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Jon Hare

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FeatureSex 'n' Drugs 'n' Rock 'n' Roll

Jon Hare's account of a historical monument to over-ambition.

Once upon a time, before Atari ST, before Sony PlayStation, before Sonic the Hedgehog, even before the internet as we know it, Chris Yates and Jon Hare (that's me) were killing time in Chelmsford Essex when they dreamed up a crazy computer game about a wannabe rockstar called Nigel Staniforth Smythe.