1976-1978

Chris plays trombone in a seven-piece dance band wittily named One Under The Eight, who perform old-time popular favourites like "Hello Dolly", "La Bamba", and "Moon River".

On This Day

2002

Continuing their Release world tour, Neil and Chris are in transit from yesterday's performance in Nigita, Japan, to tomorrow's performance in Singapore.

2008

Human League singer Phil Oakey records his guest vocals for 'This Used to Be the Future.'

2012

The Pet Shop Boys perform a three-song set at Wimbledon before the start of the Olympics tennis matches there. With specially prepared backdrop videos, they perform 'Always on My Mind,' 'What Have I Done to Deserve This?' and their new single 'Winner.'

2017

The albums Nightlife, Release, and Fundamental are reissued today, remastered and with bonus 'Further Listening' discs boasting many additional tracks. On this same day, the Boys perform at the Storsj√∂yran Festival in √Ėstersund, Sweden.

2018

The Pet Shop Boys conclude their second four-night stand at London's Royal Opera House with tonight's concert.

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