Tom Bailey & Alannah Currie
The Thompson Twins
December 16, 2003
October 13, 2011
Claim to fame:
They had many hits, some being Doctor, Doctor, Into the Gap, Lies Lies Lies, Love On Your Side, Lay Your Hands On Me, King For a Day, In the Name of Love, and Who Can Stop the Rain --as well as Hold Me Now (which was their biggest hit)
Where are they now?
In 1993 Bailey and Currie teamed up with engineer and programmer Keith Fernley (cred's include Dave Byrne) under the moniker Babble,and have so far released two albums, The Stone, and Ether; their music ís a mixture of tribal, trance and ambient. They've also contributed three tracks to Traci Lords debut album 1000 fires.
Babble are currently based in Karaka (New Zealand), working on a follow up to Ether and looking for a new record label.