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Tears for Fears ‘Songs from the Big Chair’ was released on this day in 1985

– ‘Songs from the Big Chair’ was released on Feb 25th 1985 – It was Tears for Fears second studio album – the album was produced by Chris Hughes, who also worked with Adam and the Ants, Robert Plant, Paul … Continue reading

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Depeche Mode’s ‘Catching Up with Depeche Mode’ was released on this day in 1985

Depeche Mode‘s ‘Catching Up with Depeche Mode’ was a North American only release that was kind of like a “best of” deal, it took the singles from their first 4 albums and a few B-sides so the kids in North … Continue reading

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May 2, 1985: New Order “Pumped Full Of Drugs” Live [Watch]

                New Order’s “Pumped Full Of Drugs” was recorded live at Shinjuku Koseinenkin Hall in Tokyo on May 2nd 1985. The Setlist is as follows: 2:00 {Opening titles, backstage visuals} 5:00 Confusion 4:20 … Continue reading

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Watch Depeche Mode perform on UK kids show in 1985

In the UK back in the mid 1980’s they had a kids show called Wide Awake Club, this live show included comedy, games, competitions and celebrity guests; in April 1985 one of those celebrity guests was Depeche Mode, they performed … Continue reading

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The Cure’s ‘The Head On The Door’ was released on this day in 1985

The Cure released their sixth studio album ‘The Head On The Door’ on August the 26th, 1985, they released two singles from the album, “In Between Days” and “Close to Me”. This was The Cure album that really got me … Continue reading

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