Is Porl Thompson still married?

Is Porl Thompson still married?

Porl Thompson (born Paul Stephen Thompson, November 8, 1957, in Wimbledon, England) is an English musician best known for his work with The Cure. Meanwhile, Porl is married to Janet Smith, the younger sister of Robert Smith, and together they have three sons (Todd, Bodhi and Darcie) and a daughter (Noosha).

Why did Porl Thompson change his name?

Musichead showed some interest. I had no intention to do the show; I wanted to build up the work, but it came at the right time.” And, as for the name change, the artist explains, “It’s really all about starting afresh. Friends have always called me Pearl and it really seemed to fit with my new path.

When did Boris Williams leave the cure?

Guitarist Porl (now Pearl) Thompson was for a time in Easy Cure but didn’t join the Cure until 1984, staying until 1993 and then returning for a third stint from 2005 to 2010. Boris Williams took over the drum throne in 1984, when Tolhurst switched to keyboards, and stayed until 1995.

Are Tolhurst and Robert Smith still friends?

The two have since reconciled their friendship — hence, the reunion shows — which is one reason why Tolhurst will join Smith and six other current or former members of the band on the stage at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Friday, March 29, when the band is inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as part …

Who managed The Cure?

Chris Parry
That “you” was Chris Parry, who managed The Cure, produced that 33-minute debut LP and co-founded the label that was the band’s home for 20 years, Fiction Records.

Which cure members were inducted?

The Cure was inducted alongside Roxy Music, Janet Jackson, Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Radiohead and The Zombies.

What year is the Cure?

The Cure
Origin Crawley, West Sussex, England
Genres Gothic rock post-punk alternative rock new wave
Years active 1978–present
Labels Fiction Suretone Geffen Polydor Hansa A&M Elektra Asylum Sire

Who inducted The Cure into Hall of Fame?

Trent Reznor
Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor introduced the The Cure for their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the March 29th ceremony Barclay Center in NYC.

Are the Smiths in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

The Smiths were nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the first time this week. Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, Lou Reed, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Kraftwerk, and yes, the Smiths, are all up for induction.

Why did Radiohead not perform at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

Yorke has confirmed that he will not be attending due to an overseas philharmonic commitment he could easily work around, but even so, it’s doubtful he would’ve showed up with an open schedule, anyway. “We’ve always been very blasé about that stuff. We just think that we just don’t quite understand it.

Is Morrissey in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

Morrissey has allegedly snubbed the US Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in 2008 because he refuses to share a stage with his former bandmates in The Smiths. However, Morrissey refuses to share a stage with Smiths drummer Mike Joyce.