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The U.K. Subs - 100% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
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U.K. Subs - 100% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
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Slaughter & The Dogs - 79% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in Wythenshawe, Manchester, England, in 1976, this punk quartet originally comprised Wayne Barrett (vocals), Howard ‘Zip’ Bates (bass), Mick Rossi (guitar) and Brian ‘Mad Muffet’ Grantham (drums). They took their name from two of their biggest musical influences; Mick Ronson’s 1974 recording Slaughter On Tenth Avenue and David Bowie’s Diamon Read more

Sham 69 - 74% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in London, England, in 1975, this five-piece skinhead/punk-influenced band originally comprised Jimmy Pursey (vocals), Albie ‘Slider’ Maskell (bass), Neil Harris (lead guitar), Johnny Goodfornothing (rhythm guitar) and Billy Bostik (drums). Pursey was a fierce, working-class idealist, an avenging angel of the unemployed, who ironically sacked most of the above Read more

The Adverts - 74% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 2000s
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The Adverts first came to prominence in 1976 at the celebrated London punk venue the Roxy CluFronted by vocalist Tim TV Smith and Gaye Advert (b. Gaye Atlas, 29 August 1956, England; vocals, bass), the line-up was completed by Howard Pickup (b. Howard Boak, 1951, d. 1997; guitar) and Laurie Driver (drums). Damned guitarist Brian James was so impressed by their performance th Read more

The Dead Boys - 69% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
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One of the first wave punk/no wave bands in the USA, the Dead Boys formed in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1976 but relocated to New York the following year. They won their spurs playing the infamous Bowery club CBGB’s, the starting place for other bands such as the Ramones, Television, Blondie and Talking Heads. The band comprised Stiv Bators (Steven John Bator, 22 October 1949, Read more

Stiff Little Fingers - 64% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This Irish punk band was formed from the ashes of cover outfit Highway Star. Taking their new name from a track on the Vibrators’ Pure Mania debut, Stiff Little Fingers soon attracted one of the most fervent fanbases of the era. Present at the Clash’s Belfast gig in 1977, Jake Burns (vocals/lead guitar) led Henry Cluney (rhythm guitar), Ali McMordie (bass) and Brian F Read more

The Dickies - 59% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in 1977 in Los Angeles, California, USA, this punk rock made their mark by specialising in speedy renditions of humorous songs, many of which were cover versions of earlier rock hits. The original line-up of the Dickies comprised Leonard Graves Phillips (vocals/keyboards), Chuck Wagon (Bob Davis, USA, d. June 1981, USA; keyboards/saxophone/vocals), Stan Lee (guitar/vo Read more

Chelsea - 58% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in London, England, in 1977, this punk band comprised vocalist Gene October, the only constant in a myriad of line-ups, Brian James (guitar), Geoff Myles (bass) and Chris Bashford (drums). Like many of their immediate peers Chelsea were a band with a strong social conscience. Specializing in sub-three-minute vitriolic outbursts on unemployment, inner city decay and the d Read more

The Ruts - 58% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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This reggae-influenced UK punk unit comprised Malcolm Owen (England, d. 14 July 1980; vocals), Paul Fox (b. 11 April 1951, d. 21 October 2007; guitar/vocals), Dave Ruffy (drums) and John ‘Segs’ Jennings (bass). They first came to the fore in 1979 with the UK Top 10 single ‘Babylon’s Burning’. Their gigs of that year were the most stunning of punk Read more

Eddie & The Hot Rods - 57% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in 1975, this quintet from Southend, Essex, England, originally comprised Barrie Masters (vocals), Lew Lewis (harmonica), Paul Gray (bass