Teenage Fanclub Biography (Wikipedia)
Teenage Fanclub are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in Bellshill in 1989. The band comprises Norman Blake (vocals, guitar), Raymond McGinley (vocals, lead guitar), Gerard Love (vocals, bass), Francis MacDonald (drums) and Dave McGowan (keyboards), with songwriting duties shared equally among Blake, McGinley and Love. In concert, the band usually alternate among the three songwriters (who all sing lead vocals on their own songs) giving equal playing time to each one's songs.
Although often pegged as alternative rock, the group have incorporated a wide variety of elements from various music styles in their songs.
Teenage Fanclub have had a succession of drummers, including Francis MacDonald, Brendan O’Hare and Paul Quinn, who was later replaced by the returning Francis MacDonald. Keyboardist Finlay MacDonald (no relation) has also been a member.
As of September 2016, the band will have released ten studio albums and two compilation albums.
- Teenage Fanclub - I'm In Lovehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04kp6zs.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04kp6zs.jpg2016-12-08T16:20:35.000ZOpening track from new album live at the BBC in Glasgow.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04kp4l6
Teenage Fanclub - I'm In Love
- Katie Puckrick Interviews Norman Blakehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p049mq1f.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p049mq1f.jpg2016-10-01T08:00:00.000ZNorman Blake of Teenage Fanclub on their new album, touring & Glasgow...http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p049mq21
Katie Puckrick Interviews Norman Blake
Teenage Fanclub Tracks