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Cringing Cult of Celebrity in New Cross, Greater London*

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Cringing Cult of Celebrity
  • That bouncing bomb guy.
  • bloc party used to gig in new cross. now they're on the cover of NME. lets hope other bands in the area dont go down that dark alley.
  • Well The Squeeze but technically they were from deptford
  • Chris Tarrant once lived in a caravan next to the New Cross Inn and Samuel Pepys on Pepys road I guess.
  • nice site gary oldman.. he was born in new cross and went to monson primary school down mondson road until he was 11 go well
  • Danny Baker.
  • Barnes Wallis, inventor of the bouncing bomb.
  • Vic Reeves first saw Bob Mortimer perform in New cross at a comedy/open mic night
  • Andre: from Damage.
  • Blame Goldsmiths College - Blur, Damien Hurst, Dire Straits, and a million students who are quite popular in places really really far away.
  • Czar Peter the Great, Christopher Marlowe, Admiral Nelson, Mark Knopler & Dire Straits, Alexei Sayle, Jools Holland, Malcolm Hardee, there are loads more!

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Last updated: 2008-10-14

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