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The Best Of The Radio 1 Sessions Volume 1 (Nighttracks, 1989)

Review A highlight of my fuzzy medium wave for a brief period in the mid-1980s, BBC Radio 1’s Evening Show was another beacon into an ever-growing indie world. A parallel to the John Peel Show, its presenters included David Jensen, … Continue reading

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Pure Soft Metal: It Takes Your Breath Away (Stylus Music, 1989)

Review Stylus Music released a third volume in their soft metal series in autumn 1989. As always, it relied on television advertising to push sales with the rose motif repeated on the sleeve, this time yellow. In this instance, the … Continue reading

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Precious Metal (Stylus Music, 1989)

Review Stylus Music released a follow up to Soft Metal: It Ain’t Heavy during the late summer months of 1989. Once again, it relied on television advertising to push sales with the rose motif repeated on the front cover. In … Continue reading

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