05 octobre 2014

"WHY?" | Bronski Beat's second single is 30 | 1984

In Jimmy Somerville / Bronski Beat story:"WHY?" was released thirty years ago (14th September 1984)The song was written by Jimi Somerville, Laz Steinbachek and Steve Bronski.Why? is dedicated to the memory of Drew Griffiths (playwright), victim of a homophobic murder in 1984. "This was written for Martin, a friend of the Bronskis who was hounded out of the country by his boyfriend's irate and violent parents. It's a measure of what makes this lot special that they've managed to parcel up all their anger about Martin's harrassment... [Lire la suite]
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12 août 2014

Bronski Beat: live at Maaspoort, Den Bosch, Netherlands, 12th october 1984

tracklist:- No More War- Smalltown Boy - Why? Bronski Beat Maaspoort Den Bosch 12-10-1984
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16 août 2012

Lastest acquisition: Bronski Beat "Why?" canadian 7" promo

Artist: BRONSKI BEATTitle: Why?7": 1984 Canada (London Records Ltd. - DJ 77) [advance promotional copy in PolyGram die cut sleeve]   [3'43] Why? (without vocal intro)   [3'48] Why? (with vocal intro)
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15 juillet 2012

Bronski Beat’s most complete discography on few CD

in addition of the album THE AGE OF CONSENT and the remix album HUNDREDS & THOUSANDS, you can find easily 7", 12" and remixed versions, but also b-sides and rarities on 4 CD: -1- THE AGE OF CONSENT Deluxe 2 CD Edition – 2012 -2- THE AGE OF CONSENT Digitally Remastered with Bonus Tracks – 1996 -3- HUNDREDS & THOUSANDS -1985 -4- THE VERY BEST OF JIMMY SOMERVILLE, BRONSKI BEAT and THE COMMUNARDS Collector’s Edition – 2002 -1- THE AGE OF CONSENT Deluxe 2 CD Edition – 2012-2- THE AGE OF CONSENT Digitally Remastered... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2011

Discography: Bronski Beat

BRONSKI BEAT1984-1985Jimi Somerville, Larry Steinbachek and Steve Bronski Albums: THE AGE OF CONSENT  01. Why?  02. Ain't Necessarily So  03. Screaming  04. No More War  05. Love & Money  06. Smalltown Boy  07. Heatwave  08. Junk  09. Need A Man Blues  10. I Feel Love/Johnny Remember Me  11. Smalltown Boy (full 12" version)*  12. Why? (full 12" version)*  * bonus tracks on CDHUNDREDS & THOUSANDS - THE REMIX PLUS  01. Heatwave (remix)  02. Why?... [Lire la suite]
29 octobre 2010

Bronski Beat: 4 x japanese 7"

Voici enfin réunis les 4 singles du Bronski Beat période Somerville en version japonaise. Le plus difficile à trouver et donc le dernier arrivé : I Feel Love. Petit plaisir de collectionneur, à vous d'apprécier ! 7"   S07P 1053   A Smalltown Boy  B Memories7"   S07P 1057   A Why?  B Cadillac Car7"   S07P 1060   A It Ain't Necessarily So  B Close To The Edge7"   S07P 1063   A I Feel Love  B Puit d'Amour