80s Tag

The June Brides’ Nest

The June Brides were a quietly influential mid-80s Indie band who pre-empted the whole C86 movement with a string of memorable records.   Their 1985 Indie hit 'No Place Called Home' (issued on Marc Riley's In Tape label) can be heard in TV series The Nest, a new UK drama described as "thrilling and provocative" by theBBC.    It's been created by Sue...

Albums – 80s Indie

Year Artist Title Album Type Indie Chart 1988 14 Iced Bears 14 Iced Bears Studio 1990 14 Iced Bears Precision (Singles 1986-1989) Compilation 1989 2 Lost Sons 808 Fever Studio Mini-LP 1986 Ada Wilson & That Uncertain Feeling What The World Wants Studio 1988 Always Thames Valley Leather Club Studio 1988 Anthony Adverse The Red Shoes Studio 1989 Anthony Adverse Spin Studio 1989 Bad Dream Fancy Dress Choirboys Gas Studio 1986 Band Of Holy Joy The Big Ship Sails Studio Mini-LP 1987 Band Of Holy Joy More Tales From The...

Albums – 80s & 90s Pop

Year Artist Title Album Type UK Chart Position US Chart Position 1982 Blue Rondo A La Turk Chewing The Fat Studio 1992 Cicero Future Boy Studio 1979 David Essex Imperial Wizard Studio 12 1980 David Essex Hot Love Studio 75 1981 David Essex Be-Bop The Future Studio 1982 David Essex Stage-Struck Studio 31 1983 David Essex The Whisper Studio 67 1984 David Essex This One's For You Studio 1984 Everything But The Girl Eden (Japan only) Studio 1985 Everything But The Girl Love Not Money (Japan only) Studio 1986 Everything But The Girl Baby The Stars Shine...

Tracks – 80s Indie

Year Of Release Artist Song title UK Chart Position UK Indie Chart Position 1986 14 Iced Bears Inside 37 1987 14 Iced Bears The Importance Of Being Frank EP 1989 14 Iced Bears Mother Sleep 1989 14 Iced Bears World I Love 1988 Ambassador 277 The Pop Up Man 1987 Anthony Adverse Imperial Violets 1986 Anthony Adverse Our Fairy Tale 1988 Avo-8 Big Car 1986 Bid Reach For Your Gun * 1986 Black September Rainbow Kiss 1989 Blow-Up Forever Holiday 1988 Blue Ox Babes Apples And...

Tracks – 80s & 90s Pop

Year Of Release Artist Song title UK Chart Position US Chart Position 1999 A Love Supreme Nial Quinn’s Disco Pants 59 1984 Ade Moose And Walker  Lounge Around 1982 Blue Rondo A La Turk Carioca 1982 Blue Rondo A La Turk Klactoveesedstein 50 1981 Blue Rondo A La Turk Me And Mr Sanchez 40 1982 Blue Rondo A La Turk The Heavens Are Crying 1991 Cicero Heaven Must Have Sent You Back To...

Tracks – 80s Punk & Beyond

Year Of Release Artist Song title UK Indie Chart # UK Chart Position 1982 4 Skins Low Life 1981 4 Skins One Law For Them 4 1983 4 Skins Seems To Me 1981 4 Skins Yesterday's Heroes 7 1981 999 Indian Reservation 6 1981 999 Lil Red Riding Hood 7 1981 999 Obsessed 4 71 1980 999 Trouble 1981 Abrasive Wheels Army Song 24 1982 Abrasive Wheels Burn ‘Em Down 14 1982 Abrasive Wheels Vicious Circle 12 1983 Ad Nauseum Brainstorm EP 1983 Adicts Bad Boy 4 1985 ADX Falling In Love Again 1984 ADX Tokyo 1985 Admit You’re Shit Expect No Mercy...

Cherry Red acquires 80s Heavy Metal label Powerstation Records!

Cherry Red is proud to announce the acquisition of the famous 80s Heavy Metal label Powerstation Records! This musical onslaught of powerhouse vocals and sledgehammer guitars includes albums by Tokyo Blade(pictured), the Little Angels (their debut LP), original Iron Maiden singer Paul DiAnno's Battlezone, Chrome Molly,Maineeaxe, Holosade and others....

Cherry Red to Represent David Essex Titles

Cherry Red is proud to announce the representation of several David Essex albums from the late 1970s and early 1980s (Hot Love, Imperial Wizard, Be-Bop The Future, Stage Struck, The Whisper, This One's For You), alongside several hit singles such as 'Oh What A Circus' (No. 3, 1978) and 'Me And My...

NME C86

Cherry Red's new 3-CD edition of C86, the NME's classic cassette compilation of indie guitar music from 1986, has been troubling the Indie & Alternative charts this week and attracting rave reviews such as 'Best New Reissue' on Pitchfork. Many of the key moments on...