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The Dream is Over: Martin Phillipps of the disbanded Chills, interviewed in 1992

Graham Reid, Elsewhere, 24 May 2009

MARTIN PHILLIPPS looks bad. His skin is pasty, he's unshaven and his eyes look like an owl's in an arc light. He's been up for 24 hours and although it's only lunchtime he's going to hang out until the Iron Maiden concert that night. He's tired ... though an 18-hour flight from the States does that to anyone. But it's more than that.

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