Video Premiere: Tanita Tikaram ” The Way You Move “

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Classic Pop are happy to present the premiere of Tanita Tikaram’s new video for ‘The Way You Move’ Tanita’s new album ‘Closer To The People‘ was released earlier this month to much critical acclaim, ‘The Way You Move’, is the latest track released as a single from the album. Tanita had this to say about [...]

Exclusive: Phil Collins unreleased ‘True Colors’ live rehearsal from ‘Testify’

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Classic Pop readers have an exclusive listen of the previously unreleased live rehearsal version of ‘True Colors‘ from Phil Collins’ forthcoming remastered version of ‘Testify‘. Listen here:   The track comes as part of the Phil Collins-curated ‘Take A Look At Me Now’ campaign – a career retrospective currently underway with four reissued albums thus far: ‘Face Value’ [...]

New issue of Classic Pop on sale now!

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The second annual Classic Pop awards is upon us! It’s been another stunning year for pop music and once more the Classic Pop team took on the altogether daunting task of deciding who stood out above the competition. And so, after lengthy – and consistently passionate – debate, we finally arrived at a decision on [...]

WIN! 3 x sets of Eighties compilations

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Demon Music Group have kindly offered up three sets of its latest Twelve Inch Eighties compilation CDs to give away in this issue. This series of releases compiles extended alternate mixes of some of the biggest hits of the decade, and each 3CD set has its own theme: You Spin Me Round features 30 classic [...]

WIN! 2 x weekend tickets to Wychwood Festival worth £320

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Wychwood Festival is the place to be this summer with confirmed acts including Peter Hook & The Light, From The Jam, The Waterboys, Ms Dynamite, Idlewild and comedy from Bill Bailey. We have one pair of tickets to give away! wychwoodfestival.com for more. Not working? Click here… Create your own user feedback survey

WIN! 2 x Erasure prize bundles

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Mute/BMG has generously donated two superb prize bundles to win this issue, and both include all of Erasure’s first three albums – Wonderland, The Circus and The Innocents, which make a welcome return this year on remastered 180g vinyl as part of the duo’s ongoing 30th anniversary celebrations. This trio of pop masterpieces include plentiful [...]

5 x signed Fun Lovin’ Criminals digipacks

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Fun Lovin’ Criminals’ Come Find Yourself has been reissued this year to celebrate the band’s 20th anniversary. With three Top 30 hits in tow – The Fun Lovin’ Criminal, King Of New York, and the inimitable Scooby Snacks – the Criminals’ genre-hopping Nineties classic has been given the deluxe treatment, and the expanded edition adds [...]

WIN! 3 X signed Blancmange albums

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Neil Arthur offers up one of Blancmange’s most eloquent – and challenging – musical statements so far in Commuter 23, a fi lmic, experimental, thoroughly moreish album which is out now on Blanc Records. We have three special signed copies of Commuter 23 to give away… and don’t miss the four-star Classic Pop review on [...]

WIN! 2 x Siouxsie and the Banshees Classic Album Selection box sets

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This stunning blast from the past includes the post-punk pioneers’ fi rst six studio albums – The Scream, Join Hands, Juju, Kaleidoscope, A Kiss In The Dreamhouse and the excellent 1983 live album Nocturne – Live at the Albert Hall. All are remastered for optimum quality and arrive in individual gatefold wallets housed in a [...]

Exclusive: Marcella Detroit’s new video for Drag Queen

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She was one half of Shakespear’s Sister and co-wrote and sung on their hit “Stay”, a track that held at No. 1 for eight weeks in the UK charts and still holds the record for the longest running No. 1 for a female band in the UK. Now Marcella Detroit’s has a new video – [...]