Your banner here? Click for more information Black Easter Festival - Day 2 13th WROCLAW INDUSTRIAL FESTIVAL Bunkerleute Top 100 Fantastique.Night XLIV: Detachments (uk), ADN' CKRYSTALL (f), Ash Code (it/d), Risk Risk (d) + afterparty Combichrist - The We Love Tour Scarlet Soho + Depeche Mode Party A Walk Among The Tombstones (A-film) Wool-E Shop, Your alternative music shop (vinyl, CD, DVD,...) Volunteers wanted - writers, editors, photographers...
<< go back << go back

THE FALL


THE FALL

Famously described by John Peel as being “always different, always the same”, The Fall were formed in Manchester, England in 1976 during the punk era although their style quickly evolved into something more idiosyncratic.

The one permanent fixture amidst the Fall’s ever-changing line-up is Mark E. Smith. Smith’s lyrics are free, unboxed and unpredictable, touching on an extremely wide range of subjects and places and caring little for being tied down to easily digestible messages.

Smith’s singing can put off some people, but others find it a uniquely expressive instrument. Smith is not a conventionally great vocalist, but his keen sense of rhythm, his energy and personality more than make up for this.

The Fall’s music changes depending on the line-up at a given time. Always experimental, Mark E. Smith has claimed to invent several musical genres, including house music; “we were doing that years ago” and even the internet. “He told me I didn’t understand, that we were from the bleak industrial wastes of North England, or something, and that we didn’t understand the Internet. I told him Fall fans invented the Internet. They were on there in 1982.” One thing that is for sure is that The Fall (and their fans) have always pushed the boundaries, and never been afraid to experiment.

The Fall were a favorite group of DJ john peel, recording 24 sessions for his BBC1 radio program over the years.

[biography from last.fm, click here to read the full biography on last.fm]


THE FALL 10/2010 PHOTOSHOOT  Sinner's Day, Hasselt, Belgium  [marquis(pi)X]
THE FALL 10/2014 CD  Creative Distortion  [PAUL PLEDGER]
THE FALL 03/2012 CD  Ersatz GB  [Didier BECU]
Click here for an overview of all artists with reviews, interviews or photoshoots on this website.



NEWS

20/10/14 Archive announce new album 'Restriction' + ...
20/10/14 ZYX releases Best Of Hypnosis
20/10/14 Warner releases first season from HBO-serie...
18/10/14 Idensity offers us a livevideo!
18/10/14 Body from actress Misty Upham found
18/10/14 Dalton releases Dear Mr Watterson-documenta...
18/10/14 Peek-A-Boo presents the new trailer from Un...

CALENDAR

23/10/14  WAYNE HUSSEY + THE NEON JUDGEMENT
23/10/14  TV SMITH & THE BORED TEENAGERS (UK | PUNK)...
24/10/14  EX-RZ, (EX - RED ZEBRA)
24/10/14  WAYNE HUSSEY + THE NEON JUDGEMENT - SOLD OUT
25/10/14  LA GUERRE DES GAULES VI
25/10/14  INFECTED ELECTRO
25/10/14  WAVE NIGHT IV - CURE SPECIAL
28/10/14  XENO & OAKLANDER - PAR AVION TOUR - LIVE A...
31/10/14  CLUB NEW WAVE - EPISODE 12 - HALLOWEEN SPE...
31/10/14  HALLOWEEN PARTY
01/11/14  ARCANA & FJERNLYS (DER TAG DER BEFREIUNG I...
01/11/14  MACHTIG TACHTIG VOL II
06/11/14  13TH WROCLAW INDUSTRIAL FESTIVAL
07/11/14  RAVEN - PRE-EMPERIUM VERNESQUE PARTY

REVIEWS

SOL INVICTUS - Once Upon A Time [CD]
XAVIER DOLAN - Tom A La Ferme [MOVIE]
TED V. MIKELS - Girl In Gold Bo... [CULT MOVIES]
ZAK HILDITCH - These Final Hours (Fil... [MOVIE]
 

INTERVIEWS

DALE LLOYD (A VIDEOTAPE COLLECTOR IN 2014) - I w...
AHARON KESHALES (DIRECTOR) - We don't want to ed...
CATHERINE MARY STEWART (ACTRESS) - I’ve always b...
TANZWUT - As it was forbidden to play streetmusi...
 

PHOTOSHOOTS

11/10/14 : PRAGA KHAN - Landenbeats, Landen, Bel...
11/10/14 : LORDS OF ACID - Landenbeats, Landen, ...
11/10/14 : THE NEON JUDGEMENT - Landenbeats, Lan...
04/10/14 : THE BREATH OF LIFE - Fantastique.Nigh...
 

ARTISTS

19/10/14 : ZAK HILDITCH
18/10/14 : UMUT DAG
17/10/14 : LISANDRO ALONSO
17/10/14 : THEODORE MELFI
17/10/14 : DAVID LAMBERT
artists
sitemap
disclaimer
links

all.rss rss
news.rss rss
review.rss rss
photo.rss rss
calendar.rss rss
interview.rss rss
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
created & CMS
by Deltacom