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The Stockholm Monsters

A neglected area of the Manufacturer Records picture, the Stockholm Monsters certainly are a essential link between your bristly art-funk of A PARTICULAR Ratio as well as the good-foot indie dance vibe of Happy Mondays as well as the other Manchester rings of the later ’80s. Often noticed simply as …

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Bronski Beat

London’s Bronski Defeat is going to be remembered for several things. Whoever has noticed the video for “Smalltown Boy” — which continues to be gripping and sobering years afterwards — can most likely recall a minimum of among its moments in vivid details. It was just Bronski Beat’s initial single, …

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Brian Brain

Brian Mind was a short-lived pseudonym utilized by Martin Atkins early in his prolific profession like a drummer, maker, label mind, and all-around studio room rat. Their/his produces presented Atkins playing most everything, conserve for the casual contribution from bassist Pete Jones and keyboardist Expenses Surgeoner (Cuddly Toys). As Brian …

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Viktor Lazlo

An elegant and sensual singer, Sonia Dronier became Viktor Lazlo when Belgian maker Francis Depryck discovered her and come up with a bundle inspired by solid sexuality and black-and-white film. Given birth to in Lorient, France, Dronier spent her university years learning and modeling in Brussels, Belgium. After she spent …

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Bob Segarini

Dubbed “The Nick Lowe of Canada,” singer/songwriter Bob Segarini was a cult hero of the fantastic White colored North’s power pop underground. A Western Coast indigenous, Segarini in the beginning fronted the short-lived Ratz, which also included potential Quicksilver Messenger Support creator Gary Duncan. He 1st earned widespread see as …

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Murray Head

Ideal remembered for his 1984 smash “1 Night time in Bangkok,” acting professional/singer Murray Mind was created March 5, 1946 in London and began his executing career at age group 12 with looks in some radio takes on. He began composing songs a 12 months later on, cutting his first …

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Care

By enough time an album premiered through the British duo Care, the group have been defunct for greater than a decade. Treatment shaped in Liverpool, Britain, in 1983. Featuring vocalist Paul Simpson (ex-keyboardist for the Teardrop Explodes) and guitarist Ian Broudie (of Big in Japan and First Mirrors), Treatment blended …

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Münchener Freiheit

German pop music group Munchener Freiheit, also known as Freiheit, shaped in the town of Munich within the 1981 throughout the abilities of vocalist/key pad participant Stefan Zauner, guitarist/vocalist Aron Strobel, bassist Michael Kunzi, drummer Rennie Hatzke, and keyboardist Alex Grünwald. They released their debut, Umsteiger, in 1982, accompanied by …

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Albania

While this Scottish group could accurately be called new wave, the type of new wave they played could have probably happened even though punk had by no means existed. They preferred danceable, gently funky music with arch, eccentric lyrics. The current presence of a saxophone within the lineup managed to …

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Tom Tom Club

Tom Tom Golf club began life like a part project for Speaking Heads users Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth, who adopted a light, tropical dance design that won them a platinum recording in Tom Tom Golf club in 1981 and a high 40 solitary in “Genius of Like.” They continuing …

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