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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’ [...]

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 – [...]

The Human League announce 2016 UK Tour


The Human League have announced their 2016 UK tour - ‘A Very British Synthesizer Group’ It is the group’s first road trip in the UK since 2013 – we, for one, will be in the front row for as many as possible…   November 23 Llandudno, Venue Cymru 25 Bournemouth, BIC-Windsor hall 26 Cardiff, St David’s [...]

Exclusive: Sneak preview of the Twelve Inch Eighties new 3CD range by Crimson Productions

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Enjoy a Classic Pop exclusive sneak preview of the Twelve Inch Eighties new 3CD range by Crimson Productions, compiling extended alternate mixes of some of the biggest hit singles of the 80s Available from Friday 25th March on Amazon or FREE for new subscribers of Classic Pop. You spin Me Round – a selection of [...]

Lush announce details about new ‘Blind Spot’ EP

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It’s been 20 years in the making, but Brit shoegazers Lush have just announced details of their new ‘Blind Spot’ EP release.   Watch the video for the lead track ‘Out Of Control’ here:   Lush – Out Of Control The new Blind Spot EP is set to be released on Friday 15th April 2016 on their own [...]

Exclusive premier: Dr. Robert’s new song ‘A Bottomless pit’

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Classic Pop are proud to be able to bring you the latest track from Dr.Robert entitled ‘A Bottomless Pit’ Listen to the new track here The Blow Monkeys’ frontman, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist is set to release his tenth solo album ‘Out There’ on 2nd May. Recorded at home on his ancient 8-track Tascam tape machine, the album [...]

News: 991 buying day 12th February 2016

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This Friday, 12th February 2016, the buyers will be once again holding a buying day at their offices in Kent. From 9:30am thru to 4pm, no appointment necessary.  Bring your unwanted Vinyl Records, CDs & Music Memorabilia and let our buyers make you a free, no obligation, purchase offer. call 01474 815 099 or [...]

On Sale: Classic Pop Presents: Bowie – A Celebration, A Tribute to David Bowie


We, like the rest of the world, were overwhelmingly saddened by the death of musical pioneer and cultural icon David Bowie. Fortunately we were able to channel our sadness into this amazing, 132-page, tribute magazine,  We’re quite confident in saying that this is the best Bowie-bookazine there’s ever been. It features huge, brand new features [...]

Colin Vearncombe Passes Away

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In sad news today we learned that Colin Verncombe (AKA Black) has unfortunately died, two weeks after he was involved in a car crash.     The 53 year old singer of 1987′s classic Wonderful Life suffered head injuries in the crash in Ireland on 10 January, and was put into an induced coma. He [...]