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Air Force One is the official air traffic control call sign for a United States Air Force aircraft carrying the President of the United States.
Album (also known as Compact Disc or Cassette depending on the format) is the fifth album by the English rock band Public Image Ltd, released on 27 January 1986.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Alternative Press is an American music magazine based in Cleveland, Ohio.
Alternative Songs (also called Alternative and formerly known as Modern Rock Tracks and Hot Modern Rock Tracks) is a music chart in the United States that has appeared in ''Billboard'' magazine since September 10, 1988.
Antoine de Caunes (born 1 December 1953) is a French television presenter, actor, writer and film director.
BAM (Bay Area Music) was a free bi-weekly music magazine founded and published by Dennis Erokan in the San Francisco Bay Area starting in January 1976 and continuing on for 23 years until 1999.
BBC Two is the second flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
Bill Laswell (born February 12, 1955, Salem, Illinois, and raised in Albion, Michigan) is an American bassist, producer and record label owner.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.
Bob Clearmountain is an American music engineer, mixer and producer.
Bruce Neal Smith is a British musician best known as the drummer for post-punk band The Pop Group.
Carvin Corporation was an American, family-owned, guitar amplifier and audio equipment manufacturer in San Diego, California.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
The Dance Club Songs chart is a weekly chart published exclusively by Billboard in the United States.
Dave Kendall is a British-born journalist, editor, producer and VJ.
Eel Pie Recording Studios, formerly Oceanic, was a recording studio located in The Boathouse, Twickenham on the banks of the River Thames in Ranelagh Drive, by Twickenham Bridge, West London, and also simultaneously at No.45 Broadwick Street, Soho, London.
The Fender Telecaster, colloquially known as the Tele, is the world's first commercially successfulLes Paul had built a prototype solid body electric guitar known as "The Log" in the 1940s, but could not market his invention.
George Herbert Walker Bush (born June 12, 1924) is an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993.
The Gibson Les Paul is a solid body electric guitar that was first sold by the Gibson Guitar Corporation in 1952.
Guitarist is a monthly music making magazine published by Future plc in the United Kingdom.
Happy? was Public Image Ltd's sixth studio album, released in 1987.
The Hells Angels Motorcycle Club (HAMC) is a worldwide one-percenter motorcycle club whose members typically ride Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
Edwin Fish "Jed" Gould III (born July 15, 1955), known to radio listeners as Jed the Fish, is a disc jockey who hosted afternoon drive on KROQ-FM in Los Angeles, from 1978 to 2012.
John Joseph Lydon (born 31 January 1956), also known by his stage name Johnny Rotten, is an English singer, songwriter and musician.
John Alexander McGeoch (25 August 1955 – 4 March 2004) was a Scottish guitarist who played with several bands of the post-punk era, including Magazine, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Visage, the Armoury Show and Public Image Ltd.
KROQ-FM (106.7 FM, 106.7 KROQ) is a radio station licensed to Pasadena, California serving the Greater Los Angeles Area.
Lingfield is a village, civil parish and post town in the Tandridge district of Surrey, England.
Robert David "Lu" Edmonds (born 9 September 1957) is an English rock and folk musician.
MIDI (short for Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is a technical standard that describes a communications protocol, digital interface, and electrical connectors that connect a wide variety of electronic musical instruments, computers, and related music and audio devices.
New!!: 9 (Public Image Ltd album) and MIDI ·
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
The Pet Shop Boys are an English synthpop duo, formed in London in 1981 and consisting of Neil Tennant (lead vocals, keyboards, occasional guitar) and Chris Lowe (keyboards, vocals).
Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and principal songwriter for the rock band the Who.
Pop rock (also typeset as pop/rock) is rock music with a greater emphasis on professional songwriting and recording craft, and less emphasis on attitude.
PostModern MTV was a nightly program in the late 1980s and very early 1990s on MTV, originally hosted by Kevin Seal and later by Dave Kendall featuring such pre-grunge "alternative" artists as The Cure, They Might Be Giants, Depeche Mode, Siouxsie and The Banshees, and Love and Rockets.
Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer and filmmaker.
Public Image Ltd (abbreviated as PiL) are an English post-punk band formed by singer John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten), guitarist Keith Levene, bassist Jah Wobble, and drummer Jim Walker.
Rapido is a BBC2 television show which ran from 1988 to 1992, and was presented by Antoine de Caunes.
A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.
Robert Thomas Christgau (born April 18, 1942) is an American essayist and music journalist.
Roland Jazz Chorus is the name given to a series of solid-state instrument amplifiers produced by the Roland Corporation in Japan since 1975.
Session musicians, studio musicians, or backing musicians are musicians hired to perform in recording sessions or live performances.
The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band that formed in London in 1975.
Shipton-on-Cherwell is a village on the River Cherwell about north of Kidlington in Oxfordshire, England.
Slaves of New York is a 1989 comedy-drama Merchant Ivory Productions film.
Sounds was a UK weekly pop/rock music newspaper, published from 10 October 1970 to 6 April 1991.
Stephen Hague (born Portland, Maine, 1960) is an American music producer most active with various British acts in the 1980s.
Talking Heads was an American rock band formed in 1975 in New York City and active until 1991.
Terence Christian (born 8 May 1960) is an English broadcaster, journalist and author.
The Greatest Hits, So Far is a greatest hits album by English post-punk band Public Image Ltd, released in 1990 by record label Virgin.
The Manor Studio (a.k.a. The Manor) was a recording studio in the manor house at the village of Shipton-on-Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England, north of the city of Oxford.
The Pop Group are an English band formed in Bristol in 1977 by vocalist Mark Stewart, guitarist John Waddington, bassist Simon Underwood, guitarist/saxophonist Gareth Sager, and drummer Bruce Smith.
The Word was a 1990s Channel 4 television programme in the United Kingdom.
Timothy Andrew Sommer (born March 5, 1962 in New York City) is an American music journalist, musician, record producer and former Atlantic Records A&R representative.
Tinnitus is the hearing of sound when no external sound is present.
Anthony Rains "Tony" Berg (born October 21, 1954 in Connecticut) is an American musician, record producer, and A&R man, in which role he has been described as an "industry guru".
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin formed in 1976.
New!!: 9 (Public Image Ltd album) and U2 ·
The Official Albums Chart is a list of albums ranked by physical and digital sales and (from March 2015) audio streaming in the United Kingdom.
The UK Singles Chart (currently entitled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling singles in the United Kingdom, based upon physical sales, paid-for downloads and streaming.
Virgin Records Ltd. was a British record label founded by entrepreneurs Richard Branson, Simon Draper, Nik Powell, and musician Tom Newman in 1972.
Volume was a magazine in the form of a series of compact disc compilation albums that were published in the UK in the early to mid 1990s.
120 Minutes is a television show in the United States dedicated to the alternative music genre, originally airing on MTV from 1986 to 2000, and then on MTV's sister channel MTV2 from 2001 to 2003.
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1989.