Sources – Kin

The sources for artist quotes used in this article are listed below:

NME, 29 August 1987
Silent Secrets, David Sylvian interview by Chris Roberts, Melody Maker, 1987
Gentlemen Prefer Polaroids, David Sylvian interview by Anton Rush, Blitz, 1984
Gaby Agis as quoted in The Last Romantic, Martin Power, Omnibus, 2000
The author’s conversation with Kate Blacker, 2019
Kate Blacker website,
Body Language, Gaby Agis interview by Julia Pascal, City Limits, 1987
The author’s conversation with Charlotte Zerbey, 2020
Lithe Spirit, Gaby Agis interview by Charlotte Horton, dx magazine, Daily Express, 1988
Years of Memories, David Sylvian interview by Keesjan van Bunningen, 1999
Scared of Success, David Sylvian interview by Simon Witter, i-D magazine, 1987
Blow People’s Hearts Wide Open, David Sylvian Q&A,, 2001
Italian interview (unknown source) to promote release of Flux & Mutability quoted on Anthony Reynolds’ facebook group and translated by Lucio Di Francesco, 1989
In Praise of Music, David Torn interview by Tim Goodyer, Music Technology, 1988
Gaby Agis interview, Independent Dance website, 2016

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