Tag: The Assembly

Lost Albums: ROBERT MARLOW The Peter Pan Effect

ROBERT MARLOW’s 'The Peter Pan Effect' is a true lost album. Recorded between 1982 to 1984, although four singles were released via his best mate Vince Clarke’s imprint Reset Records, parent label RCA declined to release the album and it did not actually see the light of day until 1999 when Swedish electronic label Energy Rekords picked it up. Often seen as a Vince Clarke curio recorded in the interim between YAZOO and ERASURE, the songs were wholly written by Marlow. Continue Reading ›

ERASURE, YAZOO + THE ASSEMBLY Live at Short Circuit Presents Mute

Photo by Thomas Bengtsson The two day Short Circuit Presents Mute extravaganza at The Roundhouse culminated in what was billed as 'ERASURE + Special Guests'. Together as ERASURE, Andy Bell and Vince Clarke have been one of the most consistent UK pop acts ever. However before the main ERASURE set, an additional treat came beforehand in the shape of a DJ set by DEPECHE MODE's Andy Fletcher, followed by a very svelte Alison Moyet taking to the stage with Vince Clarke. Continue Reading ›