bands/musicians The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s

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British bands in the '80s gave us electro-pop and punk. Bands like The Cure and Tears for Fears paved the way for a new generation. While on their US tour to promote their new EP "Skeleton", electro-pop group  The Good Natured stopped by and told Ranker about their 10 favourite British bands from the '80s.

Among the man English bands of the 80s, The Good Natured picked some of the best. Be sure to check out their tour dates and catch them when they hit your area. The Good Natured's next stop will be January 20th at The Echo in Los Angeles.
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Siouxsie & the Banshees - Happy House


Siouxsie & the Banshees - ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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The Cure - Lovecats is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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The Cure - Lovecats


One of our favourite songs from the earlier days of The Cure. Robert Smith explores love and lust with his breathy, hissing ad-libs and sexual come-ons.
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Depeche Mode - Leaves In Silence


Depeche Mode - Leaves In Silen... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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Japan - Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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Japan - Ghosts


One of our favourite ballads. It's minimal arrangement haunts us everytime we listen to it!
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Tears for Fears - Mad World


Tears for Fears - Mad World is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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Kate Bush - Running Up that Hill


Kate Bush - Running Up that Hi... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams


Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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Gary Numan - Cars is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Good Natured's Top 10 British Artists from the 80s
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Gary Numan - Cars


Sarah: I remember seeing Gary Numan performing live, and when he played 'Cars' I was blown away! It was one definitely of the best gigs I have ever been to. I have great memories attached to this song.