Badly Drawn Boy
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1969-10-02
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Badly Drawn Boy

Badly Drawn Boy Biography (Wikipedia)

Damon Michael Gough (born 2 October 1969, in Dunstable, Bedfordshire), known by the stage name Badly Drawn Boy, is an English indie singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.

Gough chose his stage name from the title character in the show Sam and his Magic Ball, which he saw on TV at a party in Trafford, Manchester, in 1995. Before he thought of using this name he made some business cards, each one unique, with a printed picture of a drawing by his nephew and a small collage by Gough.

A chance meeting with Andy Votel at the Generation X bar in Manchester, where Gough's friends Scott Abraham and Damon Hayhurst were contributing to an exhibition by the Space Monkey Clothing Company and Votel was DJing, led to the foundation of Twisted Nerve Records.

In 2002, Q magazine named Badly Drawn Boy in their list of the "50 Bands to See Before You Die", although this was as part of a sub-list of "5 Bands That Could Go Either Way" on account of Gough's tendency to talk and tell stories for extended periods in concert rather than play songs & dance.

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All Possibilities
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Time of Times
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Time of Times
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Something to Talk About
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Something to Talk About
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Journey From A to B
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Journey From A to B
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Disillusion
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Disillusion
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Once Around the Block
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Once Around the Block
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You Were Right
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You Were Right
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Magic in the Air
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Magic in the Air
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The Further I Slide
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The Further I Slide
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The Shining
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The Shining
UNKLE
Nursery Rhyme
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Nursery Rhyme
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Silent Sigh
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Silent Sigh
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Another Pearl
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Another Pearl
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TheTime of Times
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TheTime of Times
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Spitting in the Wind
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Spitting in the Wind
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Degrees of Separation
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Degrees of Separation
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BBC Introducing Masterclass: 2013
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BBC Introducing Masterclass: 2013

BBC Introducing Masterclass: 2013

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