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Playlist: New Wave

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EMI's Playlist: New Wave collects 20 new wave rockers from '80s stalwarts like Iggy Pop ("I Wanna Be Your Dog," the Tom Robinson Band ("2-4-6-8 Motorway"), the Buzzcocks ("What Do I Get?," and the Stranglers ("No More Heroes"). While the majority of the collection is predominantly punk-infused, there are enough clever pop nuggets like "Making Plans for Nigel" (XTC) and "Once in a Lifetime" (Talking Heads) to please both camps.

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