Hugh Cornwell talks to Jeremy Sallis about album and tour …
The Stranglers review: still split opinion
"If they had intended to leave us conflicted, confused and somehow wanting to understand more, this was their mission accomplished."
No More Heroes
Flyer 1 Review 8 Videos
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 …
Piraeus Academy, Athens
"The front rows exlode into a mass of black motion – heads bopping up and down in time to the music like a synchopated graphic equaliser display."
I've Been Wild
Flyer 1 Review Setlist 18 Videos
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."