The Plan is an archival compilation album of early demo recordings by British new wave band Tubeway Army (the band name originally used by Gary Numan), released in 1984. While the demos on The Plan were originally recorded in 1977 and 1978, they remained unreleased until September 1984 when Numan's former label, Beggars Banquet Records, issued them a year after Numan left the label.
Tubeway Army were a London-based new wave and electronic band led by lead singer Gary Numan. They were the first band of the electronic era to have a synthesiser-based number-one hit, with their single "Are 'Friends' Electric?" and its parent album Replicas both topping the UK charts in mid-1979.
Listen to music from Tubeway Army like Are 'Friends' Electric?, Me, I Disconnect From You & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Tubeway Army. What started as a British punk band would evolve into something quite different. Tubeway Army's main claim to fame is that Gary Webb (aka Gary Numan ) first came to the public's attention here. The band was formed in London, UK in 1977 by Gary Numan and the late Paul Gardiner.
Tubeway Army – Tubeway Army. BBL 4 CD. Tubeway Army. Tubeway Army (CD, Album, Comp, RE, RM). Beggars Banquet.
The classic self-titled debut by Gary Numan's Tubeway Army was finally reissued by Beggars Banquet, who have done a masterful job remastering the tracks and adding a live set from 1978 as a bonus. In the past, many have felt that Numan's debut disc didn't measure up to his later triumphs (1979's Replicas, 1980's Telekon, et., but listening to it today, you discover that it's the most underrated of all his early albums.
Gary Numan - Tubeway Army Minor damage to bottom right of sleeve (see pictures) but otherwise excellent, vinyl is immaculate. tubeway army replicas lp record-Beggars Banquet BEGA7-1979-matrix nos A1/B1-SRAWBERRY-all in good condition Gary Numan - Tubeway Army: Premier Hits CD. £. 9. 3 –Tubeway Army Are 'Friends' Electric?. 4 –Tubeway Army Down In The Park 4:23. 6 –Tubeway Army Bombers. Gary Numan, Tubeway Army - 1978 EX/VG+.