The duo of Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith became a huge part of the major US chart takeover by British acts of the mid-1980s.
It’s an era that has been unfairly maligned in the past, but these days it’s clear: during a flamboyant decade, 80s pop ruled the world.
The song's placing in 'The Breakfast Club' was the perfect marriage of song and movie.
'Street Fighting Years' helped the Scottish heroes end the 1980s with their fourth UK No.1 album in a row.
From the first talkie, theme songs in movies have found a treasured place in the popular consciousness, as these 50 best film songs prove.
Combining groove with a sense of songcraft, drummers are the driving force of any group. Here we present the best female drummers of all time.
The 'Ballad of the Streets' EP became the Scottish band's only British chart-topper in February 1989.
With the right song, at the right moment, great film soundtracks can sear a cinematic moment into your mind forever. Here are just a few of our favorites.
‘The Stars Come Out To Sing At Christmas’ will stream globally on December 15.
The Scottish trailblazers scored their fifth UK No.1 with the collection containing highlights of their previous decade together.
Our interview with the enduring Scottish singer-songwriter found her in ebullient mood about her new record and tour of 2018.
Many a chart hit has come off the back of a movie appearance. From Simple Minds to Stevie Wonder, we present some of the best songs in films.
The band's show at Le Zénith on 12 August 1986 became the basis of a double live album.
A small selection from the stunning archives of a truly great record label.
The Glasgow new wave band first found massive success in the 1980s and continued onto a multi-decade career.