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Chart Music Through The Years: 1977

Yes! Back thanks to an almost universal lack of demand, I stretch back the scalp of time and feast upon the mushy innards of the past – in this instance I return to the UK music charts. 1,707 more words


LIVE SESSION: The Stranglers Live Paris? 1980?

LIVE SESSION: The Stranglers Live Paris? 1980?

Songs: “Hanging Around”, “The Raven”, “Dead Los Angeles”

Alternative Rock

Never a Frown

The Stranglers released the song “Golden Brown” in 1981. It was written by Hugh Cornwell. He said the song “works on two levels, it’s about heroin and also about a girl. 568 more words


song of the day - “Telephone Operator” | PETE SHELLEY | 1982.

Today, English singer / songwriter / guitarist Pete Shelley turns 61 – Happy Birthday!  Pete is prolly best known for his five-year stint with the Greater Manchester, England Punk Rock band, Buzzcocks, which he co-formed with Howard Devoto in 1976 (Howard would leave the band a year later).  529 more words


Ruby: 40 Years of Rattus Norvegicus

The Stranglers – Rattus Norvegicus

Released April 15th, 1977 on United Artists Records

The Stranglers came up rough-and-tumble in the English pub rock scene of the mid-1970s, and it shows.   426 more words


News: The Stranglers bring their classic collection Down Under

One of the UK’s most important musical exports, The Stranglers announce their return to Australia in 2018 with their biggest tour in 30 years, ‘ 285 more words