John Cooper Clarke & Hugh Cornwell, Kentish Town Forum
"The most surreal gig I’ve ever been to"
Music review: Dr. John Cooper Clarke & Hugh Cornwell
"Judging by the reaction, and dark fun, of tonight’s show this is a collaboration with many more miles still left on the clock."
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Jo Good show: Poet John Cooper Clarke with and former Stranglers frontman Hugh Cornwell, comedian Paul Foot and designer Martin Waller. http://bbc.in/2fB9lu9
Dr John Cooper Clarke and Stranglers frontman Hugh Cornwell to headline Birmingham's O2 Academy
"I’ve tried cohabiting, but it doesn’t suit me because I like my time alone to think. I think that’s why garden sheds started."
No More Heroes
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Dr John Cooper Clarke & Hugh Cornwell
"Hugh Cornwell and John Cooper Clarke are genuine legends and that goes a long way to excusing any slightly faltering start to the set but they certainly grew into it."
This Time It’s Personal – Norwich
"We got another treat. About half an hour of Cornwell songs and The Stranglers songs, with an amazing rendition of Walk on By. That man knows how to play the guitar. He’s a perfectionist, ensuring that the sound was always the best it could be, calling in the stage hand when needed."
This Time It’s Personal LIVE – Something Like a Review
"There are few things finer in the creative arts than a project that is totally unexpected but in hindsight makes perfect sense"
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Hugh Cornwell talks to Jeremy Sallis about album and tour … http://bbc.in/2flZY6e
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
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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 … http://bbc.in/2guIaGc
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
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