Pure and Simple
“THIS is where it all happens. Where careers are made and destroyed,”
says Tig as we survey the dozens of gold and silver discs that
August 20, 1988
“EMBRACED by Britain, which devoured their hit single "Crash,"
the Primitives stand ready to take on the U.S. with "Lovely,"
their debut album on RCA Records..."
July 27, 1991
Photos: Harry Borden
End Of The Pier-Oxide Blonde
“THEY invented indie-dance music three years ago, and now they're
the sexiest band around! Yes, we are talking about THE PRIMITIVES,
the first jingly guitar band to cross over into the charts..."
Vol. 4 No. 8 (circa June 88)
Nice To Cats!
“NEW bands often have to resort to gimmicks to get the often overtaxed
attention of the so-called music press. It is always a huge relief
on the part of the aforementioned press when a band lives up to,
or even beyond, the hype..."
Photos: Barry Hollywood
Wanted: Male Singer
“IT almost sounds like a fairy tale. There she was, standing in
the local library in Coventry, England, reading a little hand
made poster on the wall -- Wanted: Male lead singer..."