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Fashion - Streetplayer - Mechanik


On this date in 1982, Fashion released their sixth single, "Streetplayer - Mechanik". It was backed by "Mutant Mechanik". The A side appeared on their second album, Fabrique. The B side did not. The Birmingham, England post punk/new wave band disbanded in 1984 after three albums and several singles.

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The Wolfmen said...

Great track this and Move On - perfect!

toco said...

My 12 inch got "Mutant mix mechanik & dressed to kill mix on the B-side. Buying 12 inch ext. versions & remixed versions of a song, usually was a waste of money, there were very few producers who could really lift the song. However, this is not the case for the Fashion releases.

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