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History The Bodines, comprising of Mike Ryan, Paul Brotherton, Tim Burwood and Paul Lilley, emerged from Glossop, England, near Manchester, in 1985. Fronted by the floppy-fringed Ryan, they became one of the better-known outfits from a crop of jangly indie bands that sprang up around that time. They made their debut with "God Bless", an early release by Creation Records. Shortly afterwards, Lilley was replaced on drums by John Rowland. Two further singles followed; their second, "Therese", was included on… read more

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  • two fringes & two quiffs
  • quien sea el DJ de la zero fm, gracias por reactivar mi interés en el indie pop ochentero
  • I'm back, to this page again and trying to scribble some shit. Oh well, you are still one of my top 3 C86 bands.
  • It scares the health out of me.(2)
  • You know I'll crawl back, I will never leave.... I should admit I'm at the funeral of my youth but Skankin' Queens will never die.
  • William Shatner!!
  • Hi, Davey Woodward of The Brilliant Corners is playing a gig in Manchester 19th November 2011 - playing a solo set including the odd Corners track and also headlining with his band The Experimental Pop Band - 2 other great groups on the bill - message me fore more details - really intimate venue and just £6 a ticket.
  • The Bodines seminal album Played is reissued on the 23 August 2010 with 7 bonus tracks,Cherry Red label
  • hi bruvs how is the sunny side of the planet with you?tim b
  • great stuff!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! not seen this before!! wot great hair in rehersal videos!

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