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VA - Ministry Of Sound: Anthems Electronic 80s (2009) 3CD Set [Re-Up]

Posted By: Designol
VA - Ministry Of Sound: Anthems Electronic 80s (2009) 3CD Set [Re-Up]

VA - Ministry Of Sound: Anthems Electronic 80s (2009) 3CD Set
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 1.59 Gb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 539 Mb | Scans ~ 52 Mb
Label: Ministry Of Sound | # MOSCD201 | Time: 03:54:57
Synthpop, Electronic, New Wave, Post-Punk, Dance-Rock

UK three CD collection. This release charts the birth of synthesized pop music in the 1980s and ultimately the roots of contemporary electronic dance music. The importance and continued popularity of '80s pop is not to be underestimated, and the emergence of serious synthesized music producers in Kraftwerk, The Human League, Heaven 17, OMD, Yazoo, Ultravox, Talk Talk, Japan, Devo, Sparks, Gary Numan, New Order and the Pet Shop Boys, all of whom massively pushed the boundaries in experimenting with (mainly) Roland synths in this era, ultimately showed the way for the House and Techno producers of the '90s to the present day. Within this more serious side there was also some brilliant, pure Synthpop from the Thompson Twins, Duran Duran, Spandau Ballet, Thomas Dolby, Simple Minds, Propaganda, Erasure, China Crisis, Belouis Some, the Lotus Eaters, a Flock of Seagulls, Howard Jones, Blancmange and the Associates.

Sparks - A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip (2020)

Posted By: delpotro
Sparks - A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip (2020)

Sparks - A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip (2020)
WEB FLAC (tracks) - 397 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps - 125 Mb | 00:54:25
Pop Rock, New Wave, Art Rock | Label: BMG Rights Management

Pioneering pop perennials Sparks – Ron and Russell Mael – return with their new studio album A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip. Since storming into the charts, minds and airwaves in 1974 with This Town Ain’t Big Enough For Both of Us from their 3rd album Kimono My House, the musically vital pop pioneers have created a unique legacy both on record and in their live performances. A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip follows Sparks’ 2017 album Hippopotamus, an extraordinary record which saw them return to the Top 10 and was universally acclaimed with many critics declaring it to be one of the finest albums of the year and the pinnacle of the band’s career - until now.

Sparks - A Woofer In Tweeter's Clothing (1973)

Posted By: v3122
Sparks - A Woofer In Tweeter's Clothing (1973)

Sparks - A Woofer In Tweeter's Clothing (1973)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2019 | Repertoire Records, RR 4051-C | RU | ~ 246 or 93 Mb | Artwork(jpg) -> 7.35 Mb
Pop Rock, Glam Rock

Woofer… starts with another killer opening track, musically and lyrically, with "Girl From Germany," a chugging number detailing the problems the narrator has with his parents over his girlfriend, given their lingering wartime attitudes. The album builds upon the strengths of the debut to create an even better experience all around…

Sparks: Collection Part 04: Singles & Video (1994-2105) [3CD + 4DVD + HDTV]

Posted By: v3122
Sparks: Collection Part 04: Singles & Video (1994-2105) [3CD + 4DVD + HDTV]

Sparks: Collection Part 04: Singles & Video (1994-2105)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
3CD | Label: Various | ~ 365 or 136 Mb | Artwork(jpg) -> 50 Mb
4xDVD: PAL 4:3 (720x576) VBR / NTSC 16:9 (720x480) VBR
Dolby AC3, 2 ch / Dolby AC3, 6 ch / MPEG1, 2 ch
HDTV: TS, Mpeg4 AVC, 1280x720, 50 fps | AC3, 448 kbps, 48 kHz, 5.1 ch
Glam Rock, Art Pop, Synth Pop, Experimental

Brothers Ron and Russell Mael from Los Angeles, USA have been making diverse music since 1969 under various incarnations of Sparks. In 1979 they ditched the guitars and keyboards of glam geek rock and started working with Italian producer Giorgio Moroder, beginning a love affair with electronic music. Since then they have worked with a variety of people including Finitribe, Les Rita Mitsouko, Erasure and Faith No More.

Sparks: Collection Part 03 (1974-2008) [5CD, Japanese Ed.]

Posted By: v3122
Sparks: Collection Part 03 (1974-2008) [5CD, Japanese Ed.]

Sparks: Collection Part 03 (1974-2008)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
5CD | Label: Various | ~ 1530 or 665 Mb | Artwork(jpg) -> 245 Mb
Glam Rock, Art Pop, Synth Pop, Experimental

Brothers Ron and Russell Mael from Los Angeles, USA have been making diverse music since 1969 under various incarnations of Sparks. In 1979 they ditched the guitars and keyboards of glam geek rock and started working with Italian producer Giorgio Moroder, beginning a love affair with electronic music. Since then they have worked with a variety of people including Finitribe, Les Rita Mitsouko, Erasure and Faith No More.

Sparks: Collection Part 02 (1972-2017) [11CD, Remasters & Reissues]

Posted By: v3122
Sparks: Collection Part 02 (1972-2017) [11CD, Remasters & Reissues]

Sparks: Collection Part 02 (1972-2017)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
11CD | Label: Various | ~ 3558 or 1546 Mb | Artwork(jpg) -> 451 Mb
Glam Rock, Art Pop, Synth Pop, Experimental

Brothers Ron and Russell Mael from Los Angeles, USA have been making diverse music since 1969 under various incarnations of Sparks. In 1979 they ditched the guitars and keyboards of glam geek rock and started working with Italian producer Giorgio Moroder, beginning a love affair with electronic music. Since then they have worked with a variety of people including Finitribe, Les Rita Mitsouko, Erasure and Faith No More.

Sparks: Collection Part 01 (1972-2017) [13CD, Original pressings & Reissues]

Posted By: v3122
Sparks: Collection Part 01 (1972-2017) [13CD, Original pressings & Reissues]

Anna Domino - Anna Domino (1986)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
13CD | Label: Various | ~ 4221 or 1835 Mb | Artwork(jpg) -> 584 Mb
Glam Rock, Art Pop, Disco, Synth Pop, Experimental

Brothers Ron and Russell Mael from Los Angeles, USA have been making diverse music since 1969 under various incarnations of Sparks. In 1979 they ditched the guitars and keyboards of glam geek rock and started working with Italian producer Giorgio Moroder, beginning a love affair with electronic music. Since then they have worked with a variety of people including Finitribe, Les Rita Mitsouko, Erasure and Faith No More.

Sparks - Sparks (1972)

Posted By: v3122
Sparks - Sparks (1972)

Sparks - Sparks (1972)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2006 | Bearsville/Rhino, WOU 2048 | ~ 248 or 96 Mb | Artwork(png) -> 22 Mb
Glam Rock, Art Pop

Within the first track of their debut album – the crisp, minimal pounder "Wonder Girl," featuring Russell Mael's falsetto already engaged in swooping acrobatics and Ron Mael's sparkling piano work to the fore, singing ever-so-slightly-weird lyrics about love that couldn't quite be taken at face value – Sparks established themselves so perfectly that arguably the rest of the brothers' long career has been a continual refinement from that basic formula…