All posts tagged “thejesusandmarychain

Studio 2020

Obscure Alternatives 2020 – 200 x 290cm, oil on canvas Obscure Alternatives is my latest painting project that brings together my most cherished bands onto one large canvas. This post will document the various stages of the painting as it develops. So far we have […]

Studio 2020

Obscure Alternatives 2020 – 200 x 290cm, oil on canvas Obscure Alternatives is my latest painting project that brings together my most cherished bands onto one large canvas. This post will document the various stages of the painting as it develops. So far we have […]

The Living End 2020

The Living End 2020 – 120 x 145cm, oil on canvas In the end it’s about loving what you do. This painting is based on the Mary Chain’s infamous 1985 North London Polytechnic gig that turned into a riot.

Bobby 2020

Bobby 2020 – 50 x 40cm, oil on canvas I was immediately hooked when I first heard The Jesus and Mary Chain on John Peel’s radio show back in the mid 80’s. The Mary Chain’s sound of cavernous and surf like melodies with twisted dark […]

You trip me up 2020

You trip me up 2020 – 40 x 60cm, oil and acrylic on canvas I first heard The Jesus and Mary Chain on John Peels radio show back in the early 1980’s, they were getting a lot of press about their concerts lasting only 20 […]

JAMC 2004

JAMC 2004 – 55 x 45cm, oil on canvas, whereabouts unknown I’m going down to the place tonight To see if I can get a taste tonight A taste of something warm and sweet That shivers your bones and rises to your heat I’m going […]

Jim and Bobby 2018

Jim and Bobby 2018 – 46 x 35cm, oil and acrylic on canvas In 2018 this was the very first painting I made from the now full blown band series. I began with JAMC because they’ve had such a lasting impact on me and because […]