Formed in London in 1979 by college friends, frontman Cy Curnin and drummer Adam Woods, their 1982 MCA debut Shuttered Room featured the singles, “Stand or Fall”and “Red Skies." Their 1983 release, Reach the Beach spawned the hit single, “Saved by Zero” and their highest charting single, “One Thing Leads to Another” which reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album went on to attain Platinum certification while hitting #8 on the Billboard 200. Additional hits from later albums included“Are We Ourselves?”, “Sunshine in the Shade”, “Deeper and Deeper”, “Built for the Future”, “Secret Separation” and “Driven Out”. With the classic lineup back intact, Curnin, Woods, keyboardist Rupert Greenall, guitarist Jamie West-Oram and bassist Dan K. Brown, The Fixx released their 10th studio album Beautiful Friction in 2012.