Young Marble Giants

Young Marble Giants

Young Marble Giants

Last updated: 18 November 2008

Young Marble Giants were a three piece post-punk group from Cardiff. Although they were only together for a couple of years, they made a mark on the Welsh music scene, and influenced a number of musicians.

They formed when Stuart Moxham returned to South Wales from living in Germany. With his brother Phil he joined cover bands, one of which - True Wheel - featured backing vocalist Alison Statton. Stuart decided to put together a new band, and recruited Phil and Alison.

The name Young Marble Giants was taken from a book describing kouros, ancient Greek statues representing youth.

Read the full Young Marble Giants biography.

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