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Punk

Ramsgate, Kent

1976 - 1981

Band MembersEdit

  • Mark Edwards (aka Mark Jones) (guitar, vocals)
  • Paul Leinster (bass, vocals)
  • Marc Hebden (drums)


  • Paul Daley (drums) replaced Marc Hebden.
  • Stan "Gretsch" Littlejohn (drums) later replaced Paul Daley.

InfoEdit

The Rivals were probably the earliest, and most-renowned of the first wave of Punk bands in Kent.


Stan was tragically killed in a car-crash in 1981


Full information can be found on the Rivals website .

Related BandsEdit

RecordingsEdit

  • 1979 'Future Rights' 7" (ACE 007)
  • 1980 'Here Comes The Night' 7" (ACE 011)
  • 2007 'If Only...' CD (RUBBISHCD007)
  • 2007 "If Only.."( Limited Vinyl Album.)
  • 2011 "First ever session & Demos ...CD (Japanese release)

GigsEdit

  • 01/05/77 - The Eagle Pub ( With The Refugees )
  • 15/12/77 - Margate, Bali Hai
  • 22/12/77 - Margate, Bali Hai
  • ??/??/78 - Ramsgate, Labour Hall (+ The Arnold )
  • 16/05/78 - Ramsgate. Labour Hall
  • 25/05/79 - Ramsgate, Van Gogh ( + The Arnold )
  • ??/??/79 - Ramsgate. Van Gogh
  • ??/??/79 - Canterbury  Art College (Gig cancelled due to riot )
  • ??/??/79 - Hastings The Crypt.  (Huggy of The Teenbeats Sang American Faces)
  • 14/03/80 - Ramsgate, Concorde
  • ??/??/80 - Gravesend The Red Lion. (+ Naked)
  • 11/04/80 - Ramsgate, Granville Ballroom (+ The Maze)
  • ??/??/80 - Canterbury University ( With Toyah )
  • 21/03/81 - Herne Bay, Pier Hotel (+ Naked + The Commited )
  • 28/03/81 - Gravesend, Terminus Club

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