How “Are ‘Friends’ Electric?” Changed My Life

How “Are ‘Friends’ Electric?” Changed My Life

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  • Posted on May 21, 2013 - 7:16 pm
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The other week, I submitted an Audioboo to the BBC to go with their series on Radio 2 called “The People’s Songs: The Story of Modern Britain in 50 Records”. The subject under discussion on this particular episode was one very dear to my heart, that being the classic “Are ‘Friends’ Electric?” by Gary Numan. […]

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Gary Numan Remix Competition

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  • Posted on January 21, 2011 - 11:38 am
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Gary Numan fan? Check. Like to dabble in remixing? Check. Fancy some free VIP tickets to Back To The Phuture? Hell yes. So, visit the official Gary Numan Facebook page, check out the competition details then go to SoundCloud to download the stems and have at it, Numanites!! At the same link there are also […]

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More on the Ant/Numan “collaboration”!!

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  • Posted on April 14, 2010 - 9:18 am
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I think collaboration maybe too strong a word…. more like Ants Invasion, although Gary seemed to see the funny side of things Quality isn’t great, but it gives you an idea. Clip courtesy of YouTube user Chalky1172 Update: Another video has emerged from YouTube user palefoxrecords…

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Adam Ant & Gary Numan Duet on Cars!!

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  • Posted on April 13, 2010 - 10:04 pm
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It would seem that Adam Ant has taken up residence at the Scala in London of late! Not content with his own set the other night, he then performed with the Glitter Band and now it appears he has just come off stage after singing with Gary Numan on Cars! Gary is at the Scala […]

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Gary Numan talks to Jools Holland

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  • Posted on October 11, 2009 - 3:47 pm
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Here’s Gary’s interview with Jools Holland last Friday night…

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Synth Britannia – BBC4 – UK – 16/10/09 9pm

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  • Posted on October 11, 2009 - 3:35 pm
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I mentioned this before, but it’s worth mentioning again, as it’s only 5 days away! As part of BBC4’s Electric Revolution season, this Friday at 9pm, a documentary called Synth Britannia will be shown featuring a plethora of British electronic musicians. Here’s the blurb… Documentary following a generation of post-punk musicians who took the synthesiser […]

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Gary Numan – Complex

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  • Posted on October 11, 2009 - 3:11 pm
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Expect to see a small raft of Numan related posts over the coming weeks. The Pleasure Principle has just been re-released, with a mass of bonus tracks, and Gazza is doing a TPP tour, which I will be seeing when it hits Norwich UEA on November 29th. His brief, yet endearing, appearance on Later… with […]

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Gary Numan & Nine Inch Nails – "Cars" Live

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  • Posted on July 17, 2009 - 10:52 pm
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Just all kinds of awesome!! Check out Gary rockin’ the Polymoog!! :-O

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Look what arrived this morning!!

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  • Posted on February 14, 2009 - 1:25 pm
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http://is.gd/jvLj Awesomes!!!

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Down In The Park [cover] by Failed Muso

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  • Posted on August 1, 2008 - 3:07 pm
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I had this down some while back, but was recently prompted to add the finishing touches, so here it is. This is made entirely in Reason, mainly because of it’s simplicity and the fact I love it’s sequencer. It’s VERY easy to get ideas down in Reason. I may at some later stage, add a […]

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