Fine Young Cannibals

When: March 2, 1986

Where: Kyoto Hotel, San Francisco

And: The first time I met Fine Young Cannibals (aka FYC), they were a young band on their first tour. I had liked their music ever since I heard “Johnny Come Home,” so of course wanted to meet the guys. Lead singer Roland Gift was quite nice, but David Steele and Andy Cox — whose work in the (English) Beat I had loved — proved to be, shall we say, a little less enthusiastic. Still, they signed my album cover and posed for a couple photos for me and one other small group of kids who had tracked them down.

Andy Cox & David Steele

fyc-3.jpg

David Steele, me, Andy Cox

fyc-np1.jpg

Roland Gift & me

fyc-np2.jpg

And for more from this artist…

Fine Young Cannibals

Share:

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on reddit
Reddit

One Response

  1. Wow, you are lucky having the chance to meet Roland Gift. He is so talented and was really,really handsome. I “love” him. Congratulations.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.