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Private Plane / International
Minimal, Synth-pop, Experimental
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Thomas Leer (born Thomas Wishart, 1953, Port Glasgow, Scotland) is a Scottish musician. debut single, "Private Plane". Although it was recorded in his own flat and was only issued in 650 copies on his own label, it gained significant attention, with NME naming it "Single of the Week". It was also included in the fantastic compilation album Business As Usual, on Cherry Red/CRI. In 1979, he released the album The Bridge in collaboration with Robert Rental. new album and in 2009 on the track "Tonight", from the Stefano Panunzi album A Rose and continues to be musically active.

Tracks A1-A2 originally released 1978 on "Thomas Leer - Private Plane, International" 7" by Oblique Records.

Private Plane (4:00). Overview (current section). Me, Myself and I. Dark Day. Invisible Man. Western Mantra.

Thomas Leer Is An Innovative Electronic Musician Who Was Born In Port Glasgow, Scotland. He Began Singing For A Local Band At Age 13, And Was Writing His Own Music By 18. By 1977, He Had Moved To London, Where He Fronted Pressure, A Clash. Sales Information: Thomas Leer is an innovative electronic musician who was born in Port Glasgow, Scotland. By 1977, he had moved to London, where he fronted Pressure, a Clash­-esque punk group with fellow experimental Scottish musician Robert Rental

THOMAS LEER e Plane 7" Synth. Thomas Leer Private Plane Minimal Synth Oblique 1978. Thomas Leer - Contradictions CD New . Chinese Shoushan Stone Statue - Man & Pine Tree NR.

THOMAS LEER and ROBERT RENTAL monochrome day 1979. Thomas Leer - Choices (1982). Thomas Leer - International. Thomas Leer: International.

Thomas Leer - 4 Movements (Full EP). ✪ THOMAS LEER and ROBERT RENTAL monochrome day 1979. THOMAS LEER private plane 1978.


Private Plane


Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ER101 Thomas Leer Private Plane / International ‎(7") Oblique Records ER101 UK 1978
OBCO 001 Thomas Leer Private Plane / International ‎(7", Single, RE) Company Records, Oblique Records OBCO 001 UK 1978
DE-088 Thomas Leer Private Plane / International ‎(12", EP, RE, RM) Dark Entries DE-088 US 2015

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File this one alongside Robert Rental's virtually simultaneous release from 1978 Robert Rental - ParalysisLeer's single is more commercial and accessible, Rental's is darker, more sinister, more abstract. Both are brilliant examples of synth-pop late '70s post-punk style (the numero uno release in the genre is still probably The Normal's TVOD/Warm Leatherette imo).Leer and Rental collaborated on the 1979 album Thomas Leer & Robert Rental - The Bridge which has good moments but always seemed underwhelming to me. I sold my original copy for pennies sometime in the '90s and then bought a copy back about 5 years ago. Sadly it's very crackly but it doesn't really matter as I still don't rate it that highly for some reason.Leer went on to make many more records but none as good as this imo (he even re-made Thomas Leer - International as more commercial synth-pop in 1984).Rental sadly died in 2000.