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A More Satisfying Musical Climax With... ROOGALATOR

Profile and Interview by Nick Kent, New Musical Express, 20 December 1975

NICK KENT feels the hot breath of London's hottest new band brush his ear, and appraises the fine and diverse arts of Roogalation. ...

Boombaya, Roogalator, Jive Bombers: 100 Club, London

Live Review by Phil Sutcliffe, Sounds, 24 January 1976

Join the working band's club ...

Salut les Punks

Report by Caroline Coon, Melody Maker, 4 September 1976

Special report from the first European Punk Rock Festival in the South of France by CAROLINE COON ...

Roogalator/The Clash: Fulham Town Hall, London; The Vibrators: Nashville, London

Live Review by Giovanni Dadomo, Sounds, 6 November 1976

THIS ONE takes place in Fulham Town Hall and a glance tells you whoever designed this place had his sights firmly set on Cummerbund City. ...

Tired? Listless? Depressed? Old? Roogalator — the Rejuvenator

Profile and Interview by Giovanni Dadomo, Sounds, 13 November 1976

"It's true" says reader Giovanni Dadomo of Kings Cross, "I was an old fart until I discovered Roogalator. "Now I'm a young fart!" ...

Roogalator, the Yachts: Nashville, London

Live Review by Tim Lott, Record Mirror, 10 September 1977

THIS LEAD singer, John Joe Janies Campbell, looks ridiculous. Not because he's got green pubes or anything, he just moves funny onstage and grins all ...

Roogalator: Play It By Ear (Do It)

Review by Ian Birch, Melody Maker, 25 February 1978

A JINX HAS to hang over Roogalator, despite their having one of the great names. ...

Footnote Archives: Roogalator

Retrospective by Dave Thompson, Goldmine, September 2006

IT'S EARLY morning on regional breakfast television, and the morning's entertainment includes a local performer who, with close to 40 years of experience behind him, ...


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