"That would be a great home-cooked food, and a movie. I love cooking, it’s one of my passions. I cooked for Keith Floyd once and he absolutely loved it. He came round to my house and told me that he rarely got invited out because people wouldn’t have him round for dinner."
"Hugh finished a great first set with the wonderful Ricky Nelson track Sweeter Than You. Hugh carried on this theme into the second half of the show with a fine cover of Take a Message to Mary by the Everly Brothers."
"A quick apology later and it was a return to The Stranglers with “Never Say Goodbye” and what Cornwell claimed was his first acoustic performance of “Nuclear Device” which if, true, worked remarkably well."
"Following that, the pair did a reprisal of their roles as the proprietors of the "Women and Women, Too" feminist bookstore, bringing out Hugh Cornwell of the Stranglers to play a briny song that was probably the most entertaining three minutes of the night."
PORTLANDIA with Hugh Cornwell "Golden Brown" @ Music Hall of Williamsburg, NYC 1/20/12
Hugh makes guest appearance in “Portlandia: The Tour”, a stage show adaptation of the US TV comedy series Portlandia.
"Finally free from record company pressure, free from having to bother with the pointless world of the charts, free from expectation, free from any constraints the rat pack in black of the Stranglers have cut their finest album for years."