Relying on past glories? Not a chance of that happening to The Stranglers
"Bass player and founder member Jean-Jacques Burnel talks to Marrtin Neal about winning over the band's detractors, new material and their upcoming tour which once again visits Essex"
The Wall of Sound with Alex Dyke JJ Burnel of The Stranglers chats about the band’s new album and tour. https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06wtlj8
Stranglers back Guildford Star Inn against noise complaint that could close pub where band began
"JJ Burnel said people "should get up in arms" about the threat to the venue, where a plaque has been unveiled commemorating The Stranglers' first gig"
Mike Sweeney Mike speaks to JJ Burnel, from The Stranglers, about their latest projects. https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06xv17f
Rob Jelly JJ Burnel talks about The Stranglers ‘Back on the Tracks’ tour coming to Southend. https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06x5v4n
The Stranglers' JJ Burnel on Irish shows and the perils of punk nostalgia
"With The Stranglers kicking off their latest tour in Ireland next month, David Roy speaks to bassist Jean-Jacques Burnel about the punk survivors' ongoing resurgence and plans for a new album"
INTERVIEW! JJ Burnel on the Stranglers upcoming album/2019 tour and the band after Jet Black and much more
"Celebrating the elements, the Stranglers are in the middle of a three-pronged creative assault."
The Stranglers at Belgrade Beer Festival
"I think it’s important to understand the political situation in every country that we play, otherwise we would be living in a vacuum in which we can’t experience anything or hear the opinions of ordinary people"
Legendary punks The Stranglers say Cornwall has bitten the hand that feeds over Brexit
"We’re living during a time which is seeing the retreat of democracy. We’ve got hard men coming in now, like Putin and Trump."
The Stranglers talk ahead of Lunar Festival
"I've read that! What does it mean..? I don't know! I've posed the same question - 'what the **** do you mean by that?'"
"En 1977, j'ai rencontré Marc Bolan du groupe T.Rex à Londres et il m'avait dit que la pire chose qu'il n'avait jamais faite de sa vie fut d'aller à Los Angeles pour y travailler trois ans."
JJ Burnel from The Stranglers talks about the bands upcoming visit to Cornwall. https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p068mb4q