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BLUE ZOO Interview

BLUE ZOO are best known for their No13 UK hit with ‘Cry Boy Cry’ in Autumn 1982. Their 1983 debut album ‘2 By 2’ released on Magnet Records also included the near hits ‘I’m Your Man’ and ‘Forgive & Forget’.

With a brand new single ‘Funganista’ about to be launched and a zest to perform more live dates, vocalist Andy Overall chatted to The Electricity Club about the past, present and future of BLUE ZOO…More inside ›

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IS THAT THE 12” REMIX?

IS THAT THE 12 INCH REMIX book coverFirst published in 2011, ‘Is That The 12” Mix?’ was author and music aficionado ROB GRILLO’s personal but well-informed history of the 12” single.

In keeping with its story tracing the emergence of the extended remix as an artform in its own right, Grillo has now remade and remodelled his book in a new 2016 version.

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TEC’s 25 FAVOURITE CLASSIC 12 INCH VERSIONS

NEON LIGHTS Luminous 12 - Rega2‘Is That The 12 Inch Mix?’ people used to ask… “Sometimes you never knew what you were getting when you bought the 12 inch mix” says Rob Grillo, author of the same titled book tracing the history of the extended format.

When done well,

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TEC’s 25 SYNTH SINGLES THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN HITS

peterson-ItalianGrandPrix_1971The late Ronnie Peterson has been acknowledged as one of the fastest Grand Prix drivers of all time, yet he was never crowned World Champion. Statistics can often not be a good indicator of quality and so it is that sometimes, a great single never actually attained the sales recognition it deserved.

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ALAN WILDER Discusses Spirit Of Talk Talk + RECOIL’s A Strange Hour In Budapest

Alan Wilder has been a very busy man lately. Following a 52 city world tour to celebrate 25 years of the Recoil project and an auction of memorabilia from his career including his time with Depeche Mode, he got straight into production for his Recoil concert film ‘A Strange Hour In Budapest’

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