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by ArtHist
Tue 20 Aug 2019, 10:54 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: 38 years ago today
Replies: 6
Views: 653

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: 9
Views: 902

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: 11430

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: 593

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: 17
Views: 983

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: 2709

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: 9
Views: 1609

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: 2906

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: 4774

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: 2045

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: 5529

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: 4563

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!
by ArtHist
Fri 07 Jun 2019, 6:44 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Cicero is back
Replies: 26
Views: 4774

Re: Cicero is back

stussyboy wrote:
Thu 06 Jun 2019, 11:19 pm
ArtHist wrote:
Wed 05 Jun 2019, 6:49 pm
Is the general assumption that he was Chris's boyf?
Seeing as Chris’ boyfriend was Cicero’s Manager, I would hope not
"Two divided by...Cicero, Cicero"...
by ArtHist
Fri 07 Jun 2019, 6:39 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Pet Shop Boys Biopic?
Replies: 20
Views: 3474

Re: Pet Shop Boys Biopic?

alig wrote:
Thu 06 Jun 2019, 6:03 pm
Bed Shop Boys - the untold story: from partners in bed to partners in the studio. That would sell...maybe....
"There's been some speculation......"
by ArtHist
Wed 05 Jun 2019, 6:49 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Cicero is back
Replies: 26
Views: 4774

Re: Cicero is back

Is the general assumption that he was Chris's boyf?