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Heaven 17, British Electric Foundation and Illustrious Company's Martyn Ware talks to the famous artists from the worlds of music, art, film, comedy, TV and creativity that he's encountered during his 40 year career. These interviews are rare and precious gems, featuring a raw and sometimes irreverent take on life and the things that make life worth living, Diving deep into the biographical ocean, these podcasts are an unmissable insight into a series of fascinating lives...

Production and occasional musical interludes by Charles Stooke

Engineer - Charles Stooke, Artwork - Malcolm Garrett.

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Heaven 17, British Electric Foundation and Illustrious Company's Martyn Ware talks to the famous artists from the worlds of music, art, film, comedy, TV and creativity that he's encountered during his 40 year career. These interviews are rare and precious gems, featuring a raw and sometimes irreverent take on life and the things that make life worth living, Diving deep into the biographical ocean, these podcasts are an unmissable insight into a series of fascinating lives...

Production and occasional musical interludes by Charles Stooke

Engineer - Charles Stooke, Artwork - Malcolm Garrett.

    EP116: James Lavelle

    EP116: James Lavelle

    Thiss fascinating episode of Electronically Yours features an innovator and true character of the 90’s dance scene, James Lavelle. 

    He’s an electronic musician, record label owner and curator. He founded the Mo'Wax record label in 1992, and has been the only constant member of UNKLE. He directed the 2014 edition of the Meltdown festival on London's South Bank, and curated the 2016 exhibition "Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick" at Somerset House. He was also the subject of an astonishing 2018 documentary film The Man From Mo'Wax.

    Ladies and gentlemen – the Man from UNKLE himself– James Lavelle...



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    • 1 hr 6 min
    EP115: Matt Black

    EP115: Matt Black

    Today’s exciting episode of Electronically Yours features one of the most innovative and creative DJ’s of the last 30 years, Matt Black. 

    As part of the DJ team Coldcut, he is a UK-based house and techno producer and DJ that is most known for his funky, deep-driving baselines, and uniquely engaging style. His enduring love of creative technology has made him famous for VJ and music applications (including the excellent NinjaJamm), and he is cofounder of the fantastic Ninja Tune label.

    Ladies and gentlemen - some like it cold - Matt Black...



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    • 1 hr 12 min
    EP114: Martyn Ware - Autobiography Special

    EP114: Martyn Ware - Autobiography Special

    This episode of Electronically Yours is an autobiography special with the man himself: Martyn Ware!

    He is a founding member of the bands The Human League, Heaven 17 and B.E.F., and has enjoyed a distinguished career as a producer, working with the likes of Erasure, Sananda Maitreya and Tina Turner. In 2000 he co-founded the world leading immersive sound design practice Illustrious Company with Vince Clarke. He is a lecturer, a sonic muralist, an advocate for artists rights, and he started this podcast!

    Ladies and Gentlemen, as always, electronically yours is Martyn Ware...



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    • 1 hr 20 min
    EP113: Andy McCluskey

    EP113: Andy McCluskey

    Today’s exciting Electronically Yours episode features an old friend and true pioneer of electronic pop music, the great Andy McCluskey from Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark. 

    Together with Paul Humphreys, they created some of the most engaging and loved albums and singles of the 80’s - Enola Gay, Joan of Arc, Maid of Orleans and many other hits…

    He has a great track record in production also - he created and wrote huge hits for Atomic Kitten amongst others, and his stage performances are exceptional.

    Ladies and gentlemen - he’s talking loud and clear - the one and only Andy McCluskey...



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    • 1 hr 16 min
    EP112: Carol Decker

    EP112: Carol Decker

    This exciting Electronically Yours episode features one of the 80s most enduring and talented performers: Carol Decker.

    She is the lead vocalist of the band T'Pau, which had major international success in the late 1980s and early 1990s with timeless hits China In Your Hand, and Heart And Soul, and a number 1 album and single in the UK charts. Her charismatic talents have also reached the acting worlds of Film and TV, performing with Steven Berkoff, as well as a multitude of appearances on TV celebrity shows.

    Her voice is more impressive than ever…

    Ladies and gentlemen, cross the Bridge of Spies with Carol Decker.



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    • 1 hr 14 min
    EP111: Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

    EP111: Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

    Today’s exceptional podcast interview features the absolute dons of electronic pop/funk/R&B, the legendary writing and production team of Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. 

    No history of the development and success of black electronic popular music would be possible without the relentless genius of these two brilliant exponents of the art. Originating from the Minneapolis maelstrom of creativity with The Time and Prince, their production and writing style has been insanely successful creatively and commercially and has changed the landscape of popular music forever. They have written and produced worldwide hits for Michael and Janet Jackson, Alexander O’Neil, The Human League, Sounds Of Blackness, Usher, Mariah Carey, George Michael, Mary J. Blige and a myriad of other great artists - more than 100 gold, platinum, multi-platinum and diamond albums, countless no 1 singles worldwide – Grammy’s, Emmy’s` and literally hundreds of other major awards…

    Ladies and Gentlemen – one of the greatest music creation teams of all time – Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis...



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    • 1 hr 23 min

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