Saturday, 14 July 2012

LEGACY


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The Party's Over - 1982

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It's My Life - 1984

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The Colour of Spring - 1986

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Spirit of Eden - 1988

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Laughing Stock - 1991

What a journey, from early synth pop to works of genre defying genius, Mark Hollis steered Talk Talk along a path of purist musical abstraction.

There's a great article from The Quietus about the making of Laughing Stock.

You can hear Mark Hollis himself talking about Laughing Stock here:

Mark Hollis talks about Laughing Stock (1991).

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