Just in case you've seen dramatic press reports that we were mugged at knife point in Rio, all that happened is that I had my pocket picked and lost my iPhone. Otherwise enjoying Brasil! Neil x

Thinking of all our friends in Mexico and hoping they are safe. Love, Neil and Chris xx

São Paulo

A lot of fun was had in São Paulo tonight! Photo: Instagram/Espaço das Américas


The Burberry September 2017 show, held in London this afternoon, featured music by Pet Shop Boys. You can watch it at the link below (show starts at 13:00).

Rock in Rio

A thrilling hour at Rock in Rio in front of 100,000 people. Obrigado! Photo: Instagram/betopellegrini1

Rock in Rio 2

Thanks to our 20 wonderful "inflated" dancers from Rio for bringing some bouncy pizazz to the show last night (and to Becky for choreographing them)! Neil x Photo: Andy Crookston


The rain stopped; a man took his clothes off; it was our last European show of 2017. Bestival is like no other festival! Thanks! Neil x Photo: Instagram/joe_elkins

Tove Lo

A very pretty version of "Being Boring" by Tove Lo has turned up on YouTube. Check it out at the link below.

It was 30 years ago today...

It was 30 years ago today...

"Pet Shop Boys, actually" was released 30 years ago today.


Two euphoric nights at the Bord Gáis Theatre… Thanks, Dublin! Photo: Instagram/aideen_rafferty


Loved last night at the Sage, Gateshead, and looking forward to our second show there tonight! Neil x Photo: Instagram/christeldeeofficial


Looks like everything is ready for our show at the Brussels Summer Festival tonight… Amazing to have Goldfrapp on before us! Neil x

Radio 1

Neil will be interviewed by DJ/Producer Kölsch during his Residency show tonight at 10 pm on BBC Radio 1. Link below.(Kölsch's track, "Cassiopeia", is played every night on the Super Tour just before the show begins.)

Brighton Pride

Last night was amazing at Brighton Pride. 40,000 in the audience (we were told) and such a wonderful atmosphere. Congratulations to the organisers and services. Thanks for having us! xx Photo: Instagram/captured_beats

Brighton Pride

Brighton Argus newspaper has an interview with Neil ahead of PSB's headline show at Pride tomorrow. Link below.


There's an excellent review of the new PSB reissued albums in Attitude magazine at the link below.

Lucca Summer Festival

Lucca Summer Festival

Loved last night in the Piazza Napoleone in beautiful Lucca. Grazie! Neil x Photo: Instagram/aussiekid132

Midweek chart

We are happy to report that in today's midweek album chart in the UK, the reissues of "Nightlife", "Release" and "Fundamental" are numbers 10, 11 and 12.


After the show on Thursday in the dramatic setting of Dalhalla, Rättvik, Sweden. Photo: Andy Crookston

Reissues reviewed

Great review of today's reissues of "Nightlife", "Release" and "Fundamental" in Washington Blade – link below.

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