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The Fixx - Live at Rockpalast 1985 (2014) DVD5 + CD

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The Fixx - Live at Rockpalast 1985 (2014) DVD5 + CD

The Fixx - Live at Rockpalast 1985 (2014) DVD5 + CD
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 586 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 185 Mb | Scans ~ 115 Mb | Time: 01:19:32
DVD5 | NTSC | 4:3 (720x480) VBR | LPCM, 2ch, 1536 kbps or AC3, 6ch, 448 kbps | 01:21:00 | ~ 4.1 Gb
New Wave, Dance-Rock, Pop Rock | Label: Repertoire | # REP 5332

ROCKPALAST is a legendary ‘live’ music TV show hosted in Germany by the WDR channel. It first broadcast in 1974 and has become a pan-European television institution. It has its own fan club and online forum, and in almost four decades, it has become a trademark of quality viewing and listening. PERFORMANCE DATE: Markthalle Hamburg, 22 February 1985 The Fixx was something of an anomaly on the British music scene as the 1970s gave way to the 1980s – as they were a ‘New Wave’ quintet that enjoyed far more success in the USA and continental Europe than they did back home in the UK. The Fixx wrote and recorded melodic, concise New Wave Rock, led by the powerful and emotive vocals of Cy Curnin, with the strong guitar work of Jamie West-Oram and keyboards of Rupert Greenall offering contrasting musical depth and texture.

The Fixx - 1011 Woodland (2002) [DVD-Audio]

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The Fixx - 1011 Woodland (2002) [DVD-Audio]

The Fixx - 1011 Woodland (2002)
DVD-9: ISO, NTSC 4:3 (720x480) VBR | Dolby AC3, 6 ch
MLP, 6 channels, 24 bits, 96.0 KHz
New Wave, Pop Rock | 01:14:43 | ~ 5.26 Gb

1011 Woodland is the eighth studio album by British new wave band the Fixx, released in 1999. All but the last three tracks are re-recordings of previous songs done by the band, largely in an acoustic and modern form…

The Fixx - Ultimate Collection (1999) [Re-Up]

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The Fixx - Ultimate Collection (1999) [Re-Up]

The Fixx - Ultimate Collection (1999)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 512 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 185 Mb | Scans included
New Wave, Pop Rock | Label: Hip-O | # 088 112 117 2 | Time: 01:12:38

Ultimate Collection is a 1999 compilation of songs by the band The Fixx. It is largely a collection of singles; many tracks appear as they did on their respective 7" releases. It also has two B-sides and one recording pulled from the rare Happy Landings EP, which make it stand out from other greatest hits collections. This is the only Fixx collection to include the original recordings of all tracks.

The Fixx - Reach The Beach (1983) Expanded & Remastered 2003

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The Fixx - Reach The Beach (1983) Expanded & Remastered 2003

The Fixx - Reach The Beach (1983) Expanded & Remastered 2003
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 503 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 195 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: New Wave, Pop Rock | Label: MCA/Chronicles | # 088 113 134-2 | Time: 01:03:33

Reach the Beach is a significant step forward from the Fixx's debut album, Shuttered Room, simply because the band can now craft immediately accessible, incessantly catchy pop/rock melodies. "One Thing Leads to Another" has a big, ringing guitar hook hammered home by the dance beat, while "Saved by Zero" and "The Sign of Fire" are cool, robotic slices of synth pop. Although the rest of the album isn't quite as catchy as those three hits, Reach the Beach remains a pleasant collection of immaculately produced and stylishly danceable new wave.

The Fixx - Phantoms (1984) [Non-Remastered]

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The Fixx - Phantoms (1984) [Non-Remastered]

The Fixx - Phantoms (1984) [Non-Remastered]
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 302 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 136 Mb | Scans included
New Wave, Dance-Rock, Pop/Rock | Label: MCA | # DIDX-127, MCAD-5507 | 00:42:39

The Fixx had a banner year in 1983, as their second album, Reach the Beach, broke down doors and gave the band a huge hit with "One Thing Leads to Another." Phantoms wasn't as good, not just because Reach the Beach had that hit but also because it was simply a really good mainstream new wave record. Phantoms was a little more serious, a little more lugubrious, a little directionless, but it still is a pretty good record, all the same. The reason why? The Fixx were a good band. They had an original sound, thanks to the echoing synths, clean-processed guitars, cavernous drums, and Cy Curnin's soaring voice, which soared over the precise arrangements to make it sound human. The wondrous thing about this combination is that it sounded appealing even when the material wasn't the equal of the sound, which is often the case on Phantoms. That's not to say it's a disaster, because it hardly is – the band sounds good, and the record is a shining example of post-new wave production.

