Gig Review :: The Stranglers – Manchester Academy (26/03/11)
"Perhaps The Stranglers have got the right idea – after all punk was the “great rock’n'roll swindle” (allegedly)."
Live Review: The Stranglers - Manchester Academy - 26/03/2011
"the sight of The Strangler’s JJ Burnel and Baz Warne dancing around the stage during Wilko Johnson’s set wearing just balloons was not for the faint-hearted."
All Day And All Of The Night / No More Heroes
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No more heroes? Don't you believe it!
"For The Stranglers the beat most definitely still goes on and so, thankfully, it seems we will all be seeing a lot more of them until they can finally say 'Mission accomplished'."
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The Stranglers at the Southsea Pyramids
"Veteran punk rockers were out in force last night at a packed Pyramids to see an appetising double-bill."
Freedom Is Insane
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The Stranglers + Wilko Johnson @ Birmingham Academy 2011
"The Stranglers are totally uncompromising. After all these years they have lost none of their stamina, none of their edge, ..."
Go Buddy Go
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Review: The Stranglers – The Black & Blue tour
"It was intense but hugely impressive and reminded everyone there just why the band is so respected"
The Stranglers: Self-Styled Meninblack Were In Full Attack @ Brighton Dome
"This time around the audience were less reverential and more inclined to party like it was 1979."
I Feel Like A Wog
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Music: The Stranglers
"The old adage about the Cambridge/Oxford rivalry inspired some fervent boos from the audience, but isn’t it always better to bond over likes rather than dislikes?"
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Live: The Stranglers at Oxford Academy – 15th March 2011
"I went away hot, sweaty and satisfied vowing to ensure I caught The Stranglers playing on each tour from here on in."
Always The Sun
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Interview: The Stranglers
"During those days, most of the students didn’t question those movements, and I did…we said at the time we didn’t want to be associated with that. So Michael Eavis held that against us for all those years. We would have headlined"
"They are also one of the few bands left who can deliver quality rock’n’roll with edge which they proved once again on the night. See them while you still can because there won’t ever be another band like them."
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Interview: JJ Burnel (The Stranglers)
"However, there’s a fine line between the iconoclastic and the puerile, and by reviving the almost equally ancient Two Sunspots – a silly ode to a prominent part of the female anatomy – the band teetered on the brink of crossing that line."
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