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  1. Fanatics! My Florida Shows Have Been Postponed, but My Radio Show Goes OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 7 | LA Weekly

    ... 03. The Clash - Hate and War / The Clash 04. Suicide Girl / Suicide 05. Cramps - Green Fuz / Psychedelic Jungle 06. The Fall - Rebellious Jukebox / Live at the Witch Trials 07. X-Ray Spex - Let's Submerge / Let's Submerge 08. The Ruts - Jah War ...


  2. Mark E Smith in typically suave pose in Falmouth.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 7 | Cornish Guardian

    ... last year's Sub-Lingual Tablet is strangely missing from the conversations (I think they did play it but most of the Fall's modern canon sounds the same). They did play a couple of old songs including the Big Bopper cover White Lightning and, best ...


  3. One of the biggest parties in Cornwall - the Halloween Masked Ball.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 30 | Cornish Guardian

    It might be getting colder but there's plenty of things to get you hot in October - beer festivals, bands from Dreadzone to The Fall, cool dance, top theatre including Alexandra Burke in Sister Act, all ending in one of the biggest parties on the Cornish calendar, the Halloween Masked Ball. There's a massive 'dog walkies' session from Marazion to Penzance Prom and everyone's invited to bring a canine friend and take part at 11am- Krysia Osostowicz is one of the leading violinists of her generation: she has given concerto and recital performances across Europe, and plays at Blisland Church at 6.30pm.


  4. You can't have the highs in life if you haven't experienced the lowsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 |

    ... Teuchmann/Getty Images) "Yes, that's why we're having such an easy conversation," says the former guitarist with The Fall. Start has a way of drawing you in, making you want to be part of her relaxed, open, sunny world. A world where even the ...


  5. He Is Me - "Drowning Man/Ocean Man"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Obscure Sound

    ... with the drowning man / cut into me late, if you can." This particular moment reminds nicely of darker efforts from The Fall, Mark E. Smith's post-punk group, with a dark sort of hypnotic allure. I'm the founder/editor of Obscure Sound. I used to ...


  6. September Music ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Austin Monthly

    Emitting punishing, aggressive noise punk, Carl Sagan's Skate Shoes are at their best when merging that aesthetic with melodic, distorted '90s riffs on songs like "Monahans" and "Smoke" and staggering structures like "Under the Texas Sun." These children of Nirvana and The Fall offer something wholly unafraid and bewildering.


  7. The Surprising Jewish Story Behind Indie Rock Legend Brix Smith-StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | Forward

    A teen rebel who idolized British punk, she lived a dream by marrying British musician Mark E. Smith, founder of the hugely influential band The Fall and became his band's unlikely lead guitarist at 20. After the couple's disastrous split, she quit the rocker lifestyle, waitressed in Los Angeles, romped with violinist Nigel Kennedy and poet Murray Lachlan-Young, and finally settled down with retail titan Philip Start in London. TV celebrity followed.


  8. The fall and rise of a California girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... she and husband Philip Start opened in Shoreditch. To music fans, she will always be the woman who helped transform The Fall - arguably one of Britain's most influential bands - from a sour, image-averse boys' club to a shape-shifting group skirting ...


  9. Henry Rollins: Geeking Out Over Krautrock in DusseldorfRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... one of the Slowboys asked. He started pulling open drawers and showing me other ones they had. Tour posters for The Fall, Grotesque album era, and The Damned from the 1980 Black Album tour dates, never used, stared up at me. I had never seen the ...


  10. When the mighty Fall came to New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 |

    The Press' photograph of Fall guitarist Marc Riley arriving at Christchurch Airport was on the front page of the paper and later on the cover of a Fall live album. Cult British band The Fall's 1982 New Zealand tour was defined by punch ups, legal threats and "astounding" gigs.


  11. Kiss Kiss Cabaret, Magic Lounge Headliners and More Set for Uptown Underground This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 |

    Uptown Underground, 4707 N. Broadway, presents a full fall of Retrotainment including The Kiss Kiss Cabaret's annual Halloween-themed "Peek-A-Boo" and Chicago Magic Lounge presents a variety of celebrity magicians. Uptown Underground is also expanding its music and cabaret offerings to include performances Sunday through Wednesday and details are updated on the website.


  12. Bumble at the Test: Moeen Ali bossed midfield during England's football matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... was showing no scars from that epic interview of his a few years back with the legendary Mark E Smith, frontman of The Fall. If you haven't seen it get on the Tube of You and have a look. It's an epica . So where is this game heading now? Pakistan's ...


  13. Music review - The Fall at Oran Mor, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    Those few perplexed who turned up expecting the euphoric chart-happy elecro-dance of club night at Oran Mor to hear Mark E Smith and co's swampy bass-heavy grumbles grinding out could testify. To the X Factor generation, it will often come as a surprise that The Fall are used to critical acclaim.


  14. Music review: The Fall at Oran Mor, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    MARK E Smith remains irrelevant in 2016 and it is not racket science. Anyone who turned up expecting a euphoric chart-happy Saturday club night at Oran Mor perplexed by The Fall's swampy bass-heavy grumbles would agree with that.


  15. Flickering footage of The Sex Pistols features in anniversary artwork at Tyneside CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    ... in the room became someone, whether a member of a famous group or a manager. "Mark E Smith, who went on the form The Fall, was there and Ian Curtis from Joy Division. Mick Hucknall was in the room, and Morrissey. "Mark E Smith said they were rubbish ...


  16. The Dandy Warhols' 'Distortland'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... featuring Andy Warhol's cult "superstar" actor Joe Dallesandro (ravaged by time and looking a helluva lot like The Fall 's Mark. E. Smith on an epic bender) typing his memoirs while plagued by furries and a slyly Dylan-referencing tarantula is a ...


  17. Final Additions To Latitude Festival 2016 AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 |

    ... two must-see events over the weekend going on in the Literature tent regarding the legendary Mancunian group The Fall. Firstly, Brix Smith - the first wife of the band's irascible and ever-present leader Mark E Smith - will be discussing her new ...


  18. Evil Blizzard to create storm of excitement as Rebellion returns to BlackpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Lancashire Telegraph

    YOU probably know that you are on to something when Mark E Smith, the leader of The Fall, personally invites you on tour with his band of brothers. In fact The Fall leader went further, proclaiming, 'Bands like Evil Blizzard, they give me hope that music is alive and kicking.


  19. Martyn McLaughlin: Holyrood should tread carefully over child abuse inquiryRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 |

    ... fulfil their role. At the present time, it is about as inviting and secure as being asked by Mark E Smith to join The Fall. For his part, Mr Swinney yesterday indicated the friction centred around whether it was necessary for members of counsel to ...


  20. The Sex Pistols and the 50p gig in Manchester that changed the face of Britain foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 |

    ... weeks later, there would have been no Buzzcocks, Magazine, Joy Division, New Order, Factory Records, indie scene, The Fall, The Smiths, The Hacienda, Madchester, Happy Mondays or Oasis. The scattering of people who paid 50p to see the Johnny Rotten ...