Reviews // 3 Articles
Part 4: Heaven 17 to N.W.A. (1981-1988)
18 Jul 2007 // 6:00 PM
Sarcasm, irony, tongue-in-cheek, parody. Thumb your nose at 'em. Flip 'em the finger. Plug in the amp and blast 'em. That oughta kick 'em outta their apathy and get their asses shakin'! And more thoughts on motivational music.
'Heaven 17 Live at Scala' Gives Us Those Chilly-Cum-Funky Electronic Tunes
13 Apr 2011 // 4:59 PM
In the early '80s, it was possible for England's postpunk pioneers -- New Romantics, Rude Boys, and assorted other malcontents -- to imagine themselves the center of the media universe.
Heaven 17: Penthouse and Pavement
30 Nov 2006 // 3:00 PM
Rather than comparing them to the Human League or similar synthpop conglomerates, it seems far more appropriate to consider Heaven 17 as an unlikely companion to Gang of Four.