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Serious Drinking

Formed after participating in the College or university of East Anglia, Norwich, England, in Feb 1981 this motley range of ex-students carved a distinct segment for themselves in the 3rd party charts of the first 80s by injecting their songs with comedic candour. Jem (bass) was an outspoken person in the Socialist Employees Party, although Lance (the only person not to go to UEA, drums), Martin Simon (ex-Higsons) and Eugene (both performers) and Andy (ex-Farmers Males; acoustic guitar) were even more concerned with soccer and alcohol consumption. The reason for the current presence of two performers was typically straightforward: ‘Eugene is within the music group because Martin desired a good start to a practice and Eugene experienced an automobile and he’s simply remained ever since’. They required their name from a headline announcing an interview using the Cockney Rejects in Seems. Pigeonholed as market leaders of some mythical ‘herbert’ motion, they did however possess a penchant for traditional English amusement pursuits. The singles ‘Like AROUND THE Terraces’ and ‘Hangover’ both fared well in the impartial charts, the previous produced by Tag Bedford of Madness. The second option included the amazing ‘Baby I’m Dying A Loss of life’ as its b-side, culled from your band’s well-known John Peel off radio program. The Revolution Starts At Closing Period and They COULD BE Drinkers Robin, But They’re Still HUMANS fully shown their eccentricity. The music group’s viewpoint was still crystal-clear, ‘Essentially what we’re stating is venture out, obtain drunk and revel in yourself, and don’t become nasty to other folks.’ Unfortunately, after ‘Nation Girl Became Medicines And Sex Punk’ (another borrowed headline), both Jewel and Lance departed. Karen Yarnell (ex-Gymslips) became a member of on drums plus they released Like AROUND THE Terraces, a assortment of preferred tracks and fresh recordings to coincide using the World Glass in 1990. Stranger Than Tannadice adopted and was followed by sporadic live looks.

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