"This album is a reaction to the whole current trend of ‘celebrity’ because the celebrity that people are striving for now has nothing to do with achievement – it’s just for the sake of celebrity."
What a buzz it was to have @HughCornwell from The Stranglers back on stage here this week!!Discussing his forthcoming album "Monster" with 6Music's Matt Everitt and told some great stories of The Stranglers early appearances down here. And then treated ….
"It is in trouble I would say, and there are a number of reasons for that,” he says. “The popularity of techno and hip-hop music today is part of that trend because both of these genres don’t have a focus on melody. And then you factor in all these talent shows and I do fear for the craft of songwriting."