Friday, August 7, 2009

Landscape- 'From The Tea-rooms Of Mars...

Cherry Red Records have reissued the second album 'From The Tea-rooms Of Mars……To The Hell-holes Of Uranus' by the electro pop pioneers Landscape. Originally released in 1981 on RCA Records, the album enjoyed both commercial and critical success with a string of chart hits. The band's over-riding achievement was the way technology was used to create such a mainstream but also unusual sound….

Source:
http://www.cherryred.co.uk/cherryred/artists/landscape.htm

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Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Department S- Wonderful Day

Department S will release a new single on August 10th 2009. The song is entitled "Wonderful Day" and it is is the lead song on a 4 track EP and comes in coloured vinyl style CD's. 5 different colours in all and limited edition. Guest appearances from Sex Pistol Glen Matlock on bass and Adams chief Ant, Marco Pirroni on guitar.

Source:
http://www.myspace.com/departments

Saturday, August 1, 2009

The Seduction Of Ingmar Bergman

Sparks' Ron and Russell Mael have been commissioned by the Swedish National Public radio Sveriges Radio to write and produce an original radio musical. Sparks’ creation, "The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman," is a musical fantasy based on the internationally acclaimed film director Ingmar Bergman.
The radio musical will be broadcast in Sweden in August 2009. An album with the original Swedish version will be released as a limited edition in Sweden. An English version will subsequently be released internationally...