Thomas Dolby

Thomas Dolby

 

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Thomas Morgan Robertson (born 14 October 1958), known by the stage name Thomas Dolby, is an English musician, singer and producer. His hit singles include "She Blinded Me with Science" from 1982 and the 1984 single "Hyperactive!". He has also worked in production and as a session musician, as a technology entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, and as the Music Director for the TED Conference. Currently on faculty at the Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University, Dolby will lead Peabody’s Music for New Media program, slated to enroll its first students in the fall semester of 2018.

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She Blinded Me with Science
 
"She Blinded Me with Science" is a song by the English musician Thomas Dolby, released in 1982.
The Golden Age of Wireless
 
The Golden Age of Wireless is the debut album by Thomas Dolby.
Europa and the Pirate Twins
 
"Europa and the Pirate Twins" is a song by English artist Thomas Dolby, featured on his 1982 album The Golden Age of Wireless.
Whodini
 

Photos - Thomas Dolby73

Popular Albums22

Album Appearances & References25

Popular Songs8

Song Appearances & References7

Musical Groups2

Films1

Minor Film Appearances & References4

TV Shows2

Book References & Influences1

Video Game References4

Collaborators & Influencers8

Other Music-Related Relationships21

Personal & Professional Relationships3

Events1

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Videos40

Spotify - Albums & Singles51

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On13

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles6

How Thomas Dolby helped create the first polyphonic ringtones
  –  March 20, 2018
Here's a piece of tech history that was new to me: Apparently Thomas Dolby played a crucial role in the development ... It turns out that in addition to being a superb musician and songwriter he ran a software firm ... As Dolby noted in a 2005 interview ...
How Thomas Dolby helped create the first polyphonic ringtones
  –  March 20, 2018
Here's a piece of tech history that was new to me: Apparently Thomas Dolby played a crucial role in the development ... It turns out that in addition to being a superb musician and songwriter he ran a software firm ... As Dolby noted in a 2005 interview ...
Roland and BOSS Present Lifetime Achievement Awards to Thomas Dolby and Steve Vai
  –  January 26, 2018
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Roland and BOSS presented their third-annual Lifetime Achievement Awards to synthpop and electronic music pioneer and solo artist Thomas Dolby (Roland), and guitar virtuoso, artist, and producer Steve Vai (BOSS).
Roland and BOSS Present Lifetime Achievement Awards to Thomas Dolby and Steve Vai
  –  January 26, 2018
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Roland and BOSS presented their third-annual Lifetime Achievement Awards to synthpop and electronic music pioneer and solo artist Thomas Dolby (Roland), and guitar virtuoso, artist, and producer Steve Vai (BOSS).
How Did Our Default Ringtones Become So Grating?
  –  March 19, 2018
Around the time that these devices were starting to appear on shelves, a British musician named Thomas Morgan Robertson was working on his debut album, The Golden Age of Wireless, a name in reference to radio, not cell phones. You might know the guy as ...
How Did Our Default Ringtones Become So Grating?
  –  March 19, 2018
Around the time that these devices were starting to appear on shelves, a British musician named Thomas Morgan Robertson was working on his ... Dolby, a masterful synthpop musician whose hit “She Blinded Me With Science” was just a small glimpse of ...

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