After completing a degree in history at the Polytechnic of North London, Neil takes a job at Marvel Comics, anglicizing spellings and indicating where over-risque woman needed to be redrawn decently. While there he interviews comic fan Marc Bolan, who politely points out that his tape recorder wasn't working. In 1977 he works at Macdonald Educational Publishing, later moving to ITV Books. In June 1982, he joins Smash Hits.
On This Day
The Somewhere in Concert video of the Boys' Savoy Theatre show is released.
PopArt is released in the U.K.
Chris and Neil have dinner with Es Devlin and discuss the staging of their upcoming performance at the Brits Awards show.
The PSB media blitz continues surrounding the release of Ultimate. This evening they're interviewed on Simon Mayo's BBC Radio 2 show.