With a wry smile and a genuine sense of ‘job done’, Tate dropped the microphone and walked off.
The extra material and the books make the super deluxe edition a must have for the real collector. The remastered tracks will appeal to fans who hold the original and want to hear what a modern spit and polish sounds like.
We think about what we do we don’t just go out with three chords and a violin and go “I hate tanks and I hate guns”. We don’t do that. There were many bands out there, that mimic the Levellers and that think that’s what we do and that’s what they do.
John Paul Jones told me that when Led Zeppelin first went out on tour playing Stairway to Heaven the audience was like, “What the hell is this? We want Immigrant’s Song, we want Whole Lotta Love.”
Another Fall From Grace, is “the lost link between The Sisters Of Mercy ‘First And Last And Always’ and The Mission’s ‘God’s Own Medicine’”