Auspicious times for cultural climate

Dear Sir, — Where are the town’s young bands and solo artists? Snap your strings into Indian Ink and scrawl in your gig details!
Released in 1978, punk rock band The Undertones’ classic single Teenage Kicks sank prissy songs of the time with its primal urge. Lead singer Feargal Sharkey was just 19. Legendary DJ John Peel’s favourite song of all time, Teenage Kicks, famously became a tearjerker for the Heswall man, its opening line inscribed on his tombstone as his dying wish.

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