"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' 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.
No More Heroes Game On Nintendo Switch Is 1st Suda 51 Title In 10 Years
"No More Heroes is an action-adventure hack and slash game originally for the Nintendo Wii. Its title came from a song of the same title from a british punk band called The Stranglers."
Hugh Cornwell and John Cooper Clarke discuss the album that they’ve recorded together.
Jo Good show: Poet John Cooper Clarke with and former Stranglers frontman Hugh Cornwell, comedian Paul Foot and designer Martin Waller.
Hugh Cornwell talks to Jeremy Sallis about album and tour …
Life in the Stranglers is never dull
"With (singer) Hugh Cornwell I tried to talk to him but he slammed the phone down on me. It is a shame. For me he was a very close friend and collaborator for 16 years and I’m not the kind of person who can write someone out of their life."
The Stranglers in Dubai: Flag-bearers of punk music
"I think people have reassessed The Stranglers and the last three albums have really turned people’s opinions of us around."
Ahead of Irish Village gig, The Stranglers’ JJ Burnel muses on the politics of punk
"The 'they' he is referring to is punk’s golden duo, The Clash and the Sex Pistols, both of which The Stranglers predate by a year or so."
Hugh Cornwell talks to Sue Marchant about album and tour …
Legendary British punk rock band The Stranglers refuse to be intimidated by BDS
"My thinking is, if someone invited to perform professionally, I weigh the offer and decide to accept it or not. I accepted the offer to play in Israel. Full stop."
Punk Poet Laureate Dr John Cooper Clarke joins Jools for an evening of wit and repartee, including a live performance with Hugh Cornwall, Jools and the band and a selection of top tunes from the good Doctor’s portmanteau.
Sally Butcher chats about her new book and Dr John Cooper Clarke and Hugh Cornwell discuss their first collaborative album.
Mark Radcliffe presents the show solo, and is joined by acclaimed poet Dr John Cooper Clarke and esteemed singer / songwriter (and founding member of The Stranglers) Hugh Cornwell, who are here to play a live set in the Salford studio.