CMJ the Year in Alternative Music 1981

CMJ the Year in Alternative Music 1981

     
 

The third volume in CMJ magazine's series documenting the roots of alternative rock spotlights the increasing diffusion of college radio playlists -- while tracks like X's "We're Desperate" and Black Flag's "Rise Above" continued carrying the flag for American punk and hardcore, in Britain the new trend was the emergence of synth-pop, with groups including See more details below

Overview

The third volume in CMJ magazine's series documenting the roots of alternative rock spotlights the increasing diffusion of college radio playlists -- while tracks like X's "We're Desperate" and Black Flag's "Rise Above" continued carrying the flag for American punk and hardcore, in Britain the new trend was the emergence of synth-pop, with groups including Ultravox ("The Voice"), Japan ("The Art of Parties") and Spandau Ballet ("To Cut a Long Story Short") all making waves.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/03/1998
Label:
Polygram Records
UPC:
0731456558820
catalogNumber:
565588

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Laurie Anderson   Track Performer
Adam Ant   Track Performer
Black Flag   Track Performer
dB's   Track Performer
Grace Jones   Track Performer
Psychedelic Furs   Track Performer
UB40   Track Performer
X   Track Performer
Spandau Ballet   Track Performer
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark   Track Performer
Siouxsie and the Banshees   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Laurie Anderson   Producer
UB40   Producer
X   Producer
Spot   Producer
John Ashton   Composer
Roma Baran   Producer
Chris Blackwell   Producer
Jim Brown   Composer
Richard James Burgess   Producer
Tim Butler   Composer
Robin Campbell   Composer
John Collins   Producer
Vince Ely   Composer
Earl Falconer   Composer
Nigel Gray   Producer
Mike Howlett   Producer
Chris Hughes   Producer
Duncan Kilburn   Composer
Bob Lamb   Producer
Bill Levenson   Executive Producer
Steve Lillywhite   Producer
Roger Morris   Composer
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark   Producer
Alex Sadkin   Producer
Siouxsie and the Banshees   Producer
Richard Butler   Composer
Ali Campbell   Composer

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