Heaven 17 - What does that mean?

What Heaven 17 means - A Clockwork Orange - Stanley KubrickSynth pop band that can pride itself on the co-operation of two ex-members of the Human League. The Sheffield-born musicians were mostly active in the 80's, but every now and then they still take to the stage.

Heaven Seventeen is the name of a band that plays a role in the film A Clockwork Orange (1971) by Stanley Kubrick. In a scene at a music store a colourful list is shown called Top Ten features.

One of the bands on that list is Heaven Seventeen; one of the girls in the shop speaks out the name in a conversation with main character Alex.

Active: 1980-present, GBR
Site: http://www.heaven17.com/

See also: Clock DvaHuman League, Moloko

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