TIME-LINE OF A SPOON...
(or Simon Neale)
1977 - Born in Portsmouth, UK.
1980 - Made first mixtape aged 3 on my Dads music centre with Police,
Stones & other records! (It was wooden with large buttons).
1985 - Junior school buys Yamaha PSR keyboard, i'm obsessed!
1986 - Dad buys Casio keyboard, obsessed with this also!
1987 - Forced to play trumpet at school. :(
- Listening to ANYTHING that sounds electronic! Depeche Mode, New Order,
Gary Numan and even Jean Michel Jarre!! :s
1988 - Bought my first house record accidently, Londonbeat "Theres an Acid
House Goin On".
1989 - Joined a secondary school with a massive new music dept' budget ;)
- Found a TB303, TR606 & Juno 60 in music room cupboard!!!
- Music teacher: "mmmm, I think they make acid house with a 303".
1990 - Discover a ... Bio | read more