In Septemberthe duo released a new single "Soul Inside", which returned them to the UK Top 20, but by early the duo had amicably decided to end Soft Cell. The duo ultimately signed to the Some Bizzare label, backed by Phonogram Records. Added to Watchlist.
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Official Charts Company. The album was created on a limited budget; it was supposedly recorded almost entirely with a ReVox tape recorder, a borrowed Roland drum machine belonging to Kit Haina small, preset Roland bass synthesizer, and an NED Synclavierbelonging to producer Mike Thorne.
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Edit page. Indeed, "Sex Dwarf" is truly the sound of Soft Cell lying in the gutter and looking at the scars; at the same time, it is also a landmark of British electronica that richly deserves its cult status. Non-fans will bop to "Tainted Love" at their best friend's wedding, may be aware of soft cell sex dwarf uncut in Hereford Hello, Wave Goodbye" and perhaps even "Bedsitter", at a push, and will tend to lump Almond and Dave Ball his taciturn synth whizz co-founder with the naff New Romantic likes of Duran Duran and Spandau Ballet.
But for the rest of us, the track is a prototype punk-house gift that keeps giving. But "Sex Dwarf" lives on, a painting in Marc's attic that gets spikier, more raucous, more imbecilic, more fuck-you every year. The original version of the music video was confiscated by police and censored before it was even released.
This is how the London rapper went from jail to going platinum twice and selling out Brixton Academy in three days. Reflecting on the landmark cult record that rattled the News of the World and beyond on its release. Alternate Versions. Retrieved 22 March