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The Psychedelic Furs released ‘Mirror Moves’ on August 21, 1984

The Psychedelic Furs released their fourth studio album ‘Mirror Moves’ on August the 21st, 1984. The album and it’s singles “Heartbeat”, “Heaven” and “The Ghost in You” cemented the band as a leader in the 80’s New Wave genre. Advertisements

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Depeche Mode released ‘People Are People’ on July 2, 1984

Depeche Mode released the compilation album ‘People Are People’ on July 2nd, 1984 in North America. When it was originally released in 1984 it didn’t received too much attention (except in Canada), but when the single “People Are People” became … Continue reading

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30 Record Albums that are Turning 30 in 2018 – Part 1

The year was 1988…Stephen Hawking publishes “A Brief History Of Time”, Ben Johnson wins the 100m gold at the Seoul Olympics and is then disqualified for taking steroids, the first McDonald’s behind the Iron Curtain opened in Belgrade, “The Last … Continue reading

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40 Albums Turning 30 in 2017

      30 years ago, the world was a very different place. The U.S. was being run by former movie actor Ronald Reagan,  Platoon won the Best Picture Oscar, The Simpsons cartoon first appears as a series of shorts on The … Continue reading

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Depeche Mode’s debut album ‘Speak & Spell’ was released on Oct 5, 1981

– ‘Speak & Spell’ was Depeche Mode‘s debut album. – This was the only album that Vince Clarke ( Yazoo, Erasure ) played on. – Three singles were released off of ‘Speak & Spell’, they were “Dreaming of Me”, “New … Continue reading

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