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get a grip

“the worst crime that i ever did was playing rock and roll”, that’d be a nice epitaph and if anyone remembers when i punch my ticket go ahead and put it right there on the stone. 732 more words

The Stranglers at O2 Academy, Newcastle on 12th March 2015

I only really became aware of The Stranglers as a musical institution after interviewing two of its members exactly one year apart. Jean-Jacques “JJ” Burnel and Baz Warne were both top notch interviewees – the type that look and sound threatening but when given fifteen minutes on the phone with, prove to be some of the nicest, most genuine people you’ll ever talk to. 735 more words

Sound & Silence

Breaking News | Motörhead Confirmed for Eden Sessions 2015

By Kieran Webber

The legendary heavy metal group are to grace Eden project’s stage along side 70’s punk band The Stranglers as they are confirmed as Headliners for the Eden Sessions. 138 more words


Top of the Pops & Hanging Around

Here are The Rezillos performing Top of the Pops, not on Top of the Pops but Revolver.

The first Rezillos album Can’t Stand the Rezillos… 523 more words


Happy Birthday, JJ Burnel

One of Punk Rock’s greatest bassists (and a classically trained guitarist, to boot!). His bass lines define The Stranglers sound, and what a fine sound that is! 16 more words


What's in the bag? (1)

Clearly I’m a bit bored, however, ideas born from boredom are not necessarily a bad thing, although this one might very well be. I have a Head tote bag, it cost me £1 and it’s just right for vinyl, so, here is a new thing called, “What’s in the bag?” Here is the bag in question: 141 more words

What's In The Bag?