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Flirtations, The

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Earthquake

A Earthquake
B Earthquake (Instrumental)

Proto Records

Cat No: IAN(T) 101
Released: 1983

£8.00

Flirtations, The

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Earthquake

A Earthquake
B Earthquake (Instrumental)

Proto Records

Cat No: IAN(T) 101
Released: 1983

£8.00

Moti Special

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Cold Days, Hot Nights / Visions Of You

A Cold Days, Hot Nights (Extended Mix)
B Visions Of You

Carrere

Cat No: CART 364
Released: 1985

£6.00

Sensitive

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Driving new reissue

A Driving
B Driving (Dub)



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La Discoteca

Cat No: dss01-gong008
Released: 2015

£16.00

Bad Boys Blue

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Lovers In The Sand

A Lovers In The Sand (Long Version) (5:50)
B1 Lovers In The Sand (Radio Edit Mix) (3:30)
B2 Lovers In The Sand (Instrumental Version) (3:30)

Coconut

Cat No: 611 533
Released: 1988

£8.00

Gipsy And Queen

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Plaza De Sol

A1 Plaza De Sol (Spanish Mix) (6:25)
B1 Plaza De Sol (Radio Version) (3:30)
B2 Plaza De Sol (Dub Version) (4:15)

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Time Records

Cat No: TRD 1073
Released: 1988

£12.00

Luis Calvo

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Señorita Rita

A Señorita Rita (Maxi Version) (9:23)
B1 Señorita Rita (Single Version) (4:07)
B2 Señorita Rita (Instrumental Version) (4:07)

Ariola

Cat No: 611 588
Released: 1988

£12.00

Joe Yellow

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Wild Boy

A Wild Boy (Extended Version) (6:02)
B1 Wild Boy (Radio Version) (3:30)
B2 Wild Boy (Instrumental Version) (3:50)

Discomagic Records

Cat No: MIX 350
Released: 1989

£9.00

Trivial Voice

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Standing

A1 Standing (Midnight Mix) (7:07)
A2 Standing (Radio Night Mix) (3:37)
B1 Standing (Club J. Mix) (6:08)
B2 Standing (F.M. Mix) (3:27)
B3 Standing (V.C.O. Mix) (6:11)

Line Music

Cat No: LINE 2043
Released: 1992

£8.00

Gipsy And Queen

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Call Me

A1 Call Me (Extended Mix) (6:18)
A2 Call Me (Acapella) (0:55)
B1 Call Me (Radio Version) (3:10)
B2 Call Me (Instrumental Version) (3:00)
B3 Call Me (Bonus Track) (1:47)

Time Records

Cat No: TRD 1155
Released: 1990

£7.00

Ryvon

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Fade Out The Lights

A1 Fade Out The Lights (Vocal Version)
A2 Fade Out The Lights (Instrumental Version)
B1 The Sound Of Your Love (Vocal Version)
B2 The Sound Of Your Love (Instrumental Version)

Special Groove Records

Cat No: SGR 007
Released: 2015

£15.95

Mr. Flagio

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Take A Chance

A Take A Chance (Original Version)
B Take A Chance (Instrumental Version)

Discoring Records

Cat No: DR 002
Released: 2019

£17.00

Ken Laszlo

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Tonight

A Tonight (5:45)
B Tonight (Instrumental Version) (5:45)

Memory Records

Cat No: MEMIX 035
Released: 1985
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Venice

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Falling In Love

A1 Falling In Love (Atomic Version) (7:12)
A2 Falling In Love (M.Y.O.M.) (2:10)
B1 Falling In Love (7" Version) (3:40)
B2 Falling In Love (Instrumental) (3:40)

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Flea Records

Cat No: FL 8441
Released: 1990

£10.00

Fun Fun

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Italo Disco

Give Me Love

A Give Me Love (House Mix) (5:22)
B1 Give Me Love (Hi-NRG Mix) (5:55)
B2 Give Me Love (Radio Mix) (4:18)

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ZYX Records

Cat No: ZYX 6268-12
Released: 1989

£8.00
£4.00

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Information on the Italo Disco genre

Italo Disco is a very broad term, encompassing much of the dance music output in Europe during the 1980s. It is one of the world's first forms of completely electronic dance music and evolved during the late 1970s / early 1980s in Italy, Germany, and other parts of Europe.

Italo Disco music has a distinct, futuristic and spacey sound, which was created using synthesizers, drum machines, and vocoders. The term, "Italo-disco" was marketed only in Europe in the early 1980s by a German record label ZYX Music.

The entry of synthesizers and other electronic effects into the disco genre produced electronic dance music, including America's Hi-NRG and Europe's Space Disco. The latter received its name because of its odd synthetic sounds, sci-fi costumes, and space-related themes. Dancers and listeners experienced something new because the artists' use of new music-shaping technologies created the perception of being in a very large space and because of the discotheques' lighting displays. Italo Disco's influences were Italian producer Giorgio Moroder, French musician Didier Marouani, a couple of hits by the French drummer Cerrone, electropop (Telex, Devo, and Gary Numan), and the early Hi-NRG albums of San Francisco producer Patrick Cowley with such singers as Sylvester and Paul Parker.

By 1980, Italo appeared as a fully developed form in Italy and other parts of Europe. Songs were sometimes completely electronic and featured drum machines, catchy melodies, vocoders, overdubs, love-song lyrics sung in English with heavy foreign accents, and, occasionally, nonsensical lyrics (due to artists' poor command of the English language). Along with love, italo disco themes deal with robots and space, sometimes combining all three in songs including "Robot is Systematic" (1982) by 'Lectric Workers and "Spacer Woman"(1983) by Charlie. Italo Disco was widely played on radio stations and in discotheques in Europe, but in the English-speaking world, it was mostly an underground phenomenon that could be heard at night clubs.

1982 and 1983 saw the releases of the irony-laden "Dirty Talk," "Wonderful," and "The M.B.O. Theme," three tracks cited as influential in the development of house, by Klein & M.B.O., a side-project developed by Davide Piatto of the Italo disco duo N.O.I.A., with vocals by Piatto and Rossana Casale.

Many see 1983 as the height of Italo, with frequent hit singles and many labels starting up around this time. Such labels included American Disco, Crash, Merak, Sensation, and X-Energy. The popular label Disco Magic released more than thirty singles within the year. It was also the year that the term italo disco was reputedly coined by Bernhard Mikulski, the founder of ZYX Music (Germany), when ZYX released their first volume of "The Best of Italo Disco" series.