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Thomas Dolby presents the Invisible Lighthouse
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Thomas Dolby presents the Invisible Lighthouse

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013 8:00p

There's a mysterious island across the water off the East Anglian coast that during its chequered history has been an airfield, a military testing ground for experimental weapons, and home to the main transmission network for the BBC World Service. On the tip of the Island is a beautiful lighthouse. Since Thomas Dolby was a small child he has fallen asleep at night to the soothing periodic flash of its light on his bedroom wall.
 But now it's about to be closed down forever.
 As ships adopt satellite
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Thomas Dolby has crafted a career that blends music and technology. His early hit songs, "She Blinded Me with Science" and "Hyperactive!," and his keyboard and production work in the studio garnered him numerous awards, five Grammy nominations and live performances with the likes of David Bowie and Stevie Wonder....
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The Bluebird Theater
3317 E. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 322-2308
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Jul 19, 2007 - eiodland on Thomas Dolby
Some good tunes

Though he is best known for his somewhat goofy "She Blinded Me With Science," he actually has a number of very nice songs in his repertoire. He is no doubt a master at synthesizer programming, enabling him to come up with some very unique and interesting sounds to great effect. I really admire some of his basslines as well, and some of them sound Jaco-influenced. "The Flat Earth" is the album I've heard, which is hit-and-miss as far as the quality of the songs, but the better tracks on the album are extraordinarily moving. Also check out the songs "I Love You Goodbye" and "Budapest By Blimp." If you weren't impressed with "She Blinded Me With Science," you may find some of this other songs much more appealing. Sadly, he isn't touring in California this year. :(

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