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Bruce Foxton

Biography

British bass participant who rocked away with punk rock rings such as for example Stiff Small Fingers as well as the Jam. He was raised in Surrey, Britain and became a member of The Jam as their lead guitarist. He used Stiff Little Fingertips for fifteen years and documented five albums using the music group, including Flags and Emblems and Wish Road. His wife Pat passed on from cancer in ’09 2009. He and drummer Rick Buckler had been bandmates in The Jam through the past due 1970s and early 1980s.

Quick Facts


Full Name Bruce Foxton
Date Of Birth September 1, 1955
Place Of Birth England
Height 1.73 m
Profession Bassist
Nationality English
Spouse Pat Foxton
Parents Helen Foxton, Henry Foxton
Awards NME Award for Best Bassist
Music Groups The Jam, Stiff Little Fingers, Casbah Club
Movies From the Jam: A 1st Class Return: Live at the Forum London
Star Sign Virgo

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#Fact
1Supported Status Quo at the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Friday, 2 December 2005.
2Bassist with rock band The Casbah Club.
3He was bass guitarist with punk rock band The Jam.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tenure2008writer: "Smithers-Jones"
À Tout de Suite2004writer: "Punk Youth"
KaBlam!1996-1998TV Series music - 9 episodes
Top of the Pops1978TV Series writer - 1 episode

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pro Pinball: Timeshock!1997Video Game
Pro Pinball1996Video Game

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Jam: About the Young Idea2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
Punk's Not Dead2007DocumentaryHimself - Stiff Little Fingers, The Jam
King of Punk2007DocumentaryHimself - Stiff Little Fingers
Paul Weller: Into Tomorrow2006DocumentaryHimself
Pop Quiz1983-1984TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops1977-1982TV SeriesHimself - The Jam / Himself - Member: The Jam
Punk and Its Aftershocks1980DocumentaryHimself - The Jam (uncredited)
Revolver1978TV SeriesHimself - The Jam
Punk in London1977DocumentaryHimself - The Jam (uncredited)
Marc1977TV SeriesHimself - Musician

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
We Could Be Kings2005VideoHimself (uncredited)
Oasis: Behind the Scenes2000TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
That's Entertainment: The Jam Now and Then1999TV Movie documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops1980-1981TV SeriesHimself - The Jam

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#Quote
1"Ringo Starr, Mike Rutherford and Eric Clapton live around here. Phil Collins used to but thankfully he's moved to Switzerland now." (On his musical neighbours)


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