Pet Shop Boys - Battleship Potemkin
NME.COM feature on Pet Shop Boys - Battleship Potemkin album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Release date: 05 September 2005
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- Men and Maggots
- Our Daily Bread
- Drama in the Harbour
- To the Shore
- No Time for Tears
- To the Battleship
- After All (The Odessa Staircase)
- Stormy Meetings
- Night Falls
- Full Steam Ahead
- The Squadron
- For Feedom
A massive foamy middle-finger to retromania
- Sep 7, 2012
An uplifting gem for the Olympics by the dance duo
- Aug 2, 2012
- Mar 27, 2009
|Date / Time||Artist||Venue||Town/City||Seetickets||Viagogo|
|Jun 18, 2013 00:00||Pet Shop Boys||The O2 Arena||London|
|Jun 20, 2013 00:00||Pet Shop Boys||Manchester Arena||Manchester|
'Electric' is set for release on July 15 and features a guest spot from Example and a Bruce Springsteen cover
'Electric', the group's 12th album, will be released in June
The duo will play London and Manchester in June of next year
Pet Shop Boys - Battleship Potemkin: Wikipedia Album Entry
Battleship Potemkin is a 2005 album of electronic and orchestral music written by Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe from Pet Shop Boys. The music on the album is performed by Pet Shop Boys and the Dresdner Sinfoniker. It was written to accompany the 1925 silent film The Battleship Potemkin by Sergei Eisenstein.
In April 2003, Philip Dodd, director of the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, approached Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe and suggested that they might write a new score for the film and perform it as a free concert in Trafalgar Square (Sept 12, 2004) as part of a series of events organised by the Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone.
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