Hugh Cornwell – Monster
"Monster is a lyrically strong and musically adventurous yet cohesive album – and it sounds amazing on vinyl, with the volume cranked up."
Hugh finds no heroes in celeb culture
"This album is a reaction to the whole current trend of ‘celebrity’ because the celebrity that people are striving for now has nothing to do with achievement – it’s just for the sake of celebrity."
What a buzz it was to have @HughCornwell from The Stranglers back on stage here this week!!Discussing his forthcoming album "Monster" with 6Music's Matt Everitt and told some great stories of The Stranglers early appearances down here. And then treated … Continue reading
Mark Lloyd talks to musician Hugh Cornwell
Hugh Cornwell will electrify the Dubai Opera tomorrow night
"It is in trouble I would say, and there are a number of reasons for that,” he says. “The popularity of techno and hip-hop music today is part of that trend because both of these genres don’t have a focus on melody. And then you factor in all these talent shows and I do fear for the craft of songwriting."
Hugh Cornwell defends songs about Mussolini and Mugabe on new album
"The Stranglers’ former chief songwriter has announced Monster will be out in October."
Gig review: Wilko Johnson and Hugh Cornwell at Leeds University Stylus
"The audience had a journey through his solo career, a new album is on the horizon, and a smattering of Stranglers classics"
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