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Performer: Buggles
Genre: Electronic
Title: The Plastic Age
Country: UK
Released: 1980
Style: Synth-pop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1224 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1504 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1863 mb
Rating: 4.2
Votes: 390
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The Age of Plastic is the debut album by the English new wave duo the Buggles, released on 10 January 1980 in Australia and 4 February in the United Kingdom. It is a concept album about the possible effects of modern technology. The title was conceived from the group's intention of being a "plastic group" and the album was produced in the wake of the success of their debut record, "Video Killed the Radio Star" (1979), which topped the UK Singles Chart.

Авторы текста и музыки. Trevor Horn, Geoff Downes. UMG (от лица компании "Island Records"); UMPI, BMG Rights Management, CMRRA, LatinAutor - UMPG, ASCAP, UBEM, UMPG Publishing, LatinAutor" и другие авторские общества (1). Композиция. I Love You (Miss Robot). UMG (от лица компании "Island Records"); BMI - Broadcast Music In. UMPG Publishing, UMPI, Audiam (Publishing), CMRRA, LatinAutor, ASCAP, UBEM, LatinAutor - UMPG, BMG Rights Management" и другие авторские общества (5). Авторы текста и музыки.

For the most part, The Age of Plastic is a fun record that doesn't need to be taken too seriously, though a subtle sense of loss is woven throughout " The vision here is so beautifully articulated that the superb musicianship and production wizardry is easily overlooked

Their first album, The Age of Plastic, is a delightful mix of pop, disco, and electronic music, and worth engaging with from start to finish. It’s a nostalgic, yet forward-looking, album that deserves to be played at house parties, dance clubs, and wherever else people are looking for solid, joyous, upbeat music. The Buggles started with an air of sarcasm, as the name plays on the idea of The Beatles and is meant to conjure up the image of bugs that live in a recording studio.

24 bit remaster 2010. Mini-LP replica sleeve with replica inner sleeve featuring lyrics of the 8 original album tracks, and an additional clear protective sleeve for the disc. Obi strip comes loosely folded around the left edge of the outer sleeve. Includes a square black insert with front and back images of the original Island LP center labels and a white box with "Your Copy N. and a number printed.

All lyrics from The Age Of Plastic album, popular Buggles songs with tracklist and information about album. Album The Age Of Plastic (1980). Label Island Records. Bruce Woolley, Geoff Downes, Trevor Horn. Buggles "The Age Of Plastic" (1980) album.

The Buggles were a UK electropop, new wave group that formed in 1977, consisting of Trevor Horn (bass guitar, guitar, percussion, and vocals) with Geoff Downes (percussion and keyboards). The Buggles' sound was characterised by a deliberately synthetic quality in keeping with the technological subject matter of their songs. The group had a smash hit with the first single from their debut album, 'The Age of Plastic'. Song "Video Killed The Radio star" famously provided the 1st music video ever played on MTV (on August 1, 1981).

Tracklist

A The Plastic Age 3:47
B Island 4:03

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Island
  • Pressed By – PRS, Louviers
  • Printed By – Polygram Industries Messageries
  • Record Company – Phonogram

Credits

  • Producer – The Buggles
  • Written-By – Downes*, Horn*

Notes

A: adapted from the album n° 9123 056 (The Age Of Plastic)
This french release also exists with a different printer as The Plastic Age
Imprimé et Fabriqué en France
C'est une publication Phonogram

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label, side A): 6172 877 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, side B): 6172 877 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A, stamped): ISL 012 ISL 6172 877 1 380 POLYGRAM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B, stamped): ISL 012 ISL 6172 877 2 380 POLYGRAM
  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
  • Price Code: PG 100

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
WIP 6540 The Buggles The Plastic Age ‎(7", Single) Island Records WIP 6540 UK 1980
A-101282 The Buggles The Plastic Age = La Edad Del Plastico ‎(7", Single) Island Records A-101282 Spain 1980
6172877 Buggles* The Plastic Age ‎(7", Single) Island Records 6172877 France 1980
101 282, 101 282 - 100 The Buggles The Plastic Age ‎(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records 101 282, 101 282 - 100 Germany 1980
101 282, 101 282 - 100 The Buggles The Plastic Age ‎(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records 101 282, 101 282 - 100 Germany 1980