INTERVIEWS

These Babybird interviews will be added in due course when they are tracked down. The links to articles from 2008 onwards are working, many of the previous pieces are dead links.

Interviews 1995-2019

1995
Tweet as a Nut (Melody Maker)
Baby Bird (Ikon)
The prolific Stephen Jones finds a home at Echo (Musicweek)
Stephen Jones Interview (Sheffield Telegraph)
Baby Bird is half beast and half songwriter. He is wholly a force of nature. But he is not the Beatles (Independent)
1996
The fledgling has landed (Independent)
Babybird (The Face)
Is it a band? Is it a tortured solo artist? No, it’s…Babybird (Weedbus)
Interview with Hugh Chatbourne (i-MAGAZINE)
‘I LIKE BABY ELEPHANTS. I LIKE CORDUREY. I’M NOT MAD’ (NME)
Stephen Jones Interview (VOX)
Interview with Stephen Jones and John Pedder (Baggage.co.uk)
ALAS! MYTH AND JONES (NME)
Starred & Feathered (REDBRICK, BIRMINGHAM UNI)
BABY BIRD (I-D)
This Bird has grown (Time Out)
BABY BIRD SPREAD THEIR WINGS (FREETIME)
Sweet Bird of Youth Flies the Nest (THE CHRONICLE)
1997
‘I’ll sing about love till I’m 45 and fat’ (Independent)

Babybird are flying high (Sunday Mirror)
Dead gorgeous – Baby Bird’s sick sense of humor (The Eye)
England’s Baby Bird invade America (The Boston Phoenix)
UK sensation BabyBird pecks at Canada (Now Toronto)
Suddenly He’s Gorgeous (Telegraph)
1998
The first and last records bought (The Independent)
Still gorgeous to listen to (The Sunday Times Culture)
1999
New Format for New Babybird Album (bbc.co.uk)
Babybird – Writing for the Big Screen (BBC.co.uk)
BABYBIRD FLIES SOLO (NME)
2000
Interview from The Fly
Answer me: Getting personal with Stephen Jones (The Guardian)
Simple, but complicated (Megalomaniac Productions)
Interview with Stephen Jones (Mudmag. co.uk)
2001
Interview from The Guardian
2003
Stephen Jones’s top 10 Americana (The Guardian)
Interview with Stephen Jones (MOUTHY magazine)
Interview with Stephen Jones (FM4 Austria)
2006
Stephen Jones interview (www.the-mag.me.uk)
Stephen Jones and film scores (horrorchannel.co.uk)
Jane Gazzo meets with Babybird (Musictowers.com)
Interview with Stephen Jones (Myspace)
2008
Stephen Jones Of Baby Bird And Death Of The Neighbourhood On Writing (thequietus.com)
“I’m as happy as a man with B negative blood can be” (bad-pages.dk)
2009
Getting all Depp and meaningful (The Star)
Coming home to roost with A-list support (Yorkshire Post)

2010
Hit songs that hurt
Interview with Babybird frontman Stephen Jones (Westend Extra)
Interview: Stephen Jones (Yorkshire Evening Post)
“I’m angry and it volcanos out in the lyrics”(with Fluctuat)
“Johnny Depp has been a Babybird lifesaver”(with The Bad Pages)

2011
"Technology probably ruined his life"
INTERVIEW: Stephen Jones talks to PunkGlobe





NEWS AND ARTICLES




2010

http://www.islingtontribune.com/reviews/music/2010/feb/rock-and-pop-interview-babybird-frontman-stephen-jones
http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2009/oct/02/johnny-depp-babybird
http://www.nme.com/news/baby-bird/47593
http://www.monstersandcritics.com/people/news/article_1508159.php/Babybird-and-Johnny-Depp-continue-collaboration
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/music/Coming-home-to-roost-.5802554.jp
http://www.thestar.co.uk/music/Getting-all-Depp-and-meaningful.5799879.jp?articlepage=1
http://www.pr-inside.com/depp-gives-singer-songwriter-babybird-a-r1617681.htm