From Livingston in West Lothian to the concert arenas of the world, the rise of David John Cicero into the pop charts was swift. Following a PET SHOP BOYS concert in 1989, he managed to get a demo tape to the duo.
With the release of his appropriately titled new single 'Turned Around', Cicero kindly spoke to The Electricity Club about his album 'Future Boy', working with PET SHOP BOYS, briefly being a pop pin-up and his return to music... Continue Reading ›
SOMEONE WHO ISN'T ME are the feisty Greek threesome of Marilena Orfanou, Maria Hatzakou and Gina Dimakopoulou. Releasing their debut album ‘Dance With You’ on Amour Records, the trio swear by analogue sounds, toy synths, chaotic guitars, fake strings, and off-beat rhythms.
SOMEONE WHO ISN'T ME kindly talked to Electricity Club about their artistic motivations and ideals… Continue Reading ›
ROB DEAN is best known as a member of the classic quintet line-up of JAPAN with David Sylvian, Mick Karn, Steve Jansen and Richard Barbieri which acted as the blueprint for DURAN DURAN.
After JAPAN, Dean worked with GARY NUMAN, SINÉAD O’CONNOR and ABC. Now resident in Costa Rica, the guitarist kindly chatted to The Electricity Club about his time in JAPAN and his return to music with a brand new project LIGHT OF DAY… Continue Reading ›
Led by Mike Score, A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS will embark on their first UK tour for a number of years this July. They got their original break when Bill Nelson produced and released their debut single ‘(It’s Not Me) Talking’.
A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS continue live today with Mike Score being the sole remaining original member and have a collection of extended essentials called ‘Inflight’ on the way. He kindly had a quick chat with The Electricity Club about the continuing interest in their music. Continue Reading ›
What happens when you cross anthemic Scottish indie with cinematic Swedish synth? You get US… US are the unlikely union of Andrew Montgomery from GENEVA and Leo Josefsson of LOWE.
Their impressive debut album ‘First Contact’ is a rousing collection of eleven epic songs, each exuding a unique Celtic Scandinavian air. The pair chatted to The Electricity Club about their ‘First Contact’, producing “The soundtrack to the movie of your life” and much more. Continue Reading ›