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“Treat me mean and cruel breaking every rule, can I be your fool” June 10, 2014

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In their early days Marc Almond and Dave Ball a.k.a. Soft Cell used a Roland TR-808 drum machine. when they stopped using it their run of UK top five hits dried up. The last of their UK top 5 hits to use the poor old TR-808 was “What!” from 1982 which reached number 3 in August 1982.

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