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I Think I Might Be… New Romantic!

August 15 - August 17

Remember OMD before OMG, Phil Oakey’s fringe, and onyx ashtrays? Tales of growing up before the New Romantics landed in 80s Leeds, with threads of a Catholic upbringing, Irish mother and our Kelly – sister, not the rapper. How Steve Strange, the Spandau Ballet boys and synth players called Roland marked the end of a black and white childhood of Artex ceilings and… the Black and White Minstrels. How a move South means struggling to not let flat vowels and the “Northern” slip out, and only taking showers to avoid saying “bath”.

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Start:
August 15
End:
August 17
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Producer

Marie Forrest
Website:
https://www.instagram.com/marieforrest9

Venue

Q3, Riddle’s Court, Venue 277
Riddle's Court
Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 2PG
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