Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Jedward: Grand Opera House, York

Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 17 November 2010

"BY DAY WE HAVE FLAT HAIR, at night we stick our hair up and become superstars," shrieks the John Grimes half of Jedward, explaining the "Jedward paradox" that has seen the ridiculously quiffed twins go from X Factor flops to a bizarre phenomenon in a year.

Total word count of piece: 279


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.