For fans of rock'n'roll from the 1970s & '80s (proto punk, pub rock, glam, power pop, new wave, Killed by Death-era punk rock, hardcore, swamp rock, psychobilly, the '80s garage/surf revival, paisley underground, shoegazer, etc.).
Played guitar and sang (kinda) in several GaragePunk and Mod bands from 1984 to 2001.
Co-wrote "Going To A Graveyard" aka "Going To A Graveyard" or "Goin' To A Graveyard" with Scott Burton, Casey Palleson, and Steven Hill in our band The Cryptkickers, later covered by The Witchdoctors, The Fuzztones, and Green Fuzz. Also co-wrote "Rollin' In Yer Grave" aka "Rollin' In Your Grave" with Scott Burton and Steven Hill covered by The Witchdoctors and The Von Drats.
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, The Kinks, The Eyes, The Who, The Beatles, XTC, X, Syd Barrett, Robyn Hitchcock, The Soft Boys, Pixies, Sonics, Ramones, The Cramps, The Kaisers, The Kraven A's, Pretty Things, Love, The Rolling Stones, The Olivia Tremor Control, The Apples in stereo, the Minders, The Essex Green, Neutral Milk Hotel, The Ladybug Transistor, The Clash, The Standells, The Ventures, The Beach Boys, The Yardbirds, The Motions, The Sorrows, The Lions, The Birds, The Artwoods, The Dee-Jays, The Decoys, The R-OD-YS, Cuby & The Blizzards, Secret Affair, Purple Hearts, The Chords, The Lambretta, Stiff Little Fingers, Sham 69, Special, Madness, The English Beat, Buzzcocks, The Damned, The Shaggs, Perez Prado, Louie Jordan, Cab Calloway, Fats Waller, Yma Sumac, The Fairies, Oscar Brown Jr., The Count Five, David Bowie, Parliament, Them, X-Ray Spex, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Roulettes, The Move, The Animals, The Zombies, The Bodysnatchers, Thee Headcoats, Thee Headcoatees, Q 65, Harry Nilssen, Shonen Knife, Badfinger, Bow Wow Wow, Mano Negra, Harry Partch and many more.
8 ½, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Fight Club, Quadrophenia, La Dolce Vita, Dance Craze, Dodeskadden, Tampopo.
"Cool. I have'nt seen SLF since , like 1995 , when Bruce Foxton was still in the group. It is'nt personal , I just bought one of their CDs around that time , and was underwhelmed by it.
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