Saying that, tracks such as Trash, The Drowners
and Metal Mickey were pitchperfect, full of doomed glamour and everyday sleaze, delivered by a frontman who had lost none of his ability to charm.
A frenetic The Drowners
and Killing Of A Flashboy contrasted with the intimate beauty of The Living Dead and Wild Ones.
But The Tears - Brett, Bernard, Nathan Fisher on bass, Makoto Sakamoto on drums and Will Foster on keyboards - won't be playing The Drowners
, Animal Nitrate or Metal Mickey when they headline the X-Tent on Sunday night.
1967: Brett Anderson, 37, singer and songwriter with Suede, whose hits include Stay Together, She's in Fashion and The Drowners
. Brett Anderson and Matt Osman recruited Bernard Butler through an ad in the NME.
Our prize pool is stuffed with rods and reels for seasiders, fly-casters and worm drowners
- plus smart tackle seat-boxes for those who have yet to win but earn merit marks for a good try.
The single Positivity is nowhere near the clarion call of Trash or The Drowners
but you can still see some spark.
MATTHEW HITT Model and rocker Rhondda-born, he's the New York-dwelling catwalk king and frontman with achingly hip indie-pop outfit Drowners
. He's also caught the eye of Fifty Shades of Grey star Dakota Johnson and Zara clothing, for whom he's just done a photoshoot.
The 26-year-old Pentre singer-songwriter, who fronts American-Welsh rockers Drowners
, began playing guitar with school bands before joining Pontycymmer emo outfit Kids In Glass Houses.
In this action-packed fantasy, Sadie and her companions are threatened by Lysander's warriors, the "Drowners
," who emerge from their living deaths in the sea and by a fanatical religious cult who, in possession of the relic, attempt to sacrifice Tom to the Gods.
As frontman of New York-based Drowners
, Rhondda-born Matthew Hitt has posed for some of the world's leading glossy magazines after being spotted aged 19 by a model agency while on holiday in the Big Apple.
That all changed a month before Suede released their debut single,The Drowners
, in 1992.