XFM – and Steve through the years

The Lovers played a fantastic session on Xfm manchester on Monday – they also managed to record a couple of extra (or should that be Xtra?) tracks which we’ll try to bring you soon, along with some photos of the evening. The occasion marked the 10th anniversary of Steve’s departure from The Fall – our good friend Gabi put this photo-montage together by way of a celebration:…

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More Lovers’ gigs

The Lovers have completed their first set of gigs in a while – you can read how they got on on our myspace sight. http://www.myspace.com/theloversuk

But there’s more gigs to come  – Liverpool New Picket as part of Sound City on May 27th, Manchester MOHO on May 30th as part of The Hide & seek Festival, and Barnsley Bomfest on July 19th – details in ‘gigs’ section!…

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The Fallen by Dave Simpson

18th September sees the publication of ‘The Fallen: Searching for the Missing Members of The Fall’ – a new book by Dave Simpson, which seeks to track down everyone who ever called themselves a member of The Fall. It features illuminating interviews with Steve and Paul as well as a fascinating insight into what passes for normaility in the Wonderful and frightening World of Mark E. Smith.

Available from all good bookstores and Amazon: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fallen-Searching-Missing-Members-Fall/dp/1847670490/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1219237909&sr=8-1 “Three decades of personal stories, of social change, shifting cultural landscapes and musical minium wage slavery, seen through the eyes of a random collection of people, whose only constant is that at some point, for some reason, they were members of The Fall. A Canterbury Tales for the mp3 generation”…

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