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Voices & Images (30th)
In Strict Confidence
Hate 2 Love
-Voices & Images (30th)
"Voices & Images (30th)"
Label: Bureau B (2018)
Founded in Bietigheim-Bissingen by Heiko Maile, Oliver Kreyssig and Marcus Meyn in 1984, Camouflage recorded their first demos in a home-made studio which they set up in the cellar of one of their parents' houses. These early recordings found their way onto a local radio station via a competition which caught the attention of a small publishing company. Ultimately, this led to the band signing a deal with Metronome, a major record label.
They scored a hit with their debut single "The Great Commandment", released in the autumn of 1987. Even more astonishing than the #14 spot they reached in the German singles charts was their success across the Atlantic, where a remix version peaked at #1 on the Billboard Dance Club chart! The single topped the charts in countries like Taiwan and Singapore, rightfully claiming its status as a worldwide hit, enhanced by heavy rotation for the song's video on MTV.
The debut album "Voices & Images" followed in March, selling well over half a million copies worldwide and becoming a classic in the genre of synth pop. Who would have believed that this trio of school pals could create such an international sound? Moreover, the boost they gave to the genre is nothing short of remarkable.
To mark the 30th anniversary of "Voices & Images", the album now earns a repackaged, limited edition reissue featuring deleted remixes, rare versions and B-sides.
01) That Smiling Face
02) Helpless Helpless
04) The Great Commandment
05) Winner Takes Nothing
06) Stranger's Thoughts
07) From Ay to Bee
08) Where Has the Childhood Gone
09) Music for Ballerinas
10) I Once Had a Dream
11) They Catch Secrets
01) The Great Commandment - Extended Dance Mix
02) The Great Commandment - Extended Radio Mix
04) Stranger's Thoughts Longer
05) They Catch More Secrets
07) Neighbours - Extended Version
08) Every Now and Then
09) That Smiling Face - German Band Version
10) The Great Commandment - US 12" Mix
11) The Great Commandment - US Dub Mix (2018 Edit)
12) The Great Commandment - Justin Strauss Remix
13) The Great Commandment - Acid Commandment (2018 Edit)
14) That Smiling Face - Justin Strauss Radio Version
15) That Smiling Face - Justin Strauss Remix
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