Reid, Jim

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Reid, Jim Gender: M
James McLeish Reid
born on 29 December 1961 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 07°43' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 02°16 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 11°20'

Jim Reid
photo: Gaelen Hadlett, license cc-by-sa-2.0


Scottish singer and guitarist for The Jesus and Mary Chain, a feedback-driven guitar band he co-founded with his brother William in 1983. The band gained early renown not only for their blistering sound, but also their short twenty-minute concerts that broke into riots on a few occasions.

The band broke up after a disastrous performance at the House of Blues in Los Angeles on 12 September 1998, but reformed in March 2007.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Reid, William (born 18 October 1958). Notes: Band mates in "The Jesus and Mary Chain"


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released November 1984 ("Upside Down" debut Jesus & Mary Chain single released)
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  • Social : Great Publicity 15 March 1985 in London (Riot during concert at North London Polytechnic)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released November 1985 ("Psycho Candy" debut Jesus & Mary Chain LP released)
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  • Work : End Major Project 12 September 1998 in Los Angeles (Final Jesus & Mary Chain live performance prior to breakup)
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Source Notes

Caroline Gerard quotes birth certificate


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.