Pet Shop Boys

Top British Musicians We’re Thankful For, Part 2

(For more lists of the best of UK music, please see our Tunes From the Thames section.)

Anglo For Your Ear: Electronic’s “Get the Message” and “Disappointed”

The Smiths + New Order + Pet Shop Boys = bliss. For me, this is the supergroup to end all supergroups. (Screw The Traveling Wilburys).

For Your Own Good: The Top 10 Pet Shop Boys Songs

It’s been a while since I did a top 10 list: PSB’s synthy sound made them hitmakers in the ’80s, but as hip-hop and grunge swelled in the ’90s, they settled into cult/club hero status.