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#videooftheday All The Things She Said by@simplemindsmusic. Released in 1986 this bombastic single reached a UK chart high of #9 + #28 in the US. We love the Robin Clark's backing vocals (who also stars in the video). youtu.be/tytPcvyJASc pic.twitter.com/IpULUU6wrO
#questionoftheday We’ve all seen those driving song compilations - but let’s face it they’ve always got a few duds on them. What is your go to pop song when out for a drive? #classicpop #magazine #80s pic.twitter.com/UKxwbWNaNY
It’s a Mad World so we’re selling all our single issues (including specials) for £5 each. Visit shop.anthem-publishing.com/al… and enter the code SANTA17 at the checkout. #classicpop #magazine #tearsforfears #80s #limitedoffer pic.twitter.com/b3NIM4lof7
Quick! Grab a copy of the current issue of Classic Pop magazine before you get snowed in! #uksnow #Snowing Includes @tearsforfears @Happy_Mondays @duranduran @ChinaCrisisUK @OfficialWhitney and much more! Full details and how to buy here bit.ly/2hUycjs pic.twitter.com/vmIanVM26j
#videooftheday Save My Life by Michael Hutchence of INXS. We’ve only just heard this and can’t stop playing it. What do you think? youtu.be/qoJ_C8kWJRg #classicpop #savemylife #inxs pic.twitter.com/7oRXMExYmy
@hueandcry Deepest Space...
@IanEWebster Hi Ian, Sorry about that. We'll check it out. Cheers
#videooftheday What’s On Your Mind (Pure Energy) by #InformationSociety. This American take on synth-pop predated late-80s Bomb the Bass-type smash-and-grab sampling with its clip of Leonard Nimoy describing an unknown source of ‘pure energy’. youtu.be/UPuXvpkOLmM #classicpop pic.twitter.com/R6u1ENqxvZ
Brush up on your pop trivia and come and join us and @RealKenBruce at #PopmasterLive! On March 3rd, Popmaster Live! will recreate the popular BBC Radio 2 morning quiz show with its host Ken Bruce...and we'd love to see you there! bit.ly/2B0sBzS pic.twitter.com/SjuoTnObDx
... @petshopboys would go on to revitalise it for the Nineties (two years early) for 1988’s Introspective album, fusing the single with the acid-house workout In My House.
... Its odd that – for all their unique songwriting abilities – Tennant and Lowe’s second-highest-scoring single here was a cover version. But then, as soon as they tackled this Elvis hit for ITV’s Love Me Tender, they made it all their own...
#videooftheday Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys, 1987. For us this is the only Christmas number one that can (and should) be played at any time of the year... youtu.be/wDe60CbIagg pic.twitter.com/v0sL6UcCTo
We can't wait for the latest batch of @petshopboys re-releases to arrive! Please, Actually and Introspective (our favourite), will be released on 2 March 2018. Discover more information on how to order these classics at petshopboys.co.uk/news/2017-1… #classicpop #magazine #80s pic.twitter.com/4eHbtu1iXa
@ClassicPopMag Editor Steve Harnell was interviewed by @HuffPost Huffington Post's US correspondent @EileenShapiro3. Read the interview here: bit.ly/2ktvbYg @AnthemEditor #HuffingtonPost pic.twitter.com/bTcx8KMq8e