … Continue reading

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Spandau Shake Up North American Schedule, Stream Full Concert Tomorrow Night

  Last Saturday, word leaked out from Spandau HQ that most, but not all of their upcoming US tour was being moved forward a bit to sensibly coincide with the North American release of their “Soul Boys Of The Western … Continue reading

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Heck Freezes Over: Spandau Ballet To Tour The US in 2015

While we’ve been in a David Bowie reverie for a few days here, the world has kept spinning. On Monday, I received yet another email from Spandau Ballet. I have to say here that their email campaign to promote the … Continue reading

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Spandau Ballet + Trevor Horn = Tease

Just a few days ago, the Spandau Balletosphere was abuzz with visions of a new album as produced by Trevor Horn. This would be album number seven, their attempt to balance the books of history in their favor after their divisive … Continue reading

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Hell Freezes Over II: Electric Boogaloo – Spandau Ballet Recording Album 7 With Trevor Horn

Well, it’s good to be back. I just had a viral infection and long-term fever that lasted for just over a week. I missed a lot of work, and of course, many lunch hours! I woke up last Thursday morning at … Continue reading

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Soulboys of the Western World – Boys On Film With Book To Follow

When Spandau Ballet reformed after 20 bitter years apart in 2009, they played a series of UK concerts and then, they seemed to retreat back into the woodwork. An album of re-worked material [still not heard] was released, and that … Continue reading

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