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Killing Joke


Killing Joke

Profile and Interview by Pete Makowski, ZigZag, April 1980

MY FIRST sojourn into the pages of this fine mag and what a balls up. Cock up amundo, mate. ...

That Primitive Feeling: Killing Joke

Interview by Phil Sutcliffe, Sounds, August 1980

I MET KILLING Joke in one of the hellhole dressing-rooms at the Music Machine. I introduced myself to various people who weren't in the band ...

Killing Joke: The Killing Of Brother Paul

Interview by Paul Morley, New Musical Express, November 1980

IF I HAD heard how Jaz had let Youth know that I'd arrived, I wouldn't have bothered with the interview. Photographer Ray Stevenson told me ...

Killing Joke: An Interview with Jaz and Youth

Interview by Tony Fletcher, Anthony Blampied, Jamming!, 1981


Killing Joke: A Matter of Laughs and Death

Interview by Giovanni Dadomo, Face, The, May 1981

FUNNY HYSTERICAL: making the journey from Kings Cross to Shepherd's Bush with an earful of Killing Joke. I've just changed fifty albums I didn't need ...

The Hoax That Joke Built: Killing Joke

Interview by Barney Hoskyns, New Musical Express, February 1982

"There was a place that wasn't a place,There was a race that wasn't a race..."– 'The Pandys Are Coming' ...

The Killing Joke Goes On (Forever)

Interview by Iman Lababedi, Creem, March 1983

NEW YORK—During the summer of '81, I wrote a review of London band Killing Joke's second album What's This For...! for the Village Voice; in ...

Killing Joke: Fire Dances (EG)

Review by Mat Snow, New Musical Express, July 1983

AT LAST, the return of the Joke of the Wild Frontier... ...

He Man and All That Jaz: Killing Joke

Interview by Mat Snow, New Musical Express, August 1983

AND JUST when you thought the laughter had died down, Killing Joke are back. 1983 sees a new LP, Fire Dances – not only their ...

Killing Joke: Jocular Vein

Interview by Chris Roberts, Sounds, February 1985

KILLING JOKE go for the funny bone. Chris Roberts gets the gag ...

Killing Joke: Brighter Than A Thousand Suns (EG)***

Review by Richard Cook, Sounds, November 1986

THEY USED to be real hard men once. Now, though, Killing Joke sound as noble and sterling as St George. The gigantic mug shots that ...

The Fatal Curse of Killing Joke

Interview by Neil Perry, Sounds, November 1986

With the release of KILLING JOKE'S new LP, NEIL PERRY finally gets the chance to do what no sane person would volunteer for — that ...

Killing Joke: Hammersmith Odeon, London

Live Review by Roy Wilkinson, Sounds, November 1986

WHO IS this man with the glistening curly locks? ...

The Return of the Joke

Interview by John Robb,, July 2003

"HA HA HA." It's that laugh again. ...

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