Thursday Nov 28
'If it's fun then I'm up for it, that's where I am these days'
James Grant was right. All you need is love ... and money. In 1986, Grant's Glasgow soul-pop poets Love And Money issued a debut album entitled All You Need Is ... whose title served as a social critique, manifesto, and set-up for a joke with his band as the punchline.
Love & Money - The Devil's Debt - Vertical Records
Announcing this reunion last year, Love & Money's lead singer James Grant admitted that he had got far more enjoyment from playing his band's old songs live than he had expected.
Love & Money: The Devil's Debt
Maybe it's because of the flood of you-weren't-even-born-then groups who have stolen from 1980s pop in recent years, but a handful of the originals are starting to fight back.