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‘Terror Visions’ article from Vox magazine [December 1996]. A kind of ‘the way they were’ type of affair featuring a number of acts before they were famous.

From top to bottom:

A young and dodgy moustachioed Bernard Sumner in Warsaw (later renamed Joy Division)

Happy Mondays. I never knew ‘Champagne’ Charlie Nicholas was an early member...

The Stone Roses. Circa 1985. Ian Brown sporting John Squire's latest exhibition, “Gestapo in paisley”.

The Electric Crayons. Tim Burgess as what can only be described as Alvin Stardust's love child. Good job he left and The Charlatans were after a singer.

All the photos are credited to Kevin Cummins.
Artefact added : 5th June 2007
by Gaz Shaw
mat Says –
classic! todays new bands are lucky they didn't have to deal with 'The '80s'!
mat Says –
ps- good job scanning too, very pro.
Abigail Says –
Hilarious! Gestapo in Paisley - sounds like a New Romantic band. Like 'Dresden Ludo'. Remember them?
Tony/Longfella Says –
There should be a Manc Spandau Ballet tribute act called Strangeways Clogdance. (Or maybe not!)
jsz Says –
don't badmouth the 80s
images Says –
Spotted Andy Couzens in the Roses photo, used to co-manage our band - Green. get in touch mate! K
COMMENT ADDED 21st January 2008
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