"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’ secret recordings as Celia and the Mutations, 1977
"Celia was a new face, but there were clues to the identity of her backing band"
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."
Jools’ Annual Hootenanny
With performances by John Cooper Clarke and Hugh Cornwell, Chaka Khan, Christine and the Queens, Roy Wood, Rag’n’Bone Man, Gregory Porter, Martin Fry’s ABC, UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue, Seasick Steve, Caravan Palace, Imelda May, and Ruby Turner, plus appearances by a host of celebrities.
‘Jools’ Annual Hootenanny’ TV show, Maidstone