"The Wanderer" (1988/Mercury Records)
3 Interviews |
2 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
The Killjoys | Dexy's Midnight Runners
Did You Know?
I've no plans to do another album of covers, but I still think it was really overlooked. Worse, it was ridiculed. I don't think most journalists could get past the image. They were more interested in how the album was doing than the music. I saw something in another magazine which said it sold 562 copies. Do you want to know how many it actually sold? Twenty thousand. If anyone's got any doubts ...
Before achieving fame in Dexys Midnight Runners, he was a member of an art-rock band called Lucy And The Lovers, who were heavily influenced by Deaf School. The band turned into a punk rock outfit called The Killjoys.