Pink Turns Blue

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Pink Turns Blue
Origin Berlin
Genres Darkwave, alternative rock, gothic rock
Years active 1985–1995, 2003–present
Labels Red Sun Records
Members Mic Jogwer
Brigid Anderson
Rüdiger Walter
Reinhold Walter
Andreas Plappert
Marcus Giltjes

Pink Turns Blue are an influential band from Cologne, Germany. Formed in 1985, they quickly put out their first LP, If Two Worlds Kiss expressing a sound reminiscent of New Wave with very dark undertones and use of synthesizers, only to become one of the pioneers of the developing sub-genre of dark wave.

After many hits like "Michelle", "Walking On Both Sides", "Your Master Is Calling", "The First", "I Coldly Stare Out", "Touch The Skies", "Catholic Sunday", "Missing You", "If Two Worlds Kiss", "Moon" and "Seven Years", they split up in 1995. In 2003, they reformed to appear in a few festivals. Because of the success of the reunion, they released a Best Of album called Re-Union, and in 2005 their studio album Phoenix.


Mic Jogwer - Vocals, Guitars
Brigid Anderson - Vocals, Keys, Tambourine
Rüdiger Walter - Guitars
Reinhold Walter - Bass
Andreas Plappert - Drums
Marcus Giltjes - Samples & Sounds, Art Direction, Films


  • If Two Worlds Kiss LP/CD 1987
  • Touch the Skies 12"/MCD 1988
  • Meta LP/CD 1988
  • Your Master Is Calling 12"/MCD 1988
  • Eremite LP/CD 1990
  • Michelle 12"/MCD 1990
  • The Son 12"/MCD 1991
  • Aerdt LP/CD 1991
  • Seven Years 12"/MCD 1991
  • Overloaded 12"/MCD 1991
  • Sonic Dust CD 1992
  • Star 12"/MCD 1992
  • Perfect Sex DCD/CD 1994
  • Muzak CD 1994
  • Best of and Rarities DCD 1998
  • Re-Union CD 2004
  • Phoenix CD 2005
  • Ghost CD 2007
  • Storm CD 2010

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