Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

The Replacements/Rose Of Avalanche: Town And Country Club, London

Mat Snow, Sounds, 27 June 1987

AS THE strains of Zep's 'Kashmir' fade into the gloom, I am confronted by an appalling sight. It is Rose Of Avalanche and, in particular, their singer Phil. Not since the heyday of Mott The Hoople has such a neanderthal brickie ground his meaty thighs in the name of sex 'n' drugs 'n' pie 'n' chips.

Total word count of piece: 337

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: