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The Definitive Article

Interview by Chris Bohn, New Musical Express, October 1982

THE THE? An agitated stutter? No, the definitive article, boasts The one and only The Matt Johnson with a cheeky, if none too convincing grin. ...

The The: Working In The The The Soul Mine

Interview by Leyla Sanai, New Musical Express, November 1983

MUCH CONFUSION SURROUNDS THE NAME OF MATT JOHNSON. LEYLA SANAI DOES SOME UNSCRAMBLING. ...

Matt Johnson: A Master Of All Trades

Interview by Fiona Russell Powell, Time Out, December 1983

WHAT DO YOU DO when you're a brilliantly talented songwriter and musician but have no locks, pretty frocks or "weird" image, an uncooperative record company ...

The The: Infected (Epic)

Review by Paul Mathur, Melody Maker, November 1986

THE CANKER & THE CURE ...

The The's Thatcher Years

Interview by Bruce Dessau, Guardian, The, May 1989

Matt Johnson tells Bruce Dessau how he's managed to mix pop and politics ...

The The: Paradise Theater, Boston

Live Review by Jim Sullivan, Boston Globe, The, August 1989

A MAJOR BAND WAITING TO HAPPEN ...

The The: Dusk (Epic)

Review by Mat Snow, Q, February 1993

MATT JOHNSON, principal boy of The The, is 31 going on 17, a perennial quester after spiritual fulfilment and soul's ease. In his last two ...

The The: Slow Emotion Replay

Interview by Paul Mathur, Melody Maker, August 1993

The very mention of THE THE inspires visions of musical doom, fretful soul-searching and a general air of unreconstructed gloom. But does MATT JOHNSON really ...

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