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Mesh & Lace: Modern English in Philadelphia

June 3, 2016 – Modern English lead singer, Robbie Grey, had a challenge for the sold out crowd at Philadelphia’s, Johnny Brenda’s: “I bet a lot of you have never heard, ‘Mesh and Lace’!” The audience roared in response, but while the band’s 1981 debut brilliantly exemplified the post-punk aesthetic pioneered by bands like Joy Division and Bauhaus, most people are only ... Read More »