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No Thyself

Bbc In Concert (22nd November 1978)


Real Life And Thereafter/Forum

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Birth Place: Manchester, England
Years Active: 1977–1981, 2009 (tour)
Genres: Post-punk

Magazine are an English post-punk group active between 1977 and 1981. Their debut single, "Shot By Both Sides", is now acknowledged as a classic and their debut album, ''Real Life'', is still widely admired as one of the greatest albums of all time. The band was formed by Howard Devoto after leaving punk band Buzzcocks in early 1977, deciding to create a more experimental and less punk band who later influenced many musicians. Magazine reunited for a tour through Britain in February 2009, with almost all the most remaining and "classic" line-up during their brief time, with the exception of guitarist John McGeoch who died in 2004 and was replaced by Noko, who had played with Devoto in Luxuri... Continue Bio >>

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