Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby Dr. E. PLATE » 13 Nov 2017, 14:54

What a shame.
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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby Rayge » 13 Nov 2017, 15:00

Dr. E. PLATE wrote:What a shame.

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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby The Modernist » 13 Nov 2017, 15:05

Magazine are too arty for the US vote, but they were definitely superior to Go4.

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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby joels344 » 13 Nov 2017, 16:52

Magazine for me. I never was really into Gang of Four.

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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby Darryl Strawberry » 13 Nov 2017, 18:07

The Modernist wrote:Magazine are too arty for the US vote, but they were definitely superior to Go4.

Yep, they get my vote.
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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby Neige » 13 Nov 2017, 20:07

sloopjohnc wrote:Was I Love a Man in Uniform considered an early single?


I guess I'm alone in thinking it's their best.

I like both but with the lists provided, it's Magazine for me!
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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby Dr. E. PLATE » 13 Nov 2017, 20:17

What do we think of their 'sell-out' singles, then?



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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby Ranking Ted » 13 Nov 2017, 21:59

Magazine by quite some distance. I like Go4 singles like I Found That Essence Rare and Damaged Goods a lot but they're comprehensively outshone by the drama and depth that Magazine could conjure. They remain curiously unheralded despite their obvious talents and (to my ears) continuing relevance.

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Re: Magazine V Gang of Four (The early singles)

Postby jimboo » 13 Nov 2017, 22:14

Ranking Ted wrote:Magazine by quite some distance. I like Go4 singles like I Found That Essence Rare and Damaged Goods a lot but they're comprehensively outshone by the drama and depth that Magazine could conjure. They remain curiously unheralded despite their obvious talents and (to my ears) continuing relevance.


Well said , Magazine are a formidable tour de force.
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