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The Limit

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1) In the mid eighties, dutch producers Bernard Oattes en Rob Van Schaik released an album under the name “The Limit”. Hits included “Say Yeah”, “Crimes Of Passion” and “She’s So Devine”. After the album they went back to producing, with their biggest hit being “Love Take Over” by Five Star.

The Limit was a 1980s musical group composed of Dutch producers Bernard Oattes and Rob Van Schalk. They released a full-length album in 1984, which yielded the hit “Say Yeah”. The song peaked at #17 on the UK Singles Chart and at #7 on the U.S. Billboard Dance/Club Play chart.

2) THE LIMIT : USA based power Rock Trio compared to Rush and Pearl Jam touring nationwide USA and Europe released “Reinventing the Sun,” Internationally 2008 on MCR.
Listen here: www.thelimitmusic.com

3) Minimal Electro/New Wave band act formed by Survival Records’s in-house photographer & cover designer on many of their releases, P. K Edgley. Only released 2 singles in 1981. Additional vocals by Drinking Electricity’s member Anne Marie Heighway.

-Singles:

o Shock Waves b/w Ok Go [1981] 7” Single; Survival (SUR 002)
o Take It b/w Do It [1981] 7” Single; Survival (SUR 004)

4) Hardcore/punk band from Palermo, Italy.

2009 - Smash It 7’’ on Hanged Man Records

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  • Machiventa

    If anyone has a compilation of the Survival Records' The Limit's tracks I would greatly appreciate a PM.

    29 Mar 2013 Reply
  • NewYorkTaxi1983

    the limit/oattes van schaik are the most underrated synthpop act of all time. shame on the people who ain't heard there stuff!

    5 Sep 2011 Reply
  • chbrasse

    One of my favorites !! Great music and sound !! Please listen to the track "Moonlight Dream" or "Take me to the top" at http://www.lastfm.fr/music/Chris+Brass Greetings from Paris

    16 Mar 2009 Reply

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