The List: April

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1 April:
Brian Eno – On Land released 1982
Suzanne Vega – Solitude Standing released 1987
Cardiff Story Museum opens 2011

2 April:
Roland Orzabal – Tomcats Screaming Outside released UK 2001

3 April:
2001: A Space Odyssey general release US 1968
Bat for Lashes – Two Suns released 2009

4 April:
Senegal – Independence Day 1960
Alphaville – The Breathtaking Blue released 1989

5 April:
Howard Hughes d. 1976
Fripp and Eno – The Equitorial Stars released 2005
Dalis Car – InGladAloneness released 2012
OMD – English Electric released 2013

7 April:
John Oates b. 1948
Prince – For You released 1978
Cock Robin – Lollobrigida EP released 2017

8 April:
Little River Band – Diamantina Cocktail released in Australia 1977
Japan – Adolescent Sex released 1978
Twin Peaks airs 1990
Rain Tree Crow released 1991
Simple Minds – Real Life released 1991

9 April:
Alex Sadkin b. 1949

10 April:
Paul Theroux b. 1941

13 April:
Bryan Ferry – Taxi released 1993

14 April:
A-ha – Minor Earth, Major Sky released 2000

15 April:
Emma Thompson b. 1959
Jean-Paul Sartre d. 1980

16 April:
Paul Buchanan b. 1956

17 April:
Syria – Evacuation Day 1946
The Atomium Brussels opens 1958

18 April:
Zimbabwe – Declaration of Independence 1980
Stina Nordenstam – And She Closed Her Eyes released 1994
Bernard Edwards d. 1996
The Love Punch film released 2014

20 April:
Joan Miro b. 1893

21 April:
Icehouse – Measure for Measure released 1986
Ryuichi Sakamoto – Futurista released 1986
Prince d. 2016

22 April:
This Mortal Coil – Blood released 1991

23 April:
England – St George’s Day
JMW Turner b. 1775
Men at Work – Two Hearts released 1985
Perry Blake – California released 2002
Peter Murphy – Dust released 2002

24 April:
A-ha – Lifelines released 2002

25 April:
Identity film released 2003

26 April:
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran) b. 1960

27 April:
Togo – Independence Day 1960
Sierra Leone – Republic Day 1961
South Africa – Freedom Day 1994
Living in a Box (first album) released 1987
Perry Blake – Songs for Someone released 2004

28 April:
Ryuichi Sakamoto – async released 2017

29 April:
Frank Auerbach b. 1931

30 April:
The Blue Nile – A Walk Across the Rooftops released 1984
OMD – Junk Culture released 1984