Hugh Cornwell "Totem & Taboo" video
The last hurrah
"Well, it was certainly an exciting time, there was an awful lot going on, an awful lot we were pushing. I get the feeling that we were trying to re-establish what rock music was about at the time."
The Stranglers' Baz Warne talks to Lee Trewhela about being the punk legends' 'new boy', their latest album and a return to Cornwall
"It's easy to forget now but Paul was the singer for 16 years – I have to be honest, it looked a bit strange with him out front but it sounded really good. Those were weird years and there were incredible lows. But that encapsulates this band's role as survivors"