WE ASKED : Do you like garlic? And in some cases, we also asked: Do you find that you connect more with other garlic lovers (and if not, do your friends tend to also dislike it?)

Recent reply: Alison Shaw

"I love garlic, actually. It's included in a lot of foods that I eat."
Alison Shaw (Cranes)

Based around the brother and sister team of Jim and Alison Shaw, Cranes are able to successfully make dark, often haunting music that is also very catchy. Their earliest work was the cassette-only FUSE (1986), but it was the 1989 mini-LP "SELF-NON-SELF" that really started getting the attention of Britain's music press and radio. Signing with Dedicated/BMG, they went on to make many more great albums and, among other things, opened for The Cure on a 100 date tour of America and Europe.

For more info on Cranes, visit their website at:


A Random Previous Reply:

"I love garlic. Some of my friends love garlic. Some don't. The ones who don't are still good friends. Well Hutch ! You must be in the garlic BIZ."
Russell Johnson
(The Professor on "Gilligan's Island")

A few years back, Russell appeared in the TV special "Surviving Gilligan's Island." For more info on his career and current projects, visit his website at:

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