Mark Nevin – My Unfashionable Opinion

Saturday, 4 March 2017, 14:57 | Category : Interview, Mark Nevin
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By Jason Barnard Mark Nevin’s career will always be marked by his time as lead songwriter for Fairground Attraction and as Morrissey’s former songwriting partner. However, over the last twenty years his solo material has provided an outlet for his most personal songs such as ‘The One I Love’, ‘A Ghost Of Summer Past’, ‘The […]

Morrissey

Sunday, 27 October 2013, 15:32 | Category : Morrissey
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Inspired by Morrissey’s new autobiography, the Strange Brew picks choice tracks that shaped Morrissey’s formative years:  “we roar and rage through the 1960s, pinned together by pop music, and by the suspicious absence of money.” Millie Small – My Boy Lollipop (Single A-side, Fontana, 1964) Marianne Faithfull ‎– Come And Stay With Me (Single A-side, […]

Mark Nevin Speaks His Life

Monday, 21 May 2012, 19:49 | Category : Articles
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Mark Nevin rose to international acclaim as a songwriter and guitarist with his band Fairground Attraction who won two Brit Awards: best single for the Number-One hit “Perfect” and best album “The First of a Million Kisses”. However, as he tells The Strange Brew’s Jason Barnard, his story goes back much further: to the music that […]