Label: Virgin - V 2157 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock, Indie Rock
They were signed to Virgin Recordsand between and released two albums and four singles. Their debut album, big oceansproduced by Colin Thurston, was released in consisted of both hard-edged power pop "You Didn't Have To Lie To Me", "Academies To Anger" and more expansive, somber material The Conqueror - Interview - Snakes And Lovers that signaled the direction the band were to take on their second effort.
For that next album, Snakes and Lovers released in the U. This album has over De Liefste Oma Van De Wereld (Voor Jet) - Kinderen voor Kinderen - 30 Jaar TV Op DVD (DVD) years received critical acclaim, however at the time, it was poorly promoted by Virgin and was ignored by radio and the music press.
According to an interview with Jeff Starrs in"soon after its release we did support dates in the UK with the Pretenders and Peter Gabriel whilst Virgin closely watched the sales graphs in the US climb. At one point, it seemed The Conqueror - Interview - Snakes And Lovers that we should go over and promote but Virgin would always say 'wait and see if the graph keeps going up'! Of course, after a while, it went down and a tour was decided against From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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