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Birth Place: London, England
Years Active: 1973–1988, 1992–1996, 2008–present
Genres: New Wave, Synthpop, Post-punk, New Romantic

Ultravox is a British new wave band formed in 1974 by vocalist and songwriter Dennis Leigh, a then Royal College of Art student, and was originally known as Tiger Lily. An initial but incomplete lineup comprised Leigh plus Chris Allen on bass and Stevie Shears on guitar, with Warren Cann on drums and Billy Currie on violin joining in May and October 1974 respectively. The group released one single in 1975, “Ain't Misbehavin',” which contained a cover of the Fats Waller song. Later, the band went through a series of name changes including The Zips, Fire of London, London Soundtrack, and The Damned, using this last name for a few weeks before discovering that another band had already taken... Continue Bio >>

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