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Godfathers of Britpop? Terry Hall and Nick Heyward

Paul Gorman, Music Week, 1995

FOR ARTISTS WHO came to prominence during the early '80s boom in British music, the dramatic rise in popularity of the clutch of homegrown acts such as Blur, Oasis, Supergrass and Elastica has a familiar ring.

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