Steve Lamacq 6 Music Prom
"Inviting The Stranglers to The Proms, I thought, would be as brilliant and perverse a choice in my head as it would be in theirs."
For one night only ... the Stranglers and London Sinfonietta together at last
"The punk icons, along with Cerys Matthews and Steve Lamacq, will share the stage with the orchestra in a Proms first"
The Stranglers front man Baz Warne on Proms debut
"Look North's Jeff Brown talked to Warne about the band's preparations for the pomp and ceremony of one of Britain's most well known live music events."
Punk gets fusty? The Stranglers bassist Jean-Jacques Burnel embraces monarchy and the Daily Telegraph
"He’s the snarling bassist in The Stranglers, punk’s most malevolent survivors, famed for beating up rival bands, fans and each other. But Jean-Jacques Burnel has revealed that he is now a Daily Telegraph-reading advocate for Britain’s constitutional monarchy."
The Stranglers’ Jean-Jacques Burnel: The Rolling Stones were fantastic, U2 are boring and smug
"For Jean-Jacques Burnel, his time with the Stranglers meant that “If gigs didn’t end in a riot, or we weren’t booed off stage, it wasn’t good”."
Baz Warne is back on home turf
"The punk legend will be joined by Dave Taggart, Joss Elliott and Baz Crosby to form Robot Elvis – a super-band, made up of committed professional musicians."
Info: Artist: Robot Elvis (Baz Warne) Date: 02 Aug 2013 Venue: The Independent City: Sunderland Address: 27/28 Holmeside Sunderland SR13JE Country: United Kingdom Add to Google Calendar | Download iCal
Flyer 1 Review
Info: Artist: Hugh Cornwell Date: 02 Aug 2013 Venue: Faehrmans Fest City: Hannover Country: Germany Add to Google Calendar | Download iCal
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Bass Player - August 2013
"Jean-Jacques Burnel and the Stranglers have returned with Giants, an album that captures the band's signature blend of punk, new wave, and balls-to-the-wall rock & roll."
Cornwell "oozed charisma" on first visit to Moochers Jailhouse in Stourbridge
"HUGH Cornwell produced, as expected, a polished and professional performance during his first visit to this relatively new Stourbridge town centre venue which is gaining an ever-increasing reputation for live acts."View Larger Map
Info: Artist: Hugh Cornwell Date: 01 Aug 2013 Venue: Moochers City: Stourbridge Address: 11 New Road Stourbridge West Midlands DY8 1PH Country: United Kingdom Add to Google Calendar | Download iCal