Sunday, April 27, 2008
I am a HUGE Matt Johnson (THE THE) fan, the 1983 LP Soul Mining is one of my favorite albums of all time. Before THE THE and after The Gadgets Matt had a one off solo career on 4AD with his other amazing 1981 experimental
Synth release of Burning Blue Soul. While Matt was busy forming & refining elements of THE THE, he was an honorary member of Marc Almond's masterpiece supergroup Marc And The Mambas. Matt is busy man..
I can go on for hours on how awesome he is, but I know you all know this already. Please check out his website posted above, and check out the unpretentious activism he
is associated with..
Here is the best of the 3 Gadgets releases. This is the only one that Matt truly participated in..
The Gadgets - Gadgetree LP - 1980 - UK
Get it here:
Check out this well spoken interview with Matt Johnson:
THIS MAN IS A GENIUS!!
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