technopop


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technopop

(ˈtɛknəʊˌpɒp)
n
(Pop Music) pop music sharing certain features with techno music

synth•pop

(ˈsɪnθˌpɒp)
n.
popular music played with synthesizers.
[1980–85; synth(esizer) + pop2]
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Flamingo Vintage, Custard Factory Located in the renowned vintage hub of Birmingham, The Custard Factory, Flamingo Vintage is a chic portal into the past, stocking a range of clothing and accessories from the swinging 60s, the groovy 70s and technopop era of the 1980s.
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