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SPECIAL  ANNIVERSARY EDITION

OF THE CLASSIC 80'S

"PISTOL IN MY POCKET"

REMIXED BY THE WORLD RENOWNED ELECTRONIC DUO

ERASURE ANDY BELL & VINCE CLARKE

WHICH WILL BE AVAILABLE ON LIMITED EDITION EXCLUSIVE VINYL ONLY AVAILABLE FROM 


LANAH'S ONLINE SHOP


"The ERASURE Mix"


OUT MAY 28TH MAY 2018


PEACE, LOVE PROSPERITY AND THANKS TO VINCE CLARKE & ANDY BELL


                                           PISTOL IN MY POCKET





THE SENSATIONAL HI-NRG DISCO CLASSIC "PISTOL IN MY POCKET" IS 32 YEARS OF AGE IN FACT THE SAME AGE AS ITS ORIGINAL SINGER LANAH {LANA PILLAY} IN HER OWN MIND?... AND LINEAR TIME IN FACT JUST LIKE MAE WEST {IN HER 80s} SHE CAN ONLY PLAY 26..INNIT, HAHA!.

IN 1986 WRITING PARTNERS MORRISON AND WASHBOURN FOR STOCK,AITKEN AND WATERMAN WROTE THE DISCO CLASSIC "PISTOL IN MY POCKET" ESPECIALLY FOR THE RANKING LANAH P.


LANAH A PERSON OF MANY NAMES AND TWO GENDERS AND A SEMINAL STAR OF THE THEN NEW CHANNEL 4 TV.s, THE GROUND BREAKING "THE COMICSTRIP PRESENTS"ALONG SIDE ERSTWHILE CO STARS DAWN FRENCH JENNIFER SAUNDERS,RUBY WAX,ROBBIE COLTRANE AND ONE TIME FUNNYMAN KEITH ALLEN DADDY TO LILLEY, THEY EVEN WROTE A SPECIAL BIG SCREEN HIT MOVIE FOR THE UNIQUE LANAH CALLED "EAT THE RICH" LANAH WAS NOT ONLY A SCREEN STANDOUT! BUT AN INSTANT DISCO LEGEND COMPARISONS TO THE LATE GREAT SYLVESTER {YOU MAKE ME FEEL MIGHTY REAL} AND DEAD OR ALIVE'S PETE BURNS WERE OBVIOUS, HOWEVER INSTANTLY ADDRESSED BY LANAH HERSELF, DECLARING" I LOVE AND KNOW THEM BOTH,HOWEVER AS FOR THE FORMER I'M A FIRST RATE ME NOT A SECOND RATE SOMEBODY ELSE, AND AS FOR THE LATTER, YEA BUT I'VE ALWAYS BEEN MORE ALIVE THAN DEAD,..INNIT".


IN SPITE BEING AGAINST THE PRISM OF A POLITICALLY RIGHT WING ENGLAND AND ALL THE RACIST PREJUDICES AND BIGOTED MORES OF THE TIME, LANAH TOOK THE WORLD WIDE DANCE FLOORS BY STORM AND REIGNED SUPREME FOR MANY WEEKS EVEN ECLIPSING THE LIKES OF GLORIA GAYNOR AND MIQUEL BROWN IN MANY OF THE CLUB CHARTS AND EVEN HAD A TOP TEN HIT IN THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL CHARTS APPEARING ON MOLLY MELDRUM'S COUNTDOWN, THE OZ EQUIVALENT OF OUR OWN NOW DEFUNCT TOP OF THE POPS, WHICH SHE HAS APPEARED ON TWICE NO LESS, PLUS THE ITV CHART SHOW AND ON MTV FOR 8 CONSECUTIVE WEEKS,THIS WAS IN THE MOST HOSTILE OF CLIMATES IN BRITISH HISTORY RACISM AND LGBTQ PHOBIA WERE RIFE AND A.I.D.S WAS CONSIDERED A TERRIBLE PLAGUE WITH AN AWFUL LOT OF STIGMA ATTACHED STIRRED BY A CONSERVATIVE AND DELETERIOUS PRESS WHICH HURT EVERYBODY! IN ITS DESTRUCTIVENESS.


BUT IN SPITE OF IT ALL "PISTOL IN MY POCKET" BECAME THE SOUND TRACK OF MILLIONS OF CLUBBERS LIVE'S IT WAS THE DISCO ANTHEM OF A DECADE AND BEING THE PREMIERE TRANSGENDERIST OF THE DAY LANAH TRAILBLAZED FOR ALL THOSE FOLLOWING BEHIND TO COME FORTH AND EXPRESS THEIR GENDER DUALITIES AND FREE THEIR FEARS WHEN LANAH PERFORMED IT,IT BECAME AN EXPOSITION THAT ILLUMINATED THE FEARS, HOPES, ANXIETIES AND DREAMS OF HER MYRIAD FANS INTERNAL WORLDS, IT BECAME THE THEME TUNE AT LEIGH BOWERY'S LEGENDARY NIGHT CLUB TABOO AND WHERE LANAH FIRST BECAME A FASHIONISTA ICON,A GREAT PERIOD IN BRITISH EXPRESSIONISM, TABOO WAS MADE INTO A FAIRLY ACCURATE HIT MUSICAL BY BOY GEORGE IN 2002. PISTOL IN MY POCKET COULD BE HEARD AS BACKGROUND NOISE ON SEVERAL TOP TV SHOWS INCLUDING EASTENDERS, ELDORADO AND WILL AND GRACE.


2018 CELEBRATES A COMPLETE RECORDING AND BRAND NEW REMIX BY VINCE CLARK AND ANDY BELL OF ERASURE INCLUDING NEW VOCALS ON THIS FRESH NEW OFFERING OF DISCO CLASSIC "PISTOL IN MY POCKET" WHILST MAINTAINING ALL THE MAGIC AND MAGNIFICENCE OF THE ORIGINAL. THERE'S NO GETTING AWAY FROM IT LANAH IS A GENUINE ORIGINAL WHO IS OFTEN IMITATED BUT NEVER DUPLICATED!.

                                           

  "OUT NOW 28TH MAY 2018

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AVAILIBLE ON ALL USUAL OUTLETS DITTO,ITUNES,AMAZON



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