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by ArtHist
Fri 30 Aug 2019, 6:02 pm
Forum: Collector Discussion
Topic: Pop Art Print
Replies: 13
Views: 1087

Re: Pop Art Print

Very nice! Looks great.
by ArtHist
Tue 27 Aug 2019, 7:39 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Breakups
Replies: 28
Views: 2688

Re: Breakups

Ya'll could just ignore this!
by ArtHist
Wed 21 Aug 2019, 9:29 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: 38 years ago today
Replies: 10
Views: 1455

Re: 38 years ago today

In the days before Grindr, guys hooked up in electronic stores? Crazy times. Cruised, I guess, not hooked up! That'd be wild even for ths 80s. I always thought this story sounded ridiculous but seeing how many times they've told it over the last 30+ years without any details changed it must be true...
by ArtHist
Tue 20 Aug 2019, 10:54 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: 38 years ago today
Replies: 10
Views: 1455

Re: 38 years ago today

In the days before Grindr, guys hooked up in electronic stores? Crazy times.
by ArtHist
Thu 15 Aug 2019, 7:35 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Request: Posting advertisements of PSB singles in Smash Hits, NME and Melody Maker
Replies: 10
Views: 1253

Re: Request: Posting advertisements of PSB singles in Smash Hits, NME and Melody Maker

What a great archive there, thanks a LOT! I´m downloading and reading non-stop! I just can´t find the Suburbia ad...do it exists on Smash Hits?? A shame that it ends on 1989...if you know a place with scans form 1990 onwards..please let me know!! ;) This site has 90s copies.... http://michaelmouse1...
by ArtHist
Thu 15 Aug 2019, 7:33 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: 1988 photo
Replies: 46
Views: 12014

Re: 1988 photo

This Ant & Dec one is a bit disappointing. Are they just doing a 'throwback Thursday' thing without actually referring to them as throwbacks?
by ArtHist
Wed 14 Aug 2019, 6:16 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Remembering the boy
Replies: 4
Views: 756

Re: Remembering the boy

That Madge video is Open Your Heart, the boy in it is Felix Howard. He had a tidy little career for himself in modelling before becoming a songwriter. Not sure if he appeared in Being Boring but he certainly had the 'Bruce Weber' look (the photographer who did direct Being Boring). Felix Howard woul...
by ArtHist
Tue 13 Aug 2019, 10:03 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Shorter songs - Annoying
Replies: 19
Views: 1724

Re: Shorter songs - Annoying

Would have preferred the Agenda songs to be shorter than that. Ringtone duration would suffice.
by ArtHist
Sat 27 Jul 2019, 2:07 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Pet Shop Boys, Literally - March 19th, 2020 release
Replies: 23
Views: 3419

Re: Pet Shop Boys, Literally - March 19th, 2020 release

jasonjohn wrote:
Fri 26 Jul 2019, 8:41 am
Is Chris on the back?
Hopefully....his back, my back... ; )
by ArtHist
Tue 23 Jul 2019, 7:20 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Neil Tennant in conversation, Saturday 5 October 2019, RNCM Theatre
Replies: 106
Views: 9601

Re: Neil Tennant in conversation, Saturday 5 October 2019, RNCM Theatre

*shrugs* Is anything actually new or fresh discussed at these events? I'd pay much more to hear Chris talk about his interests and influences.
by ArtHist
Mon 15 Jul 2019, 12:28 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: MCMLXXXIX - 30 Years
Replies: 19
Views: 3192

Re: MCMLXXXIX - 30 Years

Smash Hits issue from 30 years ago this week https://www.flickr.com/photos/51106326@N00/albums/72157675106442313/ Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk The PSB tour article is a fun and interesting read. Thanks for posting! No worries. Love reading these old issues of Smash Hits. Even though Pop music...
by ArtHist
Mon 24 Jun 2019, 4:10 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Cicero is back
Replies: 26
Views: 5214

Re: Cicero is back

ype wrote:
Sun 23 Jun 2019, 9:40 pm
Did anyone attend? I'd love to read a report.
Chris was there, he asked for his sweater back. ; )
by ArtHist
Sat 22 Jun 2019, 11:07 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: PSB in Cannes?
Replies: 7
Views: 2207

Re: PSB in Cannes?

Lolz. So we know the answer to their question "What Are We Going to Do About the Rich?".....ummm....play for them at a corporate gig. Maybe Neil can get them to fund another anti-Brexit party.
by ArtHist
Mon 10 Jun 2019, 10:37 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Which last PSB song made you feel excited (like in the old days)?
Replies: 47
Views: 6069

Re: Which last PSB song made you feel excited (like in the old days)?

Twenty-something has all the ingredients of the old magic. Clever lyrics, good solid melody, doesn't drag on. Can't fault it.
by ArtHist
Mon 10 Jun 2019, 10:32 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: It Couldn't happen here - locations
Replies: 15
Views: 4760

Re: It Couldn't happen here - locations

PETHEAD72 wrote:
Mon 25 Feb 2019, 8:05 pm
Oh how i would live to visit clacton-on-sea!
I can smell the sarcasm from here!