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Mott The Hoople Reunion Interview

Mott The Hoople Reunion Interview

Mott talk 35 years after breakup

Mott The Hoople: 'The point was to have a style and image, to cause uproar.'

Reputations, it seems, can grow in ways that elude even their owners. When the original five members of Mott The Hoople finally decided to re-form, 35 years after they drifted apart, they booked two shows at the Hammersmith Apollo in October and crossed their fingers. According to their 70-year-old vocalist Ian Hunter, “we realised if we were ever going to do it, it was now or never, but we still thought we’d be lucky to fill the second night.”

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