ECHO + THE BUNNYMEN have topped a new online poll to find the best new wave act of the 1980s.
RollingStone.com asked pop fans to vote for their favourite blasts from the past.
Echo + The Bunnymen beat New Order and Talking Heads to claim the top spot.
Psychedelic Furs and Elvis Costello also made the top five.
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.