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

Howard Devoto: The Compleat Fatalist

Nick Kent, New Musical Express, 28 April 1979

LATE THURSDAY afternoon. I am angry, very angry, for reasons that form too personal a tale but revolve around a head-on collision with hysterical illogicality. Also I have a toothache — my first in years, something that is causing me concern.

Total word count of piece: 4298


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.