John Valentine Carruthers

John Valentine Carruthers (born 1958 in Wortley, South Yorkshire) is an English musician, guitarist, and composer. He played with Clock DVA in the early 1980s,[1] then became the guitarist of Siouxsie and the Banshees in May 1984.[2]

With the Banshees, he recorded the albums: The Thorn EP (1984), Tinderbox (1986), and Through the Looking Glass (1987). He left the band in January 1987.


  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Biography: Clock DVA". Allmusic. Retrieved 31 July 2010.
  2. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Biography: Siouxsie and the Banshees". Allmusic. Retrieved 31 July 2010.