Siouxsie + Banshees - Pandora's Music Box 1983 (UK, new wave/gothic) 
Tuesday, July 31, 2007, 06:30 PM - Music, - UK, English
Siouxsie with a Beatles cover, I wonder why, it's not good or special and the key doesn't fit her.
The band got their name from Edgar Allan Poe's Cry of the Banshee.
Anton Corbijn is mentioned in a announcement.



Paradise place
Dear prudence
Red over white
Night shift
September 2nd 1983, Dutch radio recording

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Strawberry Switchblade - Let her go (1985, UK, new wave/pop) 
Friday, July 27, 2007, 06:50 PM - Music, - UK, English
A 12" from these two gothic lolita's avant la lettre from Scotland.
You can find them also on YouTube.
And there are free BBC session, live and unreleased recordings available at www.strawberryswitchblade.net



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Spear of Destiny - Pandora's Music Box 1983 (UK, new wave) 
Tuesday, July 24, 2007, 06:46 PM - Music, - UK, English
Spear of Destiny was the third band of Kirk Brandon, his first was the Pack and the second Theatre of Hate. He is currently touring with Dead men Walking (now including Captain Sensible!), also playing songs of these earlier bands.



1 Forbidden Planet
2 Everything you ever wanted
3 Westworld
4 Rosy
September 3rd 1983, Dutch radio recording

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Another Absurd Record (1979, UK, new wave/weird) Re-upload 
Sunday, July 22, 2007, 12:27 PM - Music, - UK, English
A re-upload, but the original post was not mine. It was on Mein Walkman Ist Kaputt, but something happened there, not only his walkman, but all the older posts are kaputt. Zakey asked me if I could post those files. Of course, your demand is my service. And I included both sides of Gerry + the Holograms (an older post of mine) and 48 chairs (also a download from Mein Walkman Ist Kaputt, I think) in it.



Blah Blah Blah - In The Army
Eddie Fiction - UFO 2
48 Chairs - Snap It Around
48 Chairs - Psycle Sluts
Gerry + the Holograms - Gerry + the Holograms
Gerry + the Holograms - Increased Resistance
Mothmen - Does It Matter Irene?
Cairo - I Like Bluebeat (version)
Naafi Sandwich - Slice Two

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On WFMU you can find both sides of the Blah Blah Blah single.
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Clock DVA - Pandora's Music Box 1983 (UK, new wave) 
Tuesday, July 17, 2007, 06:09 PM - Music, - UK, English
Clock DVA was a group from Sheffield in different lineups around Adi Newton (vocals, electronics).
The name was inspired by the Russian-influenced Nadsat of Anthony Burgess' A Clockwork Orange. Dva is the Russian word for two.


3 songs 15'38"

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Armoury Show - Pandora's Music Box 1983 (UK, new wave) 
Friday, July 13, 2007, 06:03 PM - Music, - UK, English
The coming time I post some radio recordings from the Pandora's Music Box festival in Rotterdam 1983.
Often I don't know the names of the songs and I didn't split them, so in the post you'll find one big mp3 file. You can split it yourself without re-encoding with mp3DirectCut, you can get that program for free.

Armoury Show was:
Richard Jobson: vocals (Skids)
Russel Webb: bass (Skids)
John McGeoch: guitar (Magazine, Siouxsie & the Banshees, Visage)
John Doyle: drums (Magazine)
The band was named after the Armory Show, a famous 1913 modern art exhibition in New York.


3 songs 17'47"

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UPDATE:
Valeri sent two more tracks of this concert:
- Jungle Of Cities
- The Glory Of Love
You can download them here
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Honey Bane - Turn me on - Baby love (1981, UK, new wave/electronic) 
Friday, July 6, 2007, 06:43 PM - Music, - UK, English
Honey Bane (real name Donna Tracy Boylan) could be the forerunner of the cosplayers in Japan. But before she became a cutie, she was part of the Fatal Microbes, Poison Girls and Crass.
In this post two of her singles, or in fact three, Turn me on Turn me off is a double.



Jimmy Pursey of Sham 69 produced this record:



According to Wikipedia she was a pin-up model for erotic magazines in the late eighties.

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