Another example of why this challenge has been good for me. I know of Heaven 17 of course – I even know Temptation very well and a few others. But I have never listened to a Heaven 17 album, at least not knowingly; at least not until I finally sat down with Penthouse and Pavement despite meaning to years ago. And fuck it’s terrific. I love New Order and lots of things in this sort of wheelhouse – and perhaps most ridiculously I really love Human League. So why had I never arrived here before?
But I’m glad I’m here now. And this album is terrific