The 'Ballad of the Streets' EP became the Scottish band's only British chart-topper in February 1989.
From his Soft Cell Days with Dave Ball, to recordings with Nico, Siouxsie Sioux and the Rossiya Orchestra, Marc Almond has always embraced collaboration.
LGBTQ musicians haven’t always benefitted from today’s attitudes towards sexuality, but many pioneers fought for LGBTQ rights in the mainstream.
The new track is the 'Hallowe'en' Mix of the duo's intense 1983 hit.
Soft Cell masterminds Dave Ball and Marc Almond look back on the “enjoyable chaos” of Britain’s first ever synth-pop duo.
Soft Cell put the synths in northern soul on 5 September 1981, when they took ‘Tainted Love’ to the top of the UK charts.
'Northern Lights' and 'Guilty ('Cos I Say So)' are the duo's first new songs since 2002.
To celebrate Yorkshire Day, uDiscover is going one louder than the usual Top 10 and raising a glass to the Top 11 Yorkshire musicians that made a global impact.
Great songs are a compelling soundtrack to our inner worlds, and any list of key singles will be personal rather than definitive, but the 45 45s in our playlist still inspire and...
The multi-disc box encompasses both phases of Soft Cell's career from 1978 to 1984, and the 2001-3 reunion.
Early 1980s synth-pop pioneers Soft Cell, featuring Marc Almond and David Ball, are set to reunite for a final show at London's 02 Arena
The Beatles' Ringo Starr and The Bee Gees' Barry Gibb are among those set to receive knighthoods in Queen Elizabeth II's New Years Honours list
With a raging curiosity and a fascination with the strange, Marc Almond has fashioned an ever experimental career, as he tells uDiscover.
A true artist and a great pop star, Marc Almond takes uDiscover through his hits, from Soft Cell to collaborations with Gene Pitney and Trevor Horn.
Founder of the Roland Corporation, Ikutaro Kakehashi, has died aged 87, according to a Facebook statement from his long-term collaborator Tommy Snyder.