70's UK Punk/New Wave Listing =Ba

Back To Zero/ Honey Bane/ Ed Banger/ Banned/ Rex Barker & The Ricochets/ Barracudas/ Basczax/ Battersea/ Bauhaus/

Bears/ Beat Brothers/ Nicky Beat & The Beatniks/ Beaver/ Bee Bee Cee/ Beez/ Beggar/ Bet Lynch's Legs/

Beyond The Implode


BACK TO ZERO

FICS-004 Your Side Of Heaven/ Back To Zero (Fiction 9/79)

v-Brian Betteridge g-Sam Burnett b-Mal d-Andy Moore

Mods. Org. d-Nigel Wolff.

 

HONEY BANE

521984/1 You Can Be You: Girl On The Run// Porno Grows/ Boring Conversation (Crass 12/79)

 

Punk. ex.Fatal Microbes. Backed up the Kababs = Crass. Issued some more singles later.

 

ED BANGER

TOSH-106 Kinnel Tommy/ Baby Was A Baby (Rabid 7/78)

 

Ex.Nosebleeds v. Pop new wave.

 

BANNED

EAT-1-UP Little Girl/ C.P.G.J.'s (Can't Eat 9/77) -re-issue HAR-5145 (Harvest 11/77)

-1 on LDK17

HAR-5149 Him Or Me/ You Dirty Rat (Harvest 3/78)

comp.)

10.Little Girl on 'Meet The New Punk Wave'

3.Him Or Me 7.You Dirty Rat 14.C.P.G.J.'s 15.Little Girl on 'The Rare Stuff?'

 

v, g-Rick Mansworth g-Pete Fresh b-John Thomas d-Paul Sordid

Pop punk.

 

REX BARKER & THE RICOCHETS

BOP-4 Jeremy Is Innocent!//

(I'm Jolly Mad/ Wuff Wuff Bang (Demo)

by TEDDY & THE TERRIFFICS) (Beggars Banquet 6/79)

 

Parody punk.

 

BARRACUDAS

SELLOUT-1 I Want My Woody Back/ Subway Surfin' (Cells 1979)

 

v-Jeremy Gluck v, g-Robin Wills v, b-David Buckley v, d-Nicky Turner

Surf power pop. More singles and LPs in '80's.

 

BASCZAX

ICI-1 Madison Fallout/ Auto Mekanik Destruktor

(Pipeline Product 1979) -rec. 8/8/79 insert 3. insert4.

comp.)

5.Celluloid Love 6.Karleearn Photography on 'Earcom 2'

 

v, g-Alan Savage b-Mick Todd (ex.Blitzkrieg Bop) k-John Hodgeson d-Alan Cornforth sax-Jeff Foggarty

From Cleveland. Punk. Formed 8/78.

 

BATTERSEA

Always Something There To Remind Me/ Split Image (Anchor 1978) -2 on LDK35. power pop.

 

BAUHAUS

TEENY-2 Bela Lugosi's Dead/ Boys (Small Wonder 1979) -12"

 

v-Peter Murphy v, g-Daniel Ash v, b-David Jay d-Kevin Haskins

From Northampton. Jay and Haskins orig. in punk band from '77 the Submerged Tenth. Started the Craze w/ Ash, then

Bauhaus 1919, then Bauhaus.' 1st LP= 'In The Flat Field' (4AD CAD-13 10/80).

 

BEARS

JS-001 On Me/ Wot's Up Mate (Waldo's 1978) -1 on TT1/LDK12.

GV-1 Insane/ Decisions (Good Vibrations 1978) -rec. 22/10/78.

poster sleeve.

comp.)

12.Fun Fun Fun on 'Farewell To The Roxy'

 

v-John g-George b-Ron d-Cally sax-Chris

Punk. b-Tim and d-Richie on 2nd single.

 

BEAT BROTHERS

comp.)

10.Drive My Car 11.Ain't She Sweet on 'Nova-Vaga'

 

Punk. Sound very much like the Warm, which means....

 

NICKY BEAT & THE BEATNIKS

IS-BEAT-1033 Split Second Love/ Starstruck/ I Can Hear Voices (Rigid/Impulse 12/78)

-1 on LDK32.

Punk. Some Blitzkrieg Bop and the Amazing Space Frogs.

 

BEAVER

comp.)

13.Mac The Knife 14.Kleptomania on 'Is The War Over?'

 

v-Alan Alexander g-Andy Beever g-Dave Dearnaley b-Vince Jenkins d-John (Webby) Webster

From Cardiff. Power pop.

 

BEE BEE CEE

RE-48-S You Gotta Know Girl/ We Ain't Listening (Rel 11/77)

 

v-Dave Gilhooley g-Callum McNair b-Bob Gilhooley k-Blackie d-Zokko

From Edinburgh. Punk.

 

BEEZ

SNACK-001 Easy/ The Vagrant (Edible 1979) -rec. 12/78

Fold sleeve 3. 4. 5. 6.

SNACK-002 Do The Suicide/ Backstreet Love// ---- (Edible 1979)

 

v, g-Robert Boughton v, g-Gordon Watson b-Timothy Heal d-Paul Morris

From Chesham. Punk.

 

BEGGAR

comp.)

3.Don't Throw Your Life Away 9.Broadway Show 10.All Night on 'Mods Mayday '79'

 

v, harp-Nigel Gregory g-Jeff John b-Mark Williams d-Mike Slocombe

Mods.

 

BET LYNCH'S LEGS

ABSURD-10 Riders In The Sky/ High Moon (Absurd 1979)

Instrumental pop new wave w/ experimental flavour.

 

BEYOND THE IMPLODE

DIVE-101 Last Thoughts EP: This Atmosphere/ Midnight Adventures/ Lassitude/

Escape Thru Levitation (Diverse 1979) -2 on LDK33.

 

g-E.Smith

DIY punk. Also listed 'Eleven Hour Breakdown' EP (Diverse DIVE-102).

1