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Japan: Quiet Life – A Retrospective

Japan biographer and musician Anthony Reynolds looks at the origins of Japan: Quiet Life and the latest 2021 deluxe reissue with reflections from band members and associates… In early 1979,…
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Japan Tin Drum
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Making Japan: Tin Drum

Japan: Tin Drum was an album that announced big changes from the group with a more mature, haunting new groove beating at its heart. Classic Pop discovers how David Sylvian…
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Top 100 Singles of the 80s: 40-36

40 Electronic: Getting Away With It This may be Electronic’s only appearance in our chart, but all of the group’s members – Bernard Sumner, Johnny Marr and guest Neil Tennant…
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