Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Heartbeats and Triggers by Translator, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Heartbeats and Triggers

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Album Review

Translator's signature song, "Everywhere That I'm Not," a sweet slice of new wave guitar pop mourning the loss of John Lennon, is included here, along with nine other tracks that simultaneously celebrate love and alienation; naturally, it was critically embraced during the post-punk era. The recording is a completely apt portrayal of the San Francisco guitar band sound from the era — shrouded in darkness and masked with a perky new wave drum sound.

Customer Reviews


"Everywhere" is the John Lennon tribute. "Everywhere That I'm Not" was the breakthrough single. This is a wonderful LP from a band that deserved better in the market.

Look for the Steve Barton solo albums. Translator lives!!!!


Formed: 1979 in San Francisco , CA

Genre: Pop

Years Active: '80s

Inspired by the Beatles and merging energetic pop with graceful but evocative melodies, the San Francisco-based four-piece Translator featured two singer/songwriter/guitarists (Steve Barton and Bob Darlington) and a sound that spanned Merseybeat and stripped-down rock to psychedelia. Larry Dekker on bass and Dave Scheff on drums completed the lineup, a constant during the band's initial seven-year run, as well as for their sporadic, post-breakup reunion appearances. Formed in Los Angeles in 1979,...
Full Bio
Heartbeats and Triggers, Translator
View in iTunes

Customer Ratings


Influenced by This Artist