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 27th May - 9th June 1982

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27th May - 9th June 1982


Volume 4 - Number 11 - Issue 91

Cover Photo - (Unknown)

Price - 38p    Pages - 44


Dave Rimmer - Toyah

Peter Silverton - The Higsons

Johnny Black - Echo And The Bunnymen

Mark Ellen - Adam Ant


Mark Rusher - Toyah (4-5)

Steve Rapport - Suggs (Page 7)

Steve Rapport - Gillan (Page 7)

Steve Rapport - Terry Hall (Page 7)

Steve Rapport - Dave Wakeling (Page 7)

Steve Rapport - Mari Wilson (Page 8)

LFI - UB40 (Page 8)

Peter Anderson - Clare Grogan (Page 9)

Kevin Cummins - The Higsons (Page 11)

Chris Walter - John Lydon (Page 12)

Virginia Turbett - Steve Strange and Helen Barrett (Page 13)

Virginia Turbett - Bananarama and Joanne Payne (Page 13)

Barry Plummer - David Sylvian (Page 17)

Eric Watson - Echo And the Bunnymen (Page 23)

Eric Watson - Madness (Centre Spread)

Virginia Turbett - The Jam (Page 26)

Alan Ballard - Adam Ant (Page 35-36)

Virginia Turbett - Marc Almond (Page 39)

Justin Thomas - Simon Le Bon (Page 39)

Andre Csillag - Status Quo (Page 41)

Simon Fowler - Duran Duran (Back Cover)


Associates - Club Country

Toyah - Brave New World

Mari Wilson - Baby It's True

UB40 - Love Is All, Is All Right

Altered Images - Pinky Blue

Genesis - Paperlate

Japan - Cantonese Boy

Echo And The Bunnymen - The Back Of Love

The Jam - 'A' Bomb In Wardour Street

Madness - House Of Fun

Nicole - A Little Peace

Scritti Politti - Faithless

The Quick - Rhythm Of The Jungle

Blondie - Island Of The Lost Souls

Siouxsie And The Banshees - Fireworks


Issue Information

Front Cover:


Centre Spread:


Back Cover:

Duran Duran



The Higsons

Echo and the Bunnymen

Adam Ant


Patrice Rushen

Honey Bane

Mood Six

Public Image Ltd



 "The Power Age" - Ross Halfin/Pete Makowski, "Pop Quiz" - Jill Sinclair/Frances Whitaker,

"The Beatles" - TV Times/Look-In

Haircut One Hundred

The Human League

Steve Strange and Helen Barrett

Bananarama and Joanne Payne

Classix Nouveaux - Jimi Sumen

Stevie Wonder

Doll By Doll



World Of Music, Arts And Dance Festival with:

Peter Gabriel

Simple Minds

Echo And The Bunnymen

The Beat

The Burundi Drummers


Rip Rig & Panic

Siouxsie And The Banshees

 Vinyl Frontier:

Fashion - Fabrique

Shakin' Pyramids - Celts And Cobras

The Damned - Lovely Money" / "I Think I'm Wonderful

Cabaret Voltaire - 2 x 45

Rico - Jama Rico

A lock Of Seagulls - Space Age Love Song

John Cooper Clarke - Zip Style Method

Bitz 'N' Pices

Billy McKenzie - All Time Top Ten

Mari Wilson - Personal File

Bev Hillier - Take Five

Disco Top 40

Independent Singles Top 30

Independent Albums Top 10

Fan Clubs:

Echo And The Bunnymen

Adam Ant


Other Bits


The Capital Goaldiggers:



Terry Hall

Dave Wakeling

Get Smart:

Duran Duran

Graham Fellows


China Crisis



Chas And Dave


Echo and the Bunnymen

Adam Ant


Singles: David Hepworth

Echo And The Bunnymen - The Back Of Love

Space - Magic Fly

New Order - Temptation

Altered Images - Pinky Blue

Toyah - Brave New World

Madness - House Of Fun

The Nolans - Crashing Down

Virgin Prunes - Pagan Lovesong

Siouxsie And The Banshees - Fireworks

UB40 - Love Is All Is All Right

The Gap Band - Early In The Morning

Pluto - I Man Bitter

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Crimson And Clover

Jane Aire - I Close My Eyes And Count To Ten

Genesis - 3 x 3 (Paperlate / You Might Recall)

Classix Nouveaux - Because You're Young

Tom Verlaine - Days On The Mountain / Postcard From Waterloo


David Hepworth

Bev Hillier

Dave Rimmer

Ian Cranna

Neil Tennant

Johnny Black

Time de Lisle

Ian Birch

Kim Wilde - Select

Girlschool - Screaming Blue Murder

Blondie - The Hunter

Section 25 - The Key Of Dreams

Squeeze - Sweets From A Stranger

Blue Orchids - The Greatest Hit

Various Artists - Dura Dance

Vic Goddard & The Subway Sect - Songs For Sale

Kid Creole And The Coconuts - Tropical Gangsters

Various Artists - Sex, Sweat And Blood (The New Danceability)

Roxy Music - Avalon

The Fixx - Shuttered Room

Nights Out:

Status Quo - London (Jill Sinclair)


Kid Creole And The Coconuts


Mari Wilson



Thin Lizzy

Sot Cell

Haircut One Hundred

Bad Manners

Donny Osmond


Echo And The Bunnymen - The Back Of Love Single

Chas And Dave - Mustn't Grumble Album

Blondie - The Hunter Album

The Fixx - Shuttered Room Album

Siouxsie And The Banshees - Fireworks Single

Adam And The Ants - Goody Two Shoes Single

Roy White and Steve Torch - Who's Asking You Single

The Mood - Paris Is One Day Away Single

Associates - Sulk Album

Woolworths Various Albums including Duran Duran and Squeeze

Mood Six - Hanging Around Single


Happy Reading

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