What do New Order & Billy Crystal have in common?

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What do English rock group New Order and comedian Billy Crystal have in common? they were both produced by influential New York DJ Arthur Baker.

Arthur Baker

Arthur Baker

First, in 1983, Baker produced the original mixes of New Order’s single “Confusion”, it was recorded in New York and had both Peter Hook and Bernard Sumner playing bass on it.

Then in 1985 Billy Crystal released an album titled ‘Mahvelous!’, the record was based around his SNL character Fernando…..Arthur Baker produced the album.

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