Pet Shop Boys - Behaviour - Remastered (CD)

Write a review


R 155

eB1 550

Discovery Miles  1 550

Shipped in 5 to 7 working days

When do I get it?

Prepaid codes are delivered to you via email as soon as payment has been approved.

When do I get it?

Once payment has been approved, purchased eBooks are added to your Digital Library, ready for you to download.

When do I get it?

Gift vouchers are delivered via email to the recipient as soon as payment has been approved.

Of course you want to know — When do I get it?


We strive at all times to get it to you on time but here are some indications:

If we say In Stock, we dispatch within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say In Stock (You can also collect in cpt), the stock is available from our Cape Town warehouse and you can collect on the same working day if your payment has been authorised and you collect before 5pm.

If we say dispatched between X and Y days then it takes X to Y days to receive from a supplier and it will then be with you within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say Pre-order it means that your item will be dispatched to you on the day it's released and arrive with the time span of the shipping plan you chose.

And then there's the Weekend. In order to receive goods on the weekend, select our weekend delivery option when checking out.

If this is all too confusing, call us on 087 362 8000 or send an e-mail to info@takealot.com. One of our friendly employees will get back to you pronto.


Eligible for Cash on Delivery. Learn more

Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 days. Learn more

Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 Days


Returns

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return the items to us in their original condition and packaging within 30 days of receipt and we will issue a credit which can be used to place a new order.

Exchanges (Fashion, sportswear and shoes only)

Wrong size? Don't quite like the colour? You can exchange your purchased item for a different size and/or colour up to 30 days from the day you received it, completely free of charge.

The item must be unworn and unused (other than trials) with the original tags still attached. Packaging should be returned in an undamaged condition with the item

When does this policy not apply?

If the item is:
  • older than 30 days
  • opened, unsealed, used or missing any accessories
  • a digital product such as an eBook, electronic voucher, gaming code or other digital download;
  • an audio or video recording or computer software that has been unsealed;
  • a newspaper, periodical or magazine;
  • a foodstuff, beverage, or other product intended for everyday consumption;
  • a nursing or maternity product that has been unsealed, including (but not limited to) breast pumps, bottles, formula, maternity underwear, nappies and wipes;
  • a beauty product or fragrance which has been used; or
  • a product which has been personalised for you or made to your specifications.

Find out more about Exchanges & Returns


Categories
RockPopMusic
Category
  1. Performer
  2. Rock & Pop
Number of Discs
1
Copy Control
No
Number of Items
1
Media Type
CD
Title
Behaviour
Media
CD
BarCode
5099926829227
Country of Origin
USA
Label
Parlophone
Distributor
n/a
Format
CD
Barcode
5099926829227
Previews

Entertainment Weekly (11/9/90) - "...Heartfelt expressions of romantic distress, plus their best tunes yet..." - Rating: A+
Entertainment Weekly (11/9/90) - "...Heartfelt expressions of romantic distress, plus their best tunes yet..." - Rating: A+
Q (12/99, p.68) - Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."
Q (11/90) - 4 Stars - Excellent - Included in Q's 50 best albums of 1990 - "Some of their dance fans may be a trifle disappointed...but the best ballads here are as wry and touching as vintage Broadway. Frank Sinatra should be calling shortly."
Q (10/95, p.144) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...By 1990's BEHAVIOUR, they were wiser, looser, and more natural. The sound is lusher and warmer, with syncopated guitars and orchestras in the mix..."
Q (12/99, p.68) - Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."
Q (11/90) - 4 Stars - Excellent - Included in Q's 50 best albums of 1990 - "Some of their dance fans may be a trifle disappointed...but the best ballads here are as wry and touching as vintage Broadway. Frank Sinatra should be calling shortly."
Q (10/95, p.144) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...By 1990's BEHAVIOUR, they were wiser, looser, and more natural. The sound is lusher and warmer, with syncopated guitars and orchestras in the mix..."
Musician (1/91, p.92) - "...[Pet Shop Boys] understand that life isn't about wrestling with the zeitgeist, but managing a laugh or two as you muddle through. And that's the real difference between teen fare and grown-up pop...."
Musician (1/91, p.92) - "...[Pet Shop Boys] understand that life isn't about wrestling with the zeitgeist, but managing a laugh or two as you muddle through. And that's the real difference between teen fare and grown-up pop...."
Stereo Review (4/91) - Best Recording Of The Month - "A bold, ambitious album...the Pet Shop Boy's crowning achievement..it works it magic through compositional subtlety, lyrical eloquence, and thematic reach.."
Stereo Review (4/91) - Best Recording Of The Month - "A bold, ambitious album...the Pet Shop Boy's crowning achievement..it works it magic through compositional subtlety, lyrical eloquence, and thematic reach.."
New York Times (Publisher) (11/4/90) - "Not since the Carpenters has a group so effectively juxtaposed a dispassionate voice with such upbeat, vacuum packed pop...it's best moments...are wistful reveries with a hypnotic pulse."
New York Times (Publisher) (11/4/90) - "Not since the Carpenters has a group so effectively juxtaposed a dispassionate voice with such upbeat, vacuum packed pop...it's best moments...are wistful reveries with a hypnotic pulse."

Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Being Boring
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] This Must Be The Place I Waited Years To Leave
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] To Face The Truth
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] How Can You Expect To Be Taken Seriously
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Only The Wind
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] My October Symphony
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] So Hard
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Nervously
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] End Of World
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Jealousy
Country
UK
Genre
Pop / Rock
Release Date
12 December 2008
Songs / Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Being Boring
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] This Must Be The Place I Waited Years To Leave
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] To Face The Truth
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] How Can You Expect To Be Taken Seriously
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Only The Wind
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] My October Symphony
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] So Hard
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Nervously
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] End Of World
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Jealousy
Notes

This Limited Edition of BEHAVIOR is packaged in a custom slipcase with a 36-page booklet, and contains a bonus disc of rare tracks.
Pet Shop Boys: Neil Tennant (vocals); Chris Lowe (keyboards, programming).
Additional personnel: Johnny Marr.
Producers: Harold Faltermeyer, Julian Mendelsohn, Brothers In Rhythm, Pet Shop Boys.
Reissue producers: Pet Shop Boys, Chris Heath.
Engineers include: Paul Wright, Pete Schwier, Brian Reeves.
Includes liner notes by Chris Heath.
Digitally remastered by Tim Young (Metropolis Mastering, London, England).
Behavior was a retreat from the deep dance textures of Introspective, as it picked up on the carefully constructed pop of Actually. In fact, Behavior functions as the Pet Shop Boys' bid for mainstream credibility, as much of the album relies more on popcraft than rhythmic variations. Although its a subtle maneuver, it would have been rather disastrous if the results weren't so captivating. Tennant takes this approach seriously, singing the lyrics instead of speaking them. That doesn't necessarily give the album added emotional baggage -- all of the distance and detachment in the duo's music is not a hindrance, it's part of the concept -- but it does result in an ambitious and breathtaking pop album, which manages to include everything from the spiteful "How Can You Expect to Be Taken Seriously?" to the wistful "Being Boring." ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine

Date Released
2008-12-01 00:00:00
Audio Format
PCM Audio
Studio / Live
Studio
Video Disabled
0
Performer
Pet Shop Boys
Artists
  1. Pet Shop Boys
Duration
48m 52s
Bundle deals expire when stock runs out. T&Cs apply

No reviews yet.

Be the first!

R 155

Shop by Department