Tag: Fiction Records

Download: Crystal Castles featuring Robert Smith of The Cure, ‘Not In Love’

Download: Crystal Castles featuring Robert Smith of The Cure, ‘Not In Love’

Download a free MP3 of ‘Not In Love,’ Crystal Castles’ new version of its cover of ’80s New Wave act Platinum Blonde’s 1984 single, now featuring lead vocals by The Cure’s Robert Smith.

Audio: The Cure’s Robert Smith lends vocals to new ‘Not In Love’ single by Crystal Castles

Audio: The Cure’s Robert Smith lends vocals to new ‘Not In Love’ single by Crystal Castles

Much-buzzed digi-punk duo Crystal Castles has tapped Robert Smith of The Cure to sing new vocals on ‘Not In Love,’ a cut off the band’s second self-titled album that will be released as a single Dec. 6.

Milestones: Robert Smith’s ‘Cure FM’ pirate radio broadcast was 20 years ago tonight

Milestones: Robert Smith’s ‘Cure FM’ pirate radio broadcast was 20 years ago tonight

Twenty years ago tonight, Robert Smith and the rest of The Cure — aided by a pair of American DJs and shadowed by MTV and the music press — set up a pirate radio station at the headquarters of Fiction Records with plans to illicitly premiere their soon-to-released remix album ‘Mixed Up’ over the London airwaves.