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The Cure's Robert Smith: 'I'm uncomfortable with politicised musicians'

The Bestival headliner despairs at the riots, wealth inequality, and the UK 'sliding into a police state': just don't ask him to write a song about it

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A very young Robert Smith from the Cure. Robert James Smith (born 21 April 1959) is an English musician. He is the lead singer, guitarist, lyricist and principal songwriter of the rock band The Cure, and its only constant member since its formation in 1976. NY Rock describes him as "pop culture's unkempt poster child of doom and gloom." "A lot of journalists give me a hard time about how I look, but I've never met a journalist I'd rather look like."

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The Cure - Album du fan-club

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Robert Smith of The Cure, Robert James Smith (born 21 April 1959) is an English musician. He is the lead singer, guitarist, lyricist and songwriter of the band The Cure, and its only constant member since 1976, "pop culture's unkempt poster child of doom and gloom". "I married somebody who likes the way I look. If I changed my hair every year, and I reinvented myself in time-honoured pop fashion, I think understandably the person I'm married to would grow slightly sick of me."

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Robert Smith is an English musician. He is the lead singer, guitar player, lyricist and principal songwriter of the rock band The Cure.

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Robert Smith (April 21, 1959) British guitarist, singer and songwriter, o.a. known from the bands the Cure and Siouxsie & The Banshees.

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"I lose myself in music because I can't be bothered explaining what I feel to anyone else around me." | Robert Smith

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