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Ian McCulloch: “I didn’t want Echo And The Bunnymen to be ‘the second best band in the world’…”

Ian McCulloch: “I didn’t want Echo And The Bunnymen to be ‘the second best band in the world’…”

Echo And The Bunnymen take us through the making of their best-known albums in the new issue of Uncut, dated August 2014 and out now.

Discussing the group’s early days creating their debut album, 1980’s Crocodiles, frontman Ian McCulloch is in typically confident form.

“It felt like we were the best band in the world,” he says. “It was my dream, and I didn’t want to be in ‘the second best band in the world’…

“I never doubted us. I could see it was special. I felt destined to make great records.”

The new Uncut, dated August 2014, is out now.

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