My parents were really supportive. They wanted Mathew and I to be pop stars, and, unlike Liz's parents whom were very Catholic, they had worked really hard to get their children to university. Liz did Art and she was only allowed to do Art if she did it at Oxford.
I was in a band called the Splatter Babies. The others in it wanted it to be a Goth band, and I wanted us to be like Everything But The Girl or the Marine Girls, something like that. I was singing my girl indie pop style stuff with twee lyrics, although I did like the Cure and Siouxsie and the Banshees as well and the lyrics were a bit more abstract in that band than they became later.
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