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Fabulous

This UK post-punk band was formed in the wake from the media success from the Manic Street Preachers. Fabulous comprised Simon Dudfield (vocals), plus Martin Goodacre (electric guitar), ‘Hodge’ (drums), Russell Underwood (second electric guitar) and Ronnie Fabulous (bass). These were maintained by previous New Musical Express helper editor James Dark brown. Dudfield was a contributor and both Goodacre and Underwood had been photographers on a single paper. Live these were seen as a Dudfield’s examined Iggy Pop impersonations, while musically and ideologically they lent in the situationist tack from the Sex Pistols. Their initial single, ‘Destined TO BECOME Free of charge’, was only a small element of their mentioned plan to reinvent 1977 and rid the united kingdom music scene from the ‘Ecstasy’ mentality. In addition they made a spot of exhibiting a taken floor covering from EMI Information’ offices. As several journalist observed, the Sex Pistols acquired used that record firm for £50, 000, which place Fabulous’ achievements in a few type of perspective. Never to end up being confused using the American rap musician from the same name.

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