Ex Carter USM singer Jim Bob is going out on another UK tour in May. He's also secured a publishing deal for his autobiog, 'Goodnight Jim Bob - On The Road With Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine'.
Wed 12th Bristol The Prom (0117 942 7319)
Thur 13th Cambridge Man On The Moon (01223 474 144)
Fri 14th Southampton Joiners Arms (0238 022 5612)
Sat 15th Reading 21 South Street Arts Centre (0118 960 6060)
Sun 16th Hastings Brass Monkey (01273 685 906)
Wed 19th Exeter Cavern (01392 495370)
Thurs 20 Leeds Joseph's Well (0113 203 1861)
Fri 21st Glasgow 13th Note (0141 553 1638)
Sat 22nd Aberdeen Dr Drakes (01224 596 999)
Tue 25th Liverpool Carling Academy (0870 771 2000)
Wed 26th Birmingham Carling Bar Academy (0870 771 2000)
Thur 27th London Islington Academy (0870 771 2000) + support from our chum Chris T-T
He'll be playing a selection of his own material, Carter USM songs, a few covers, and - oh yes! - doing a bit of book reading (aloud, we presme, not to himself).
More at: www.stereoworld.co.uk
For the nippers among you/those with short memories, Carter USM had hits such as 'Sheriff Fatman', 'The Only Living Boy In New Cross', and 'Glam Rock Cops', as well as a No. 1 album, '1992: The Love Album'. They split in 1997.