P482 Teletext 481 Oct 2 21:04:02     ——————————————————————————————————————— Hey, everyone, try my new cocktail recipe. I call it 'Real Music':- One measure Fake Angst One measure Half-Baked Left-Wing Polemic Two measures Thinking You're Really Individual For Listening To This. Garnish liberally with sweeping strings and leave for critics to gush over. Dan Mead, via email Void replies: You forgot the measure of We Make Music For Ourselves And If Anyone Else Likes It, It's A Bonus. ——————————————————————————————————1/9—— Check out the charts 485 NOW IT'S EVEN EASIER TO FIND LOVE: TELETEXT DATING ITV p390 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 485 Oct 2 21:04:10     ——————————————————————————————————————— Could someone please tell me when the Longpigs' next album or single is coming out? Cora, by e-mail Everybody should let the major music industry fall into a pit and discover all the new stuff out there. A letter on The Void last month changed my life, as it mentioned two bands I'd never heard before, one being 'jave. The other day while shopping for CDs, I came across the Come On Girl EP. It was dead cheap, so I bought it, and I'll never be the same. Emma, London ——————————————————————————————————2/9—— Charts 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LEMMY IN "I LIKE ENYA" SHOCK p483 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 485 Oct 2 21:04:11     ——————————————————————————————————————— Dear oh dear. What WAS that Manics documentary all about? (It was about the Manics. Does this help? — Ed). Jalfs has come to resemble Des Barnes from Corrie, Sean looks about 12, Nicky was more incoherent than Oliver Reed, and Richey obviously swallowed the Syd Barrett A-Z Of Eccentricities before becoming this decade's icon for misguided angst-ridden youth. This arrogant and pretentious band take themselves far too seriously. The Effectomatic Who, by snailmail ——————————————————————————————————3/9—— More musical malarkey in Club 140 WIN A VIDEO RECORDER p465 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 481 Oct 2 21:00:11     ——————————————————————————————————————— I'm desperately seeking the postcard pack CD of Wannabe and the digipack of Say You'll Be There. Good prices paid. Also, can anyone in Leeds lend me the Spice Wembley show from Sky? Ryan, 503 Foundry Lane, Leeds LS9 6RE Savage Garden are about as savage as a teddy bear's droppings. Any song which namechecks cherry cola must be sad. Robin, by e-mail Void replies: But they took their name from Interview With The Vampire, which is a bit scary and stuff. No? ——————————————————————————————————4/9—— Charts 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LEMMY OUT OF MOTORHEAD p483 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 481 Oct 2 21:00:10     ——————————————————————————————————————— I agree with Wayne (30/9). Forever by KISS is the best rock ballad ever. Sadly, the drummer on that song, Eric Carr, died of cancer shortly after. The UK press overlooked this as Freddie Mercury died on the same day. Forever made me a KISS fan and will always help me remember him. KISS are very underrated. Paul Finn, by e-mail Void replies: Our favourite KISS song is Uh! All Night. d haven't actually heard it, but the title rawks. ——————————————————————————————————5/9—— More musical malarkey in Club 140 DIGITISER CUSSES YOUR DAD p670 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 485 Oct 2 21:03:01     ——————————————————————————————————————— Can anyone who has had a band called The Moffatts play at their school please contact me if they have photos and stuff I can use? This is urgent! Claire, 23 Cadet Dr, London SE1 5RT Can anyone tell me how to go about blagging backstage passes for gigs, other than being a friend or relative of someone in the band, or a ligging celebrity? Claire Woods, Altrincham Void advises: Disguise yourself as a heap of white powder and most bands will love to have you backstage. ——————————————————————————————————6/9—— Charts 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LEMMY: HE'S NOT STUPID p483 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 481 Oct 2 21:02:00     ——————————————————————————————————————— Credit where credit is due. Pop icons Bananarama have been slagged off over the years, but have you noticed that it has become the "in" thing to cover a Bananarama hit? First Steps with Last Thing On My Mind and now Ace Of Base with Cruel Summer. Are the 'Narns releasing any new material soon? Michael, Tyne & Wear Void replies: We eagerly await the Radiohead reinterpretation of Love In The First Degree (Happy Hi-NRG Mix). ——————————————————————————————————7/9—— More musical malarkey in Club 140 BIG BEATS AND BREAKS: CLUBS p494 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 483 Oct 2 21:01:05     ——————————————————————————————————————— Wanted: Photos, poems, drawings, etc for a 5IVE fanzine. Write to Sara, 7 Weaverham Rd, Glebe Estate, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland TS20 1QJ Ms Nahid! This has got to stop! Your insults have been multiplying for many months now, but to pick on Sir William of Idol, the man with the widest sneer and tightest leather trousers ever seen, is horriffic. Sir William is a hero and a lovegod and his right eyebrow has more charm than you'll ever possess. Lady Tattoo ——————————————————————————————————8/9—— Charts 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LEMMY: HE'S NOT STUPID p483 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide
P482 Teletext 481 Oct 2 21:04:04     ——————————————————————————————————————— According to this week's music press, Ash have changed their logo because the old one "looked as though it said 'Fish'". How do they work that one out then? The logo was perfectly good as it was. The biggest irony is that the new one looks like it says 'Ask'. Jack, by fax ——————————————————————————————————————— Fill The Void! Sorry, luvs, but we don't air For Sale ads, Pen Pals or requests for bootlegs. ——————————————————————————————————9/9—— e-mail: PlanetSound@Teletext.co.uk The Void, PS, Teletext, PO Box 297, London SW6 1XT or Fax: 0171 381 8525 Lemmy Reviews Cinema Full guide