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REVIEW: Fader – First Light [2017]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Although we now lazily bracket Blancmange as purveyors of slick synthpop, they were always just a little bit leftfield compared… more

REVIEW: Erasure – From Moscow To Mars (Anthology Boxset) [2016]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Earlier this year I spent some time with Vince Clarke at his home studio for an interview about his Very… more

REVIEW: John Foxx – The Complete Cathedral Oceans [2016]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... ‘The Complete Cathedral Oceans’ compiles the three separate volumes of the album series that John Foxx issued between 1997 and… more

REVIEW: The Wedding Present – Going, Going… [2016]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Since they were formed way back in the mid-Eighties, The Wedding Present have never really played by the rules, and… more

REVIEW: They Might Be Giants – Phone Power [2016]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Who else but They Might Be Giants would consider releasing a grand total of 52 tracks across three albums over… more

REVIEW: VINCE CLARKE & PAUL HARTNOLL – 2SQUARE [2016]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Before we talk about '2Square', a collaboration between Erasure's Vince Clarke and Orbital's Paul Hartnoll, let's rewind back to the… 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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