"No, I don’t. I learnt very early on not to do that."
Interview Jean-Jacques Burnel
"There were loads of them being escorted out of the gig for trying to jump up onto the stage"
The Stranglers’ secret recordings as Celia and the Mutations, 1977
"Celia was a new face, but there were clues to the identity of her backing band"
The Stranglers' Jean-Jacques Burnel talks ahead of Birmingham show - interview
"When we started in the 70s there weren’t bands that were 40 years old. Even The Stones, who we were slagging off, were only 15 years old. We thought they were ancient. So now we’ve entered unchartered territory really"
Baz Warne Interview
"‘Is this is what I want to do with my life? Have I got the time left to do it,? Will I fit in?’"
JJ Burnel on Broadcasting House with Paddy O’Connell.