ICEHOUSE: Sgt. Iva’s Magical Mystery Tour (Spinning the Big Wheel)

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LOVE AN ADVENTURE In the early nineties many bands born of the post-punk generation hit a creative brick wall (Duran Duran’s Liberty, INXS’s X and ICEHOUSE Code Blue come to mind). Only U2 and Depeche Mode played their cards correctly. The slate was effectively wiped clean for the aforementioned trio of acts. All did better on their second take of the new decade. Duran turned to the Wedding album and made an Ordinary World exemplary, INXS took U2’s lead to craft Welcome to Wherever You Are while Iva Davies took…read more