The Frankiness of the long playing record
FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD, having secured total domination of the singles charts, are now about to capture the LP Chart. Their debut album ‘Welcome To The Pleasure Dome’ is released late this month by ZTT (through Island), and it comes in the form of two LPs for the price of one.
Besides such established items as ‘Relax’, ‘War’ and ‘Two Tribes’, it includes versions of Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Born To Run’ and Bacharach & David’s ‘San Jose’ —
Later this month, the band fly to the States to play a series of dates —
Another ZTT LP release this month is ‘Who’s Afraid (Of The Art Of Noise)’. There’s also a single by The Art Of Noise “which exists as a chance to sample the LP” —