06 Jul 2013 The Stranglers at The Proms, Daily Mail

The flag-waving finale, the majesty of the Albert Hall, Wagner versus...the Stranglers? The Proms just got weirder and better
"The Stranglers, Cerys Matthews and Laura Marling appear with the London Sinfonietta (live on Radio 3 and 6 Music) in a celebration of contemporary music from punk to experimental composers Edgard Varèse and Luciano Berio."

08 Mar 2013 The Stranglers buy a bit of a pub

The Stranglers and Portishead among music heavyweights backing purchase of Bath pub
"Stranglers bass guitarist, Jean Jacques Burnel, told the Chronicle: “The Stranglers have always had a connection with Bath and The Bell is a favoured haunt when we are in town. We feel that it's important to support it as a musical institution in Bath.”"