Still Raving: Westbam, the Greying Godfather of Techno
""Here in this basement," Cornwell, now 63, says to Westbam, "we, the Stranglers, gave our first performance in London, but only one person came to see us.""
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The Proms go punk, but something better change
"The Stranglers will be joining the line-up this summer. It has been a long time since they were punk, of course, ..."
The Stranglers Gobsmacked By Proms Invite
""Pretty gobsmacked that we should be asked. I can't think of many more prestigious events in the world musical calendar really.""
JJ Burnel, the man behind the bass of The Stranglers
"Life is so short, I prefer to be in awe of everything."
The Way We Were: Big gigs across Greater Manchester as the stars came to town
"The Stranglers seen here on stage at their Manchester Concert, June 1977"
Stranglers break out of punk mould with classical and ballet
"We are entering uncharted territory here. Can you be an old punk? But while the creative juices are flowing anything is possible"
Punks in clip fury at the BBC
"BBC bosses said Newsnight — already under fire over the Jimmy Savile scandal — was “not responsible for the current line-up of The Stranglers”"
Newsnight error leads fans of The Stranglers to think band had reformed
"Fans of The Stranglers have reacted angrily after mistakenly believing that the original line-up of the band had reformed following a BBC report."
The Stranglers and Fazer to perform at BBC Proms
"Punk outfit The Stranglers will appear at the inaugural BBC Radio 6 Music Prom alongside former Catatonia singer Cerys Matthews and folk star Laura Marling"
Never mind the Elgars... or how this year's Proms will star punks, rappers and rockers
"Speaking about his band’s involvement in the late night prom, The Stranglers’ bass guitarist Jean-Jacques Burnel, 61, said performing at the event was ‘as cool as it gets’."