Gary Kemp: Sing When You're Winning

What, pop pundits must ask themselves, was the inspiration behind that frothy and flamboyant hit confection Spandau Ballet which hogged the charts two decades back, and has been bouncing back every few years ever since?

The shotgun wedding of jazz-funk and New Romantic synth-pop?
The invention of eye-liner for men?
The collective craving for an escape from the harsh realities of Thatcher’s Britain?

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