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Looking for a Marc Almond booking agent? We are a booking agent for Marc Almond. Marc Almond ‘s accolades include 2010 Hero Award by Mojo Magazine, 2013 Ivor Novello Inspiration Award and Icon Award by Attitude Magazine.
Together with Dave Bell, Marc Almond formed synthesiser-based duo Soft Cell, they were signed to Stevo’s underground label Some Bizzarre and licensed to Phonogram as part of the new electronic music phenomena. Marc Almond & Dave Bell went on to record four albums; 3 in New York including the iconic seminal Non Stop Erotic Cabaret, and had a number of top ten hits including the international classic Tainted Love.
Tainted Love broke all records as the track that remained the longest in the U.S billboard top 100, and received a Brit award for best single of that year. Soft Cell’s arrangement of the track has been covered many times by artists as diverse as Marylin Manson and The Pussy Cat Dolls and has been sampled by a generation of dance producers for artists, notably Rihanna’s SOS.
In 2010 Marc Almond celebrated thirty years in music and an album of totally original material called Variete.
In the 2018 New Year Honours for services to arts and culture, Marc Almond was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
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