Posted in To Do | music on December 6, 2013

Book of Love

American synthpop band Book of Love were staples in '80s alternative danceclubs with "Boy" and "I Touch Roses" and some may remember their song "Sunny Day" used in Silence of the Lambs. (Videos and streams are below.) The Philly band broke up in the early '90s, but played a few sporadic reunion gigs in the '00s. They announced this year that the original line-up was getting back together (though keyboardist Jade Lee won't be playing live shows) and working on new material.

Book of Love played a few West Coast shows earlier this year, and have now announced a couple East Coast shows: Philadelphia's World Cafe Live on January 23, and NYC at Bowery Ballroom on January 26. Tickets to Bowery Ballroom go on sale today (12/6) at noon.

Video and streams below...


Book of Love - "Boy"

Book of Love - "I Touch Roses"

Book of Love - "Die Matrosen"

Book Of Love - Modigliani (Lost In Your Eyes)



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Comments (5)

Their last NYC show at Highline was great despite the constantly crashing laptop.

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2013 11:07 AM

I'd fuck me.

Posted by Buffalo Bob | December 6, 2013 11:45 AM

I used to dig these gals (and guy). Once danced with the bass player after their gig at the old Ritz in something like '89.

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2013 1:51 PM

good byhe hooooorsses

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2013 3:56 PM

You'll dance to anything.

Posted by Eggs1234 | December 6, 2013 9:05 PM

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