02 Aug 2009 Interview: JJ Burnel, The Scotsman

Interview: Jean Jacques Burnel, bass guitarist and founder of the Stranglers
scotsman.com
"Watching Glastonbury. Everyone – even Status Quo – has played Glastonbury, but us, because we're banned. Many years ago we were asked to play when it was a CND thing, and I knew from my studies that CND was financed by Moscow, so we said we don't want to be involved. They've held it against us ever since."