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Old 30-09-2013, 20:26
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Their are so many to choose from but who is yours. Try and just pick your one favourite.


U2
Inxs
Deacon Blue
Simple Minds

To name but a few..

My favourite is Inxs.
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Old 30-09-2013, 21:11
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Blimey, there are so many. Probably Depeche Mode.
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Old 30-09-2013, 21:16
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Mine are

Pet Shop Boys
Duran Duran
Depeche Mode
Soft Cell
Culture Club
Spandau Ballet
Go West
Living In A Box
Curiosity Killed The Cat
Dexy's Midnight Runners

Just to name a few.
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Old 30-09-2013, 21:37
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My Fav 80s Bands

1) The Cure
2) Depeche Mode
3) Cocteau Twins
4) New Order
5) The Smiths
6) The Associates
7) Killing Joke
8) Propaganda
9) Josef K
10) Momus
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Old 30-09-2013, 22:03
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Stranglers
Smiths
Specials
Simple Minds

All beginning with an "S". How about that?
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Old 30-09-2013, 22:37
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Prince and the Revolution.
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Old 30-09-2013, 22:54
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I have a soft spot for a bit of AOR so I love bands like Whitesnake, FM, Tesla etc
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Old 30-09-2013, 23:20
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Oingo Boingo.
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Old 30-09-2013, 23:22
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The Smiths.
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Old 30-09-2013, 23:52
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pet shop boys
Dexys
Dire Straits
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Old 01-10-2013, 00:25
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New Order

The Cure
Simple Minds
U2
Pet Shop Boys
Ultravox
Bauhaus
OMD
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Old 01-10-2013, 00:31
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almost impossible to choose between the Smiths and Pet Shop Boys...but honorable mentions go to:

Cocteau Twins
Cure
Siouxsie and the Banshees
Human League
Yello
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Old 01-10-2013, 00:36
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The B-52s
The Jam
OMD
Siouxsie & The Banshees
Talking Heads
The Stranglers
The Bangles
Swing Out Sister
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Old 01-10-2013, 01:38
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Blimey, there are so many. Probably Depeche Mode.
+1 for Depeche Mode.

Also mentions for New Order, Propaganda and Front 242.
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Old 01-10-2013, 03:25
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Old 01-10-2013, 04:13
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The Smiths
Prince & The Revolution
Elvis Costello and The Attractions
Madness
The Jam
Guns N' Roses
The Fall w/ Mark E. Smith
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Old 01-10-2013, 05:20
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The Birthday Party
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:03
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Metallica
Slayer
Iron Maiden



Wham!
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:24
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Crowded House - My favourite
Squeeze
Madness
OMD
Talking Heads
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Old 01-10-2013, 07:25
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barely qualify as 80's when they only spent a few weeks in the chart.. most of their material was 90's, as was the production etc.


human league
dexys midnight runners
talk talk
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Old 01-10-2013, 10:22
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Bon Jovi
U2
Big Country
Simple Minds
Beautiful South
OMD
China Crisis
The Charlatans
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Old 01-10-2013, 10:37
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Diamond Head.
Coney Hatch.
Y&T.
Mamas Boys.
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Old 01-10-2013, 10:41
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Human League

Tears For Fears

Shalamar
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:04
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Pixies
R.E.M.
The Stranglers
The Smiths
Depeche Mode
Eurythmics
INXS
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:24
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Mine are

Pet Shop Boys
Duran Duran
Depeche Mode
Soft Cell
Culture Club
Spandau Ballet
Go West
Living In A Box
Curiosity Killed The Cat
Dexy's Midnight Runners

Just to name a few.
Here's some more,

Frankie Goes To Hollywood
OMD
Simple Minds
Eurythmics
Erasure
U2

And the 70s/80s ones

Madness
The Specials
The Jam
The Stranglers
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