Allee Willis

Very sad to hear that the songwriter Allee Willis has passed away. Our then manager, Tom Watkins, introduced us to her in 1985 and we were very impressed that she had co-written Earth Wind & Fire’s classic “Boogie Wonderland”. Not long after we went into a studio with her and wrote “What have I done to deserve this?”. Allee was also a talented visual artist and so much fun to be around. She will be much missed. Neil x

14 March 2020

Will PSB tour dates be postponed?


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Keep your distance
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27 March 2020

We all need to practise “social distancing” these days. Link below.

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25 March 2020

Noodling on the piano yesterday. Video links below. Chris x

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23 March 2020

And these are anxious times! What are you listening to? Neil x

Books reviewed
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22 March 2020

The reissues of Chris Heath’s books, “Pet Shop Boys, Literally” and “Pet Shop Boys Versus America” are discussed and reviewed by BBC News. Link below.

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21 March 2020

Self-isolating at home! Like you, I’m trying to stay safe… Neil xxx

Tom Watkins
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10 March 2020

Chris and I were sad to learn that our first manager Tom Watkins has died after being ill for several years. I first met Tom in 1975 and then a decade later he became our manager

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New boy
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9 March 2020

I have a box of cassettes of demos Chris and I made in Camden in the early 80s. This is one from 1984

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Prospect Cottage
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29 February 2020

Visiting Prospect Cottage in Dungeness, Kent, the former home and garden of Derek Jarman. I have many happy memories of visiting Derek here in the late 80s and early 90s

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