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  1. Meet The Ref - Gillingham v Latics - Iain WilliamsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Vital Football

    ... a former player with Walton and Hersham of the Isthmian League, the club that inspired the formation of punk band Sham 69. Williamson has refereed us on just two previous occasions, 10 years apart, a 0-1 home defeat in the Championship to Brighton ...

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  2. Five Bristol gigs to catch this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... . Sexy, edgy all-girl band The Sex Pissed Dolls play songs from Sex Pistols, The Jam, The Clash, The Specials, Sham 69 and other punk, ska and rock classics. For ticket information visit www.thefleece.co.uk . Goldie's drum and bass album Timeless ...

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  3. Sex Pissed DollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    Sexy, edgy all-girl band The Sex Pissed Dolls play songs from Sex Pistols, The Jam, The Clash, The Specials, Sham 69 and other punk, ska and rock classics.

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  4. REWIND: Swindon entered the computer ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | This is Wiltshire

    ... time of our story, the building was derelict, its boarded windows flyposted with adverts for a concert by punk band Sham 69. It had started life as a 17th Century Tavern called The King of Prussia, then spent 100 years as a butcher's shop. In 1977 ...

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  5. Fifi Geldof gets a tattoo in tribute to her sister Peaches more than a year after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... celebrating 40 years of punk at the Rebellion Festival with fellow punk veterans like the Buzzcocks, the Damned and Sham 69

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  6. LA's punk record shop a warehouse for recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | WireService

    ... find and stock records from the sub genres. A lot of people come in after standard UK punk, the Sex Pistols, Adicts, Sham 69. They know about the US greats like the Dead Kennedys, the Cramps, Devo, Husker Du and Bad Religion. Then they start ...

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  7. Bob Geldof returns to his punk roots playing festival with the Buzzcocks and the DamnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Bob's Boomtown Rats are celebrating 40 years of punk at the Rebellion Festival with fellow punk veterans like the Buzzcocks, the Damned and Sham 69 After 30 years of Live Aid and a life in the public eye Bob Geldof is returning to his roots as a punk rocker on the 40th anniversary of the movement. The last few decades have seen Geldof in the news for tragic reasons - the death of Peaches and Paula Yates - and seen him lead various reincarnations of Live Aid, but now the 63-year-old has come full circle.

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  8. reviewSlaves - 'Are You Satisfied?'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | NME

    ... tattooed tearaways who came together in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, they channel their despair into a modern rendering of Sham 69's raw, charismatic punk and the gritty 1970s pub rock that's shot through Palma Violets' recent second album, 'Danger In The ...

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  9. Review: Replacements - back, and couldn't be betterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... run starting with the insolent 1981 Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash to 1987's Pleased to Meet Me and included Sham 69's "Borstal Breakout" and Barbie Gaye's "My Boy Lollipop." The band also took audience requests, mostly from middle-aged men ...

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  10. STIFF Little Fingers will be playing in Warrington on June 11.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Warrington Guardian

    The Irish band formed in Belfast in 1977 at the height of the punk movement alongside the likes of the Sex Pistols, The Clash, The Jam, Buzzcocks, Undertones, Sham 69 and The Stranglers. They initially wrote about their own lives, growing up at the height of The Troubles in Northern Ireland, but now sing about everything from the economic collapse to depression.

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  11. Barb Wire DollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... The Sex Pistols to Iggy Pop. The band have since played festivals at every corner of the world, co-headlining with Sham 69, GBH and Cockney Rejects, to name a few. If you're in the mood to see a high energy, take-no-prisoners punk show tonight, look ...

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  12. Hard Left = Mike from Slumberland/Black Tambourine + mems of Boyracer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Tim Brown and Donna McKean, Hard Left make throwback punk recalling the late '70s UK era. If you're into stuff like Sham 69, Cockney Rejects or The Sex Pistols, this band is for you. The band's debut LP, We Are Hard Left , comes out May 12 as the ...

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  13. Sham 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    Formed in Hersham in 1976, Sham 69 are regarded as pioneers of the Oi! sub-genre of punk. The band became one of the most successful of the punk bands, with five singles making Top 20 including If The Kids Are United, Hurry Up Harry and Hersham Boys.

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  14. Watch Stephen Malkmus Cover Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Sham 69 At Vice 20thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... at their own game, broke up a month later . Meanwhile, Malkmus' fellow '90s smart-rock demigod Jarvis Cocker covered Sham 69's 1979 street-punk classic " If The Kids Are United ," and you best believe he did not need a reminder on those lyrics. Vice ...

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  15. Punk rockers unfairly linked to fascism on British TVRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    Cockney Rejects are an Oi! punk band that formed in the East End of London in 1979. Their song "Oi, Oi, Oi", from their album Greatest Hits Volume 2, was the inspiration for the name of the Oi! music genre.[1] Their biggest hit record in the United Kingdom, "The Greatest Cockney Rip-Off", was a parody of Sham 69's song "Hersham Boys".

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  16. Vine Chart: New entries from Bolton Wanderers, Vice and NordstromRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Drum

    ... the chart at number two this week with a loop increase of 99 per cent, thanks to a video of Jarvis Cocker performing Sham 69's original hit 'If the Kids Are United'. And a festive clip of Vine celebrity Rudy Mancuso earned Nordstrom third place, ...

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