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REVIEW: DURAN DURAN ‘PAPER GODS’ TOUR [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... BRIGHTON, CENTRE, 2/12/15 Welcomed onstage to dramatic accompaniment, a nightmarish forest complete with black crows and scary silhouette faces of… more

REVIEW: NEW ORDER ‘MUSIC COMPLETE’ TOUR [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... LONDON, O2 ACADEMY BRIXTON, 16/11/15 This was the first of two sell-out shows by New Order at the O2 Academy… more

REVIEW: ABC ‘THE LEXICON OF LOVE’ TOUR [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... WORTHING, PAVILION, 14/11/15 Windy Worthing pier; Saturday night, ABC in concert is an unexpected treat in the Pavilion Theatre calendar,… more

REVIEW: JOHN FOXX – LONDON OVERGROWN [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Imagine a city that has been left to the forces of nature and which, over the course of time, has… more

REVIEW: SANANDA MAITREYA – THE RISE OF THE ZUGEBRIAN TIME LORDS PART 1 & 2 [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... ‘The Rise Of The Zugebrian Timelords’ is Sananda Maitreya’s first album since 2013’s ‘Return To Zooathalon’, and, like its predecessor,… more

REVIEW: BLANCMANGE – NIL BY MOUTH [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... 'Nil By Mouth' is an instrumental album from Neil Arthur's current solo incarnation of Blancmange, and although the album is… more

REVIEW: NEW ORDER – ‘MUSIC COMPLETE’ [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... In the run-up to the release of 'Music Complete' there was a lot of negative noise that New Order couldn't… more

REVIEW: GHOST HARMONIC – ‘CODEX’ [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Ghost Harmonic are a trio of John Foxx, Maths partner Benge and violinist Diana Yukawa. Recorded at Benge's studio in… more

REVIEW: THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS – ‘GLEAN’ [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... With the fantastic benefit of hindsight, They Might Be Giants turned out to be remarkably prescient. When they first crashed… more

REVIEW: MARC ALMOND ‘THE VELVET TRAIL’ TOUR [2015]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... BRIGHTON, THE DOME, 21/4/2015 It's no secret that we're fans of the brand new Marc Almond album 'The Velvet Trail'… more

REVIEW: THE ART OF NOISE – AT THE END OF A CENTURY (2015)

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... What would Luigi Russolo make of this collection? Russolo was the Futurist visionary who wrote the 1913 pamphlet from which… more

REVIEW: THE BLOW MONKEYS – IF NOT NOW, WHEN? (2015)

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... In a move that takes Dr. Robert and his Blow Monkeys even further from their soul-inflected roots, 'If Not Now,… more

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