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Biography:
Birth Place: Leeds, England
Years Active: 1979-1981
Genres: Post-punk, New Wave

Delta 5 was post-punk band from Leeds, England. The original members of Delta 5, Julz Sale (vocals/guitar), Ros Allen (bass) and Bethan Peters (bass), formed the band in 1979 and soon became a part of the thriving Leeds post-punk scene, later adding Kelvin Knight on drums and Alan Riggs on guitar. Combining feminist politics with a two-bass funk-punk sound (much in the style of another, more famous Leeds band, Gang of Four), in 1979 they released their debut single, “Mind Your Own Business.” Delta 5 was also important figures in the Rock Against Racism movement, and were the subject of a highly-publicized assault at the hands of a right-wing group affiliated with rival movement Rock Aga... Continue Bio >>

Albums:

Mind Your Own Business (4-Track Maxi-Single)

Singles & Sessions 1979-81


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