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Del Amitri

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Del Amitri: Del Amitri (Big Star)

Review by Martin Aston, Melody Maker, 25 May 1985

IT MIGHT not be such a good idea to delve too deeply into Del Amitri's arresting pop because you might be deceiving yourself. Forcing any ...

Del Amitri, Diesel Dark West: Astoria, London

Live Review by Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 15 August 1989

THIS WAS a fine example of the technology gap which now yawns between live performance and the studio. Unless you're able to invest incalculable sums ...

Del Amitri: The down-to-earth Del boys

Interview by Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 12 April 1990

'Ancient', honest and confused — Del Amitri are not a typical overnight sensation, Adam Sweeting reports ...

Del Amitri: Hangin' With The Del Boys

Interview by Max Bell, Vox, May 1992

Fashion? Del Amitri – the most polite boot-wearing, outsize sideboard-toting popsters in the Northern Hemisphere – couldn't give a Flying Scotsman ...

Del Amitri: Twisted (A&M)

Review by David Sinclair, Q, February 1995

IT'S STRANGE when you think of the qualities we demand from our rock stars. ...

Del Amitri: It's All Downhill From Here

Interview by Andy Gill, Q, May 1995

"FUCK! NOOOOOO!" The man in the prog-rock vintage greatcoat, Soviet military headgear and unfeasibly sizable sideburns wavers under the implacable pull of gravity, a tremor ...

The Del Amitri Story

Retrospective and Interview by Ian Fortnam, Record Collector, October 1998

IT'S ALWAYS BEEN something of a thankless task, being a member of Del Amitri. Put bluntly, in spite of launching their prestigious career from the ...


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