The Stranglers: All the things we did that were frowned upon in the past now seem like badges of honour
"We talk about one day The Stranglers will no longer be and it would have been 40 years over of our lives - and that's a weird concept, but you have to be realistic."
Ken Bruce – JJ Burnel from The Stranglers picks the Tracks of My Years with songs from Electric Light Orchestra and Martha Reeves & The Vandellas.
Stranglers get set for ‘party time’ tour
"We're playing a new piece this time. ... We're not flogging a new album, but we are working on something that we hope will be finished around September and released next year."
Ken Bruce – JJ Burnel from The Stranglers picks the Tracks of My Years with songs from Jimi Hendrix and The Kinks.
Ken Bruce – JJ Burnel from The Stranglers picks the Tracks of My Years with songs from Elvis Presley and The Equals.
Ken Bruce – JJ Burnel from The Stranglers picks the Tracks of My Years with songs from The Beach Boys and Kraftwerk.
Punk legends The Stranglers to perform in Cambridge
"“Everyone’s asking about this, thinking it’s the last Stranglers tour,” laughs JJ, “but there’s another definition of ‘definitive’, which is what defines you"
Punk legends The Stranglers open up about riots and nights in cells at Scottish gigs
"The first time we played in Scotland we weren’t the advertised act. The crowd came to see a rock group and got a bunch of punks instead."
INTERVIEW: Jean-Jacques Burnel
"Don’t get me wrong I feel that it was total bullshit what he did but it’s also bullshit to write him out of history."
Steve Lamacq – Independent Venue Week: Guildford