Posts tagged "Pet Shop Boys"

Watch GWAR Thrash Through Pet Shop Boys’ ‘West End Girls’

As part of the A.V. Club's ongoing cover series, metal legends GWAR dropped by to cover the Pet Shop Boys' 1984 track "West End Girls,"…
By: Brennan Carley / October 28, 2014

Pet Shop Boys Sing from Beds, Wear Demonic Heads at Terminal 5

It’s been 30 years since the Pet Shop Boys first released their Billboard-chart-topping smash, “West End Girls,” but the Britpop duo are still regaling audience…
By: SPIN Staff / April 28, 2014

Pet Shop Boys’ Neil Tennant Victim of Health-Scare Hoax

When Neil Tennant sang about never being boring, the Pet Shop Boys vocalist probably didn't mean something like this. Earlier today, fans on social media…
By: Marc Hogan / February 7, 2014

Pet Shop Boys, ‘Electric’ (x2)

Being boring suits Pet Shop Boys as poorly as Bruce Springsteen covering one of their songs. Fortunately, Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe have addressed the…
By: Alfred Soto / July 16, 2013

The Pet Shop Boys’ Neil Tennant Explains How the World Works

In early '80s London, rock critic-vocalist Neil Tennant and architect-keyboardist Chris Lowe constructed a different, far more arch and playful life for themselves as the…
By: Kenny Herzog / July 9, 2013

Pet Shop Boys Preview ‘Pretty Banging’ LP ‘Electric’ With Rave-y ‘Axis’ Video

Stuart Price, who produced Pet Shop Boys' upcoming album, told SPIN recently the effort was going to be "a dance record," and "every track i…
By: Marc Hogan / April 30, 2013

Jacques Lu Cont Talks Tracques, Pet Shop Boys, and Les Rythmes Digitales’ Return

As a producer and songwriter, three-time Grammy winner Stuart Price has had a hand in some of pop's biggest records of the past decade —…
By: Philip Sherburne / April 24, 2013

New Albums from Depeche Mode, Art Brut, and 9 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / April 21, 2009

Dolly’s Third Nipple, Winehouse Smokes Bananas, and More

Who knew smoking banana skins had the same therapeutic effect as taking Prozac? Amy Winehouse. After all, she's on top of all the new drug…
By: SPIN Staff / April 10, 2009