Closer to Heaven: more shows

Closer to Heaven: more shows

The run of the forthcoming new production of “Closer to Heaven” at the Above The Stag theatre in Vauxhall, London, has been extended until August 31 because of strong demand for tickets. Book your tickets at the link below.

Musik recommendations

Musik recommendations

The Guardian has included "Musik", the new cabaret show by Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys starring Frances Barber, in its guide of shows to see at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Link to the full guide below. And The Times have included it in their list of the 50 best shows to see. Link also below.

1989

Polaroid taken while filming tour backdrop videos with Derek Jarman in May, 1989.

Pop acts with more than 20 Top 10s

Pop acts with more than 20 Top 10s

Pet Shop Boys are number 20 in a new list compiled by the Official Charts Company of the most successful artists of all time in the UK pop charts. List below.

1989

Polaroid from photo-session with Cindy Palmano for The Face magazine, January 1989. Make-up by Pierre Laroche.

1990

Polaroid from photo-session with Terence Donovan, London, September 1990.

1988

Polaroid from photo-session with Chalkie Davies, New York, 1988.

Closer to Heaven new production

Closer to Heaven new production

A new production of “Closer to Heaven” has just been announced by the Above The Stag theatre in Vauxhall, London. Link below.

Festival of Ideas

Excellent interview by John Wilson at the Royal Academy Festival of Ideas in London tonight! UPDATE – The recording of the interview can now be heard at the link below.

Definitively Dusty

Definitively Dusty

The third part of BBC Radio 2’s documentary series about Dusty Springfield, “Definitively Dusty”, is broadcast tonight at nine pm and includes an interview with Neil and Chris. Link below.

Olly Alexander

It was fun today to be back in the studio with Mr Olly Alexander of Years & Years! Neil x (Photo by Pete Gleadall)

BBC Sounds playlist

BBC Sounds playlist

Interesting playlist from Lauren Laverne on BBC Sounds kicks off with PSB. Link below.

Definitively Dusty

Definitively Dusty

A new three-part BBC Radio 2 series will explore the life and music of Dusty Springfield. The first programme, 'Island of Dreams’, is broadcast this coming Sunday, April 14th, at nine pm on Radio Two. Pet Shop Boys will feature in the third of the series, discussing their collaborations with Dusty. Full details at the link below.

Osaka

We had some surprisingly young fans at our concert in Osaka yesterday – one of whom gave us this beautiful drawing! We've really loved being back in Japan and the reception to the shows here. Now we're going to carry on working on our new album. Neil x

Budokan

Fabulous evening in Tokyo. Arigato! Neil x (Photo by Dani Dowden)

Tokyo

Backstage at the Budokan. Excited to be back here! Chris x

Hong Kong

Hong Kong was rocking tonight! (And apparently the GSAC cap sold out.)

Hong Kong

30 years since they visited for the opening concert of their first tour, Pet Shop Boys are returning to Hong Kong. Link below to a new interview.

London

Spring in London and the people are marching! Neil x

Rehearsals

Nice to be reunited with the “Pop Kids” at tour rehearsals! Neil x

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