This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Xmas Legs Small Present Present
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Canada version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > DNA Magazine > DNA #211 - Grooming 2017 > THE “OTHER” ALISON


In the ’80s, Alison Moyet pioneered pairing cool electronica with warm, soulful vocals in the pop group, Yazoo. A solo career of chart hits followed, until her pop flame faded. Then, in 2013 she reignited with a brilliant album of grown-up electropop; The Minutes. Now, after a massive life re-boot and another amazing album, Other she’s headed to Australia for live shows (and words with Margaret Court). She spoke to Andrew Creagh.

DNA: Hi, you sound a bit breathless!

Alison Moyet: Everything’s been bonkers-fullon- crazy at the moment! I’ve just done this album but I’ve also been at college full-time.

At college?

Yeah, I’m studying sculpture. It’s brilliant! I just finished my end-of-year piece and it’s off to the foundry to be turned into bronze.

College, a tour, a new album; things are not slowing down you for, are they?

“Margaret Court… she’s a bit of a wanker, by all accounts. It’s good she knows that people abhor her attitude.

Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of DNA Magazine - DNA #211 - Grooming 2017
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - DNA #211 - Grooming 2017
Or 699 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.25 per issue
Or 3899 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only $ 5.49 per issue
Or 549 points

View Issues

About DNA Magazine

DNA #211 is jam-packed with features. Gay In Trump's USA interviews a variety of Americans to find out how they're coping in a Trump world. WWF Pro-wrestler Anthony Bowens talks about his boyfriend, being bisexual and what he thinks of wearing those tight-fitting lycra onesies. Nick Cook catches up with music and media legend Molly Meldrum in a fascinating follow-up interview. Justin Trudeau turns up at Toronto Pride, and cover model Blane is fit and bulge-tastic on the cover! In the Photography department, we take Joseph Vumbaco’s invitation to join his beautiful naked male models in bed to discover the fine line between pornography and art. Our Pin-Up Boy is the one-and-only Willy Wagtail, who strips off and goes for a swim in one of the most picturesque rivers. Grooming Editor-At-Large Will Fennell helps us choose the right fragrance, Dear Diva calls it like it is ("You're a piece of ass!"), and The Deplorables continue to disgrace themselves! We chat with pop-star-reality-TV-star Melissa Tkautz, talk the comedy of The Family Law with Ben Law, find out what Harry Cook has been up to, discover that electro-pop pioneer Alison Moyet has a new album and Aussie tour planned, and how Mat Verevis and Ricky Martin became such chums! All that and more!