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It was the Beatles. I wanted to be in the Beatles, you know. I have an older brother. I was born in 55 so I'd have been about 8 when the Beatlemania happened and I was really taken with it but my brother, who's six years older, he was obsessed with the Beatles and bring home all the records.
Well I never really wrote songs until much later when I went to college. I probably started playing in front of people when I was thirteen or fourteen. I would go to the local folk clubs around Manchester, because they were places where you could go and play songs with just an acoustic guitar and I'd go and do Beatles songs or pop songs I was into at that time and they were very tolerant and they would let me although that had nothing to do with folk music at all.
We made our first record in 1979 actually. We were very influenced by New Wave for sure. That's what changed us. It was the big movement at the time.
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