Tag Archives: Vince Clarke

Record Review: Yaz[oo] – Upstairs At Eric’s

Yaz: Upstairs At Eric’s [U.S. edition] – US – CD [1982/7] Don’t Go Too Pieces Bad Connection I Before E Except After C Midnight In My Room Only You Goodbye Seventies Situation [remix] Winter Kills Bring Your Love Down [Didn’t … Continue reading

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Rock G.P.A.: Simple Minds [part 49]

Simple Minds | Cry – 3 [continued from previous post] The album’s second half kicks off with by far the most successful Mark Kerr tune the band committed to disc. On “Lazy Lately,” Charlie Burchill managed to get one of … Continue reading

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30 Days: 30 Albums | Erasure – Cowboy

The other day, I revisited a member of Depeche Mode, who used to be a core collection band in my Record Cell, 20 years ago. I was not too moved by what I had heard. How would I fare with … Continue reading

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Want List: House Of Illustrious Boxed Set

It has come to this Monk’s attention that a new, 10-CD boxed set of experimental music by The Clarke & Ware Experiment will be unleashed upon the waiting world after a suitably long gestation period. The box encompasses the two … Continue reading

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