Berlin is currently on tour with OMD and B52’s. Last night, the band performed in Washington DC and they were joined on stage by their good friend Thomas Dolby. Together, they played a surprise performance of Depeche Mode’s Never Let Me Down Again.
It appears that the rumored Depeche Mode documentary slated for Netflix might be making it’s way to movie theaters across the US. Titled “Spirits In The Forest”, the film description is as follows:
Synthpop icons Pet Shop Boys performed a concert in London last night at Hyde Park. The concert was broadcast live on BBC4 TV and on BBC Radio. The concert featured 14 songs consisting of hits from their entire catalog.
Today, we all learned the sad news of the passing of The Cars frontman, Ric Ocasek. He was found in his NYC townhouse, but the cause of death has not yet been determined. Earlier this year, we created a playlist celebrating the music of The Cars. We have made a lot of similar playlists over the years, but this one remains one of our most cherished.
This weeks playlist features our favorite songs from the entire catalog of OMD
Pet Shop Boys have announced 7 UK shows for their first ever greatest hits tour. The band has also unveiled a new single called “Dreamland” which features Olly Alexandar from the band Years & Years.
The Prince estate has announced that it will reissue a remastered version of the legendary Prince album 1999. It will include 35 previously unreleased tracks from the “Vault”, which will please die hard prince fans.
Trevor Horn Reimagines The Eighties is a studio album by producer Trevor Horn released earlier this year. If features covers of classic 80s songs performed with the Sarm Orchestra and features plenty of guest vocalists
OMD have released a track called Liberator. It was a song that Andy worked on in the late 80’s and was intended to be the title track to the Liberator album that was released in 1983.
On October 18th, The Cure will release a double concert film that captures two of the historic 40th anniversary shows performed by the band in 2018
OMD has announced a 40th anniversary career-spanning boxset and comprehensive singles collection, available for pre-order now. It also includes a brand new single called Don’t Go, which is released today.
Factory Records is celebrating it’s 40th anniversary with the release of two special edition box sets titled “Use Hearing Protection: Factory Records 1978-1979” and “Factory Communications: 1978-92”.