Simon Wolstencroft at the launch party for the new edition of his memoir You Can Drum But You Can't Hide, talking about his time in The Fall, his drug addiction, Freak Party and why he didn't join The Smiths. Followed by a live performance from The G-O-D.
You Can Drum But You Can't Hide | Relaunch
03 February, 2023
Of all the iconic musicians and scenes that emanate from Manchester, Simon Wolstencroft is the one who joins up the dots. He learnt his chops playing with Johnny Marr and Andy Rourke, but turned down The Smiths because he didn’t like the cut of Morrissey’s jib. He parted ways with his schoolmates Ian Brown and John Squire before The Patrol became The Stone R..Read More