Marc Almond is an English recording artist who originally found fame as part of the pioneering Synthpop duo Soft Cell. Marc Almond has sold over 30 million records worldwide, this is a growing collection of some of the rarities issued during this time listed alongside some of his most recent recordings.
Popular Marc Almond Recordings
Marc Almond - Variete
Marc Almond returns to form with this new album, his first original self penned material for ten years! This album has nostalgic feel, reminiscent of Marc and the Mambas and at times it revisits an area first seen in that Soft Cell classic Where the Heart is. There has been talk of this being Marc Almonds last self penned studio album, if this is the case then Marc has bowed out in style, but lets hope he still has another couple of albums in him yet.
Marc Almond - Stardom Road
This is a compilation of songs that influenced Marc Almond during his upbringing, a journey that begins in 1959, the year he was born, right through until the days of his Soft Cell fame. You can see the origins of Marc Almonds showmanship in The Curtain Falls and Strangers in the Night. This not just a load of old covers thrown together it is a reflection of what makes Marc Almond the way he is.
Only The Moment 1988 UK 12" vinyl 12R6210
My Hand Over My Heart 1991 UK CD single YZ633CD
Adored & Explored 1995 UK CD single MERCD431
Out There 1995 UK 12" vinyl MXDJ444
Black Kiss - Promo 1998 UK 12" vinyl ECSDJ58
Tears Run Rings Japanese 7" vinyl PRP-1354
Tears Run Rings was released in 1988. This is a rare Japanese two track white label 7" vinyl single that was only issued for promotional purposes. This also includes Somethings Gotten Hold Of My Heart.
Oily Black Limousine UK 7" vinyl CONFLICT1
Tears Run Rings 1989 UK 3" CD single OFFBEAT1
Toreador In The Rain 1990 UK vinyl LP SBZLP003
The Marc Almond track Toreador In The Rain was included on this scarce 1990 UK eleven track Ish compilation vinyl LP. It features artists on the Some Bizzare label and also includes tracks by Foetus & Tim Hutton.
Black Kiss 1998 UK CD single RADCD58
Only The Moment - Etched 1989 UK 12" vinyl 12RS6210
A Lover Spurned - Shaped 1990 UK shaped picture disc RPD6229
Tears Run Rings 1988 UK 7" vinyl R6186
Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart 1988 UK box set RX6201
Tears Run Rings 1988 UK 12" vinyl 12RDJ6186
Black Kiss - Digi 1998 UK CD single ECSCD58
The Desperate Hours - Extended Flamenco Mix 1990 UK 12" vinyl 12RDJ6252
Melancholy Rose 1986 UK 7" vinyl GLOW4
Who is Marc Almond?
Marc Almond is a critically acclaimed and successful singer, songwriter and performer. Marc as part of the first successful British Electro Duo, Soft Cell. Marc Almond and Dave Ball had a string of international hits, the most famous of which is the million selling version of “Tainted Love”. Since this time Marc has forged a highly successful solo career releasing a series of unique and diverse albums and hit singles including "Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart", a duet with Gene Pitney.