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Band Spotlight: Future Unlimited

I am so excited about this band I can’t stand it. Future Unlimited has the exact new wave, snyth-pop sound I crave roughly 95% of the time. 103 more words

Tears For Fears - Woman In Chains (Fontana)

Despite an undeniable talent, Oleta Adams would only make it after meeting Tears For Fears‘s leaders Roland Orzabal and Curtis Smith who, while touring in America, heard her singing in Kansas City back in 1985. 102 more words

Classics

The Human League - Human (Virgin)

Among the most famous actis which contributed to make (British) New wave what it would become from the second half of the seventies, The Human League… 90 more words

Classics

Song of the Day: Future Islands - The Chase

The Chase is a great new song from Future Islands, a little more down-tempo than Seasons (Waiting on You) but still pretty damned good.  This is definitely a song you can repeat a few times back-to-back and still not get tired of.

The Telltale Mind

Claudio Simonetti "Demons" Original Soundtrack

30th anniversary of one of my favourite horror movies, Dario Argento and Lamberto Bava‘s Demons! I still remember watching it on VHS on wednesday afternoons… … 143 more words

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Future Islands share new song "Haunted by You" -- listen

Not long after making their big return to the Late Show with David Letterman, Baltimore’s own Future Islands released a new song online. “Haunted by You” was recorded in Austin last month and produced by Spoon’s Jim Eno. 108 more words

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Future Islands make epic return to Letterman -- watch

It was just a year and a month ago that Future Islands first took the stage at the Late Show. No one knew it at the time, but that performance would end up launching the Baltimore synth pop outfit into a whole new level of notoriety. 194 more words

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