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performing live at 2nd Festival Mares Vivas at Praia do Cabedelo

The Cult Thursday 19th July 2012 performing live at 2nd Festival Mares Vivas at Praia do Cabedelo

The Cult, Choice of Weapon Album Review


If most old rock bands don't die but just settle for reformation tours and the middle class dollar, The Cult are making an anti-career for themselves as one of the mould breakers. Not content to simply rely on flogging the same old material, Choice of Weapon was the album they swore would never be released (A pair of EP's in 2010 were meant to signal their maximum commitment to the form) and arrives with lead singer Ian Astbury as grumpy with the world as any sixties child you've ever met.

The Cult - Choice of Weapon Album Review

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Video - Billy Duffy On London Riots, "Just Guys Stealing Shoes and iPods"


BILLY DUFFY, the English songwriter and guitarist with post-punk band 'The Cult', leaving Spagos restaurant in Beverly Hills after having dinner with Scott Ian of 'Anthrax' and Chad Smith of 'The Red Hot Chilli Peppers'. When quizzed on the recent London riots, Duffy said, "I don't know.I don't go back there that much.I think it's just a load of guys stealing shoes and iPods mostly, I don't think it's much more than that".

Credited with introducing The Smiths' Johnny Marr to the guitar and giving Morrissey his first singing gig with his band The Nosebleeds, Duffy became a prominent individual in the British punk and post-punk scenes of the 1970's and 1980's

Isle of Wight Festival at Seaclose Park Newport - Day Two

BILLY DUFFY and The Cult - Billy Duffy of The Cult Newport, Isle of Wight - Isle of Wight Festival at Seaclose Park Newport - Day Two Saturday 11th June 2011

BILLY DUFFY and The Cult

Isle of Wight Festival at Seaclose Park Newport - Day Two

Ian Astbury, The Cult and Isle of Wight Festival - Ian Astbury of The Cult Newport, Isle of Wight - Isle of Wight Festival at Seaclose Park Newport - Day Two Saturday 11th June 2011

Ian Astbury, The Cult and Isle of Wight Festival
Ian Astbury, The Cult and Isle of Wight Festival
Ian Astbury, The Cult and Isle of Wight Festival
Ian Astbury, The Cult and Isle of Wight Festival
Ian Astbury, The Cult and Isle of Wight Festival

Kevin Spacey was in Dublin to attend a special screening of the cult classic movie 'The Usual Suspects' to coincide with this years Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

Kevin Spacey, The Cult and Dublin International Film Festival Monday 21st February 2011 Kevin Spacey was in Dublin to attend a special screening of the cult classic movie 'The Usual Suspects' to coincide with this years Jameson Dublin International Film Festival Dublin, Ireland

Kevin Spacey, The Cult and Dublin International Film Festival
Kevin Spacey, The Cult and Dublin International Film Festival
Kevin Spacey, The Cult and Dublin International Film Festival
Kevin Spacey, The Cult and Dublin International Film Festival
Kevin Spacey, The Cult and Dublin International Film Festival
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