Posts Tagged ‘Dead or Alive’

Win! Pop Classics!

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This issue we’ve got an anthemic compilation that’ll have you miming to the mirror with a hairbrush microphone, plus the collected works of Dead Or Alive featuring the late, great Pete Burns. To be in with a chance of scoring some new listening in your life, simply answer the questions below. Good luck!   5X [...]

The new issue of Classic Pop is out now!

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The new issue of Classic Pop magazine is on sale now! Available now from WH Smith, Tesco and independent newsagents, our latest issue features the last interview with singer Pete Burns, which took place just a few short weeks before his tragic death in October. We hope it serves as a fitting tribute to the [...]

Pete Burns 1959 – 2016

Pete Burns

Pop icon Pete Burns died on 23 October, he was 57. The Dead Or Alive singer passed away suddenly after suffering a cardiac arrest. “All of his family and friends are devastated by the loss of our special star,” read a statement from his management. “He was a true visionary, a beautiful talented soul, and he [...]

Dead or Alive Boxset Revealed

An exciting day for Dead or Alive fans as this remarkable new boxset is announced featuring the complete archive of the band’s career. The Sophisticated Boom Box MMXVI boxset has been personally curated by Pete Burns and Steve Hoy and features a whopping 8 studio albums which boast brand new artwork, as well as that we [...]

Top 100 Singles of the 80s: 20-16

20 David Bowie: Ashes to Ashes We’ve come across several singles in the Top 100 that bridged the gap between Eighties pop and Nineties pop. And this was the one that, in three perfectly formed minutes, drew together all that was great about Seventies pop and set it out as a template for the years [...]