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Reef: Army & Navy, Chelmsford

Live Review by Ian Fortnam, New Musical Express, 20 May 1995

FOREVER BLIGHTED by the indie kids as 'that bunch of arse who supported Paul Weller', Glastonbury's Reef are universally condemned for their multifarious crimes against ...

A Night Out with Reef: Emphatically Pissed

Interview by Paul Elliott, Kerrang!, 28 October 1995

REEF are the coolest, fastest-rising rock band in Britain. They're on Kerrang!'s free Rare tape. And they like a drink or two, as PAUL ELLIOTT ...

Reef: Bristol University, Bristol

Live Review by Stephen Dalton, New Musical Express, 8 March 1997



Interview by Johnny Black, MOJO, April 1997

IT'S LOOKING GOOD. Gary's got his hands down inside the front of his trousers and Dom's rolling a skinny little one on the table. These ...

Reef: Next Stop...The World!

Interview by Ben Myers, Kerrang!, 10 April 1999

Mullet-spotting, interviews with idiotic Euro-hacks and close encounters with transvestites in restaurant toilets – REEF's bid for global domination is only 24 hours old and ...

Bad Rock!: Reef: Royal Albert Hall, London

Live Review by Steven Wells, New Musical Express, 15 May 1999

"I LIKE TEQUILA!/It mek me happy!"No, sorry, that's Terrorvision. This is Reef — the other mighty-biceped bunch of lantern-jawed provincial troglodytes who bring us lumps ...


Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

Jack Bessant, b. 19 March 1971, Wella, Somerset, England; Dominic Greensmith, b. 2 June 1970, Denby, Derbyshire; Kenwyn House, b. 1 August 1970, Tiverton, Devon; ...


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