SOFT CELL will carry out a dwell open-air live performance at St Anne’s Park on Saturday, third June 2023, with very particular visitors ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK and HEAVEN 17, topic to licence.
Celebrating essentially the most defining music of the 80s, this seismic synth-pop spectacle brings a line-up of three acts that proceed to launch ground-breaking new music.
Gentle Cell (Marc Almond and Dave Ball) launched 4 UK Prime 20 albums between 1981-1984, spawning hits equivalent to Memorabilia’, ‘Torch’, ‘Say Howdy, Wave Goodbye’; and naturally their boundless, era-defining No.1 hit ‘Tainted Love’.
After performing to a sold-out crowd at The O2 in London in 2018, 2022 spawned a model new Prime 10 album ‘*Happiness Not Included’, that includes hit single Purple Zone (with Pet Store Boys), in addition to current UK and North American excursions celebrating the fortieth anniversary of their debut album, ‘Non-Cease Erotic Cabaret’.
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Darkish (OMD) have been shaped by Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys within the late 70s and are identified for his or her trademark digital sound, reaching hits all through the 80s, together with ‘Memento’, ‘Joan of Arc’, ‘If You Depart Me’, and the anti-war anthem ‘Enola Homosexual’.
Shaped after a cut up from The Human League, Heaven 17 was shaped in 1980 in Sheffield, and achieved chart success with hits together with ‘(We Don’t Want This) Fascist Groove Thang’, ‘Play To Win’, and ‘Temptation’, cementing their standing as one of the crucial forward-thinking bands of the last decade.
Tickets from €49.90, together with the reserving charge, go on sale at 9 am Friday ninth December at Ticketmaster.ie