The Lurkers

The Lurkers

Top Songs

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Cyanide
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I'm on Heat
3
Shadow
4
Little Ol' Wine Drinker Me
5
Take Me Back to Babylon

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Biography

Formed in London in 1977, the first-generation punk outfit the Lurkers originally comprised vocalist Howard Wall, guitarist Pete Stride, bassist Arturo Bassick (born Arthur Billingsley) and drummer Manic Esso (a.k.a. Pete Haynes). Trumpteted as Britain's answer to the Ramones, the group debuted with the single "Shadow," released on the fledgling Beggars Banquet label; Bassick soon exited, and with ex-Saints bassist Kim Bradshaw, the Lurkers reached the U.K. Top Ten with the foll... Read more

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