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Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine

Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine

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Carter USM: Sex Mechanics

Report and Interview by Push, Melody Maker, 6 August 1988

"I DUNNO, REALLY. We just looked at a pot of jam on the table and thought, 'Let's call it Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine'. No, ...

Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine

Interview by John Robb, Sounds, 24 February 1990

CARTER (THE Unstoppable Sex Machine) are a belch from the past – recalling a time when bands laced their songs with ‘realism’. ...

Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine: Samples of things to come

Interview by Martin Aston, The Independent, 13 June 1991

Martin Aston on Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine, at work in the garden shed ...

Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine: From Cardboard City To Celebrity Central

Interview by Stephen Dalton, Vox, September 1991

A Top 20 Single in Britain, feted in the USA and Japan...Suddenly Carter are hot. But it's been a long, hard haul for this duo ...

Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine: At Home With Carter

Interview by Stephen Dalton, Vox, April 1992

Carter can't seem to stay out of the headlines – but they're valiantly resisting the pressures of fame. Stephen Dalton toured Fruitbat's new house. ...

Carter USM: Stars of the Singlets Market

Report by Bruce Dessau, The Guardian, 21 May 1992

Never mind the music, it's the T-shirt that counts these days. Bruce Dessau reports ...

Carter USM: 1992 – The Love Album

Review by Phil Sutcliffe, Q, June 1992

"I WAS born under a wandering star/In the second council house of Virgo/Forcibly removed from the belly of my ma/And raised on milk and Pernod". ...

London: Ditty Old Town

Overview by Stephen Dalton, New Musical Express, 22 May 1993

From The Kinks to Carter, Bowie to Blur, the Small Faces to Suede, British pop groups have eulogised, mythologised, criticised, glamorised, immortalised, romanticised and agonised ...

Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine: the Roxy, Los Angeles CA

Live Review by Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 18 March 1994

Carter's Words Get Lost in Aural Barrage ...

Carter USM: Tattoo Little Boys

Interview by Steven Wells, New Musical Express, 19 November 1995

CARTER USM have been held back by their following's anti-pop element — a minority who can't accept that their heroes don't want to kill pop. ...

Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine: Brixton Mortars (Snapper)

Sleeve notes by Alex Ogg, Snapper CD, February 2004

CARTER THE Unstoppable Sex Machine combined the talents of Fruitbat (Leslie Carter) and Jim Bob (erm, Jim Morrison), both well-versed in the vaguaries and disappointments ...


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