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April 15 - 1977: All This & The Men In Black Too

If 1967 was dubbed “The Summer of Love” and made a mark in music history with the emergence of The Doors and the new psychedelic-sounding of The Beatles, a decade later was big too. 600 more words

Music History

Irish gigs round-up

SHAME | Whelan’s, Dublin, tomorrow, SOLD OUT.

With their debut album Songs of Praise, English post-punk outfit Shame sneer all over the BBC’s hallowed hymn-filled institution – and the sleeve with the lads holding baby pigs in a field, there’s a backhanded reference to another sacred text, the Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds. 696 more words

Gig Previews

The Stranglers and Friends - April 4 1980

When I got into school, my friend Nicky was waiting by the coat racks,

;she was waving an envelope at me and saying “They’ve arrived!!”. “They” were the tickets that we’d sent for, to see The Stranglers at… 983 more words

Punk Girls

Nottingham’s Splendour Festival To Celebrate 10th Anniversary

Nottingham’s Splendour Festival is ever growing, a celebration of city music and so much more which has now reached its tenth year. This year sees the likes of Paloma Faith, The Charlatans and The Stranglers head to the city’s famous Wollaton Park. 340 more words


March 29 - The Men In Black's Keyboard Man Hits 69

Happy 69th birthday to one of rock’s best, and most under-rated, keyboardists- Dave Greenfield. Greenfield was the last of the original lineup of The Stranglers to join and was perhaps the key to them lasting over 40 years. 196 more words


The Stranglers at O2 Academy, Leeds

On Thursday punk rock legends the Stranglers stormed the stage of the O2 Academy in Leeds with support from Irish alternative metal band Therapy? We headed down and got some photos of the action. 19 more words


LIVE REVIEW: The Stranglers brought their 'Definitive' tour to Norwich

With a career spanning 44 years which produced 17 albums, all of which hit the UK top 40, The Stranglers brought their definitive tour to the Norwich UEA. 610 more words