16 FOREVER Too much too late cd 1995 1+2 Records 320 kbps
Shooting gallery / Highschool 17 / Told you / Fan club / Teenpunks / Got no wheels / Way out baby / California man / Rockin' time / Will I see u again ? / Bop boys* / I need a reaction* / So long, see you, goodbye*/ Loyola.
16 Forever : R. Campbell : guitar / B. Gilbert : guitar, vocals / P. Burn : bass / J. Gilbert : drums / Nellie : drums on *
16 FOREVER located in Newcastle were formed in June 1988 & released the much acclaimed, self-financed "Rockin' time" 7" & the 10"mini-album "Here come the bop boys".
"Timeless...outright rock 'n'roll: the catalogue ... "Chunky, streetwise, brat-punk pop played with dedication, energy & attitude: PAINT IT RED ... "Too much, too late" Melody Maker
"Reputed to be Newcastle's hottest pop export since Rick Spangle, 16 Forever live in the same glampop rockaboogie time bubble as did the Boys , the Genocides and more recently the Soho Roses, their wired and wide awake compositions staggering through a musical autter in a likeable yet laughably obvious manner. Songs are peppered with all the vital trash buzzwords "fantasy", "cadillac", "James Dean", "Fan club", guitars gunsling in the usual mannerand it's '77 ,'79 and '84 all over again..."