The Fixx - Reach The Beach (1983) [Non-Remastered]

Posted By: Designol
The Fixx - Reach The Beach (1983) [Non-Remastered]

The Fixx - Reach The Beach (1983) [Non-Remastered, Japan for USA]
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 268 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 119 Mb | Scans included
Rock, New Wave, Dance-Rock | Label: MCA | # MCAD-5419, DIDX-53 | Time: 00:41:23

Reach the Beach is a significant step forward from the Fixx's debut album, Shuttered Room, simply because the band can now craft immediately accessible, incessantly catchy pop/rock melodies. "One Thing Leads to Another" has a big, ringing guitar hook hammered home by the dance beat, while "Saved by Zero" and "The Sign of Fire" are cool, robotic slices of synth pop. Although the rest of the album isn't quite as catchy as those three hits, Reach the Beach remains a pleasant collection of immaculately produced and stylishly danceable new wave.

The Fixx - Shuttered Room (1982) [Non-Remastered]

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The Fixx - Shuttered Room (1982) [Non-Remastered]

The Fixx - Shuttered Room (1982) [Non-Remastered]
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 271 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 106 Mb | Scans included
Rock, New Wave, Dance-Rock | Label: MCA | # MCAD-31074 | Time: 00:38:51

Shuttered Room is the debut studio album by British new wave band The Fixx, released in 1982. It contains the group's debut single, "Stand or Fall", which hit the Top 10 of Billboard's Album Rock Tracks as well as #79 on the Hot 100. Its follow-up single was "Red Skies". Both songs were aided by popular MTV music videos.

The Fixx - Real Time Stood Still (1996)

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The Fixx - Real Time Stood Still (1996)

The Fixx - Real Time Stood Still (1996)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 483 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 165 Mb | Scans ~ 66 Mb
Rock, New Wave | Label: Repertoire | # REP 4617-WY | Time: 01:12:02

Recorded in 1988 during the European tour for The Fixx's sixth album CALM ANIMALS (for some reason not released until 1996), REAL TIME STOOD STILL is a well-played, crisply-recorded, well-chosen set that shows The Fixx at a critical stage in their career. After 1986's "Secret Separation," The Fixx never had another US hit, and the English group refocused their energies on their continuing European success. Judging by the sound of the audience, The Fixx were big in Germany at this time. Only about a third of these 17 tracks were US hits, including of course "One Thing Leads to Another" and "Stand or Fall," and most of the rest of the disc is devoted to the less commercially successful WALKABOUT and CALM ANIMALS discs. REAL TIME STOOD STILL is an interesting curio for American fans.

VA - Hit That Perfect Beat! Vol. 2 (1995) {Oglio/MCA Special Markets & Products}

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VA - Hit That Perfect Beat! Vol. 2 (1995) {Oglio/MCA Special Markets & Products}

VA - Hit That Perfect Beat! Vol. 2 (1995) {Oglio/MCA Special Markets & Products}
WEB Rip | FLAC (no log) | scans | 394 mb
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | RAR | 146 mb
Genre: new wave

Hit That Perfect Beat! Vol. 2 is a 1995 compilation of rad and choice songs from the new wave era that is 1980's. This was put together by Oglio in association with MCA Special Markets & Products.

Cy Curnin - Solar Minimum (2009)

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Cy Curnin - Solar Minimum (2009)

Cy Curnin - Solar Minimum (2009)
XLD | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Hypertension, HYP 9269 | ~ 266 or 106 Mb | Artwork(png) -> 219 Mb
New Wave, Alternative Rock, Pop-Rock

As the leader of the British new wave band the Fixx, Cy Curnin (vocals, keyboards) often found him and his group compared to fashion-conscious '80s acts such as A Flock of Seagulls and Duran Duran. Ironically, even though Curnin scoffed at those bands' predilection for high-style clothing, he became involved in the fashion business himself, founding a company called Cy Wear that specialized in hats…

Cy Curnin - Mayfly (2005)

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Cy Curnin - Mayfly (2005)

Cy Curnin - Mayfly (2005)
XLD | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Rainman, RM05022 | ~ 262 or 98 Mb | Artwork(png) -> 130 Mb
New Wave, Alternative Rock, Pop-Rock

2005 solo release from The Fixx frontman. The album includes very impressive AOR/Westcoast style materials including the very beautiful song 'Breath With Me'.