Hugh Cornwell is one of the UK's finest songwriting talents and accomplished live performers. The original guitarist, singer and main songwriter in the British punk rock band The Stranglers, he's enjoyed massive UK and European success with 10 hit albums and 21 Top Forty singles, etching himself into the UK and Europe's musical psyche with classic songs including Peaches, No More Heroes, Golden Brown, Always the Sun, Grip, Nice N Sleazy, Duchess and No Mercy.
Cornwell's last studio album, the critically acclaimed Hooverdam produced and mixed at Toe Rag Studios in London by Liam Watson (White Stripes), is available as a free download from his official website www.hughcornwell.com. The latest Album 'Totem And Taboo' was recorded at Electrical Audio Studios Chicago, engineered and mixed by Steve Albini (Nirvana/PJ Harvey/Pixies) It is released In Europe In September this year with the US to follow. Two tracks from the album appear in this concert.