January – March 1992

As the year turned, Danny and I were still sharing a council flat with Shelley and Andy in Stoke Newington, just opposite Evering Road train station in North…

October – December 1987

1st October: Primal Scream / The Motorcycle Boy / Biff Bang Pow / These Immortal Souls – Town and Country…

July – September 1987

I was working in Our Price Records in Aldershot, when a strange album, with an even stranger title, was released on Factory Records.…

April – June 1987

Just as the single was released, Rudy decided to leave the band and head off around Europe busking. We had a few gigs set…

January – March 1987

I had been getting into Blue Note and Verve jazz from the ’50s and ’60s for a while, increasing my vinyl collection via my…

October – December 1986

My band Bluetrain had recorded our new e.p. for Dreamworld Records and now we waited for Dan Treacy to give us a release date. We rehearsed…

July – September 1986

Danny bought our drummer, Kevin’s Mini 1275GT for £750. It was black had a little sun roof. He bought a…