Posts from 5th October 2007

Oct 07

MUD – “Tiger Feet”

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#343, 26th January 1974

As a kid, “Tiger Feet” was pretty much my reference point for what seventies music sounded like from my (far more sophisticated) eighties vantage point – eager-to-please hoofers chanting a load of nonsense. Time and perspective have made me enjoy it a little more, but it seems to me Chinn and Chapman were on a descending path by this point, stripping more of the lust and bovver out of glam with each new act they worked with.


richard cook (1957-2007): some memories

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cook/fallRDC was my editor at NME, and predecessor at the Wire, which has just put up a page of tributes from people who worked with him, including mine