The Charlatans

The Charlatans return to their roots

British band The Charlatans still soldier on long past their heyday. But their ninth studio album Simpatico proves they've still got what it takes to rock.

Sunday, 14 May, 2006, 12:00am

The Charlatans

Tellin' Stories

(Beggars Banquet)

Formed during the height of the 'Madchester' scene, The Charlatans were overshadowed to an extent by The Stone Roses and Happy Mondays and then outshone by Oasis until 1997, when they proved their staying power with the release of their fifth album Tellin' Stories.

25 May 2001 - 12:00am

The Charlatans

The Charlatans - Us And Us Only (MCA) As legacy would have it, Los Angeles has always been the graveyard for any British rocker who dared to move in. The list of musicians who arrived in the City of the Angels with a sound creative mind and left with a stoned and morbid one is endless.

5 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

A microcosm of US normality

People who rely on newspapers, radio, magazines and television for their view of the United States can be excused for thinking the entire country is a madhouse run by lunatics.

13 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Help comes to the aid of Bosnia

THE memory of such talented acts as Bananarama, Marilyn and Midge Ure is enough to send anyone screaming for the door at the mention of a benefit album.

22 Sep 1995 - 12:00am