The Golden Age of Wireless

Thomas Dolby - The Golden Age of Wireless
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1982 Ratings: #35 / 158
User Score
Based on 22 ratings
1982 Ratings: #74
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March 15, 1982 / Release Date
LP / Format
EMI / Label
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Mfw there's so much science that I develop cataracts.


Is this the best New Wave album ever? Like....this sounds exactly like Lemon Demon, but it was made in '82! This sounds like it could have been made yesterday and I wouldn't be surprised.

We all know "She Blinded me with Science" and how much on an unapologetic banger that is. But the other moments on this thing are great too. Like the dreamy "Airwaves," the psychedelic "Europa And The Pirate Twins," The energetic "Windpower, " and the Synthpop Odyssey ... read more


Thomas Dolby is a fucking legend

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Track List

  1. Flying North
  2. Commercial Breakup
  3. Weightless
  4. Europa And The Pirate Twins
  5. Windpower
  6. The Wreck Of The Fairchild
  7. Airwaves
  8. Radio Silence
  9. Cloudburst At Shingle Street
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Added on: October 15, 2016