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Vince Clarke and the temple of Synth

March 21st, 2010 · Comments Off on Vince Clarke and the temple of Synth · Music, Technology

Vince Clarke is one of Basildon’s best exports, having been behind Depeche Mode, Yazoo, and Erasure.  Obviously he knows a thing or two about synthesizers, but I didn’t know he was such a collector.  This story/video shows his remarkable collection of analogue synths.  Fantastic stuff.

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Good Times

October 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off on Good Times · Music

Today and yesterday I have been working my way through the Yazoo box set In Your Room.   I have been able to give it my full attention because all my subtle hints about the new Metallica album coming out a week before my birthday fell on deaf ears.

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