Tag Archives: WV Does the 80s

Listen: Monoton – “JSCA” [1982]

Keeping this one quick, although I’ll try and go into more of a deep dive soon. Monotonprodukt 07 is a record I came across in my 1980s digging process and bizarrely haven’t really seen much anywhere else about it. Granted … Continue reading

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Listen: Harald Grosskopf – “Synthesist” [1980]

Another find from my 1980s plundering – the fantastic Synthesist from Harald Grosskopf! I had seen this record once before, albeit in a different state. In 2011 or so, RVNG put together a winning team including CFCF, Stellar Om Source and Oneohtrix … Continue reading

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Listen: Cida Desvarieux – “Foubap” [1984]

Another discovery in my time trawling the internet for buried gems of the 1980s. On this occasion I’m brought to France, I think, with singer Cida Desvarieux + her album Cida, released in 1984. There’s not much I can find … Continue reading

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Listen: Nyssa Musique – “Comme Au Moulin” [1985]

Another bookmark I’ve placed on my journey through 80s albums, Nyssa Musique appeared on my radar after seeing many trusted sources hype this record up as something special. While it may not be mind-blowing, their one record Comme Au Moulin is … Continue reading

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Listen: Fairuz – “Rah Nibka Sawa (رح نبقى سوى)” [1987]

Another gem in my unending search for the great albums of the 80s, I came across the music of Fairuz, which was new to me but widely regarded as one of, if not the greatest, singer in the Arabic world, … Continue reading

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Listen: Siouxsie & The Banshees – “Rhapsody” [1988]

As you may have read in earlier posts on the blog, I’ve been methodically going through albums of the 80s that I haven’t listened to before. This has included many, MANY classics that I just overlooked due to sheet exposure … Continue reading

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