Thank you to the following :
Above all Dan Starr – without whose expertise, patience and time this site would still be looking like something out of the 1990s.
Tim Booth for friendship and trust.
Larry Gott for access to his own personal archive of magazine articles and memorabilia, a real treasure trove.
The rest of the band – Jim, Dave, Mike, Saul, Adrian, Mark, Paul, Gavan, Debbie, Chloe and Andy for thirty years and counting of love and music.
A special thanks to Graham McPhail for his obsessive quest to find out everything about his favourite band and for his help in proof-reading this whole adventure.
Kerry McRobb, Neil Hughes, Charlotte Malecki, Meredith Plant, Nick Burton and Matt Johnson.
The band’s management and crew in particular Peter Rudge, Kat, Caroline, Neil, Nigel, Ron, Shabby, Chris, Juliet, Geoff, Jake, Mike, Vinny and Tory.
The mysterious James Headquarters.
Chas Chandler and Caroline Allen-Coyle at Universal and Mike Storey.
Lori Chin at A Sound Investment, Su Lowe and John Pude from Change Of Scenery and Andy Gillespie from James On Sunday.
Stuart Maconie – thank you for the wonderful informative book and the lovely acknowledgement – it was my pleasure.
All at 34sp.com who we highly recommend for hosting and their support.
And to the following for sharing my obsession or putting up with it:
Mum and Superkev, Stuart Ralston, Stewart and Jenn Howie, Paul and Kathryn Gardner, Aly and Chris Martin-Smith, Shelley and Mike Taylor, Heather Busby, Ed Smith, Ed Penguin, Kirsteb Hill, Christine Shanks, Debby Pulford, Bohdan and Celia Dumka, Geoff Riley, John Van Der Leeden, (no more) Bob Malone, Kate Marlborough, Mike Nuttall, Melanie Nelson, Mel Edwards, Joe Duddell, Ali Hudson, Duncan and Julie Young, Julie Godfrey, Robin Driscoll, Andrew Petrou, Steve Kalidoski, Peter Hilton, Emmet Murphy, Peter Caton, Wendy Williams, John Van Der Leeden, Filipa Cruz, Rudy Hanot, Liam Mallon, Kellie Hutchens, Anthony McAloone, Laurie Russinko, Mindy Gofton, Claire McPhail, Penny Booth and anyone who I may have forgotten.
Inspiral Carpets and The Slow Readers Club
And thank you to the following with their assistance in updating the article archive, donating content and pictures, and other sections of the site:
Ann Carter, Chris Orton, Tony Reynolds, Paul Bache, Alexia Kirov, Paul Morrison, Pablo S Leon, Phil Carson, Mark Ridgeway, Victoria Broxton, Mark Habberley, David Lisle, Jennifer Yeaman, Andy Jones, Francesca Lee, Claire Tang, Neil Butterworth, Scott Gordon, Tony Reynolds, Jon Farley, David Steele, Bob Hansen, Joanne Bulmer, Harry Palmer, Danny Wainwright, Brian Hibbert, David Oselton, Colin Griffiths, David Jakubowski, Johnbiek, Diane Hudson, Steffi Ellers, Stephen Savage, Becca Smith, Frankie Lee, Michelle Danvers, Harry Palmer, Carl Davidson, Chris Billington, Mark Cherrill, Mark Doak, Roger Delleman, Jeremy Paine, Kay Dickinson, Liz Starkie, Jason Weir, Rudy Hanot, Joe Douglas, Court Stoiber, Christine Montalbano Benson, Kendra Long, Kevin Williamson, Richard Campbell, Steve Calvert, Kev Hanratty, Julia Langford, Ian Edwards, Steve Keig, Ian Evans, Chrissy Hunt, Helen Roberts, Gillian Betts, Luke Bell, Lorna Wilson Gaffney, Cheryl Gregory, Gary Pavitt, Christophe Neff, Ulrike Muench, Andy Dawson, Steve Kalidoski, Gill Ellis, Sophie Bowman, Nicola Jackson, Mandy Weir, Fiona Twist, Russell Johnston, Gary Spencer …
and anyone else whose pictures, setlists etc we’ve used without consciously knowing who they are by.