New New Romantics Bot

The @NewNewRomBot1 is a Ruby Twitter bot that mashes up lyrics from Duran Duran, Spandau Ballet, Boy George, Flock of Seagulls and other acts from the New Romantic/New Wave early 80s.

It tweets daily here!

You can also play with it here on Heroku: (Cool shifting gradient background by Manuel Pinto.)

Songs included, so far:

A-Ha: Manhattan Skyline, Take on Me, The Sun Always Shines on TV,
Bangles: Manic Monday, Walk Down Your Street, Walk Like an Egyptian
Culture Club: Do You Really Want to Hurt Me, I’ll Tumble 4 Ya, Karma Chameleon
Crowded House: Don’t Dream it’s Over, Something So Strong, Pineapple Head
Duran Duran: Hungry Like the Wolf, New Moon on Monday, Rio, View to a Kill
Flock of Seagulls: I Ran, Space Age Love Song, Wishing (If I had a Photograph)
Go-Go’s: Vacation, We Got the Beat, Skidmarks on my Heart
Spandau Ballet: Gold, Round and Round, True

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