"...the Mendips, just outside Bath. The Stranglers are here, rehearsing for their new...soldiering on. Ditto the Damned. The Stranglers? Seventy five per cent intact after 38...Heroes and Peaches to Golden Brown, the Stranglers were Hugh Cornwell (singer, guitarist..."
""We've been able to explore different avenues, some more successful than others. There's quite a variety in the material. If look at 'No More Heroes' and 'Golden Brown' there's no comparison. You'd think it's a different band."
JJ Burnel interviewed on BBC Radio Sussex, Danny Pike show to chat about The Sranglers formation and their latest album. Tracks played – Another Camden Afternoon, Golden Brown, Strange Little Girl. Listen again on BBC iPlayer until 2nd March 2012
JJ Burnel and Baz Warne interviewed on Culture on France 24 to talk about their new album Giants, as well as their upcoming European and UK tour. They tell Catherine Nicholson why they don’t mind being described as ‘eclectic’. View ….
"It is a focal point and I don't apologize for it. I never wanted to be in the background. I did try for a while in the '80s coz it was pissing off the guitarist [ie. Hugh Cornwell, who departed in 1990] because everyone was talking about my bass sound and not the guitar."