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TV Smith, former frontman and songwriter of seminal UK punk band The Adverts, is seen as a cult legend by many fans of Britain's late 1970s New Wave scene.
Tim Smith grew up in Devon where he developed an interest in poetry and, later - influenced by the records of Bowie and Roxy Music - songwriting. At art college, he met girlfriend and fellow Iggy and the Stooges devotee Gaye Black and in 1976 the couple moved to…

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  • Fantastic set in Leeds, 1 hour non stop..fuckin great!
  • I Delete via Bandcamp... http://tvsmith.bandcamp.com/track/i-delete
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  • great gig in Moscow!
  • Nice little acoustic gig in Glossop...
  • Tim doing another good 'un in Birmingham!
  • Another great gig at The Leopard in Doncaster..fantastic!
  • 3 great sets by Tim at Rebellion 2012, solo, with Leigh Heggarty and with The Valentines.
  • Absolutely fantastic gig in Manchester!, Tim still doing it how it should be done. Top Man!! Also not forgetting being backed up by a great band, The Valentines.
  • Perhaps the good times are back...

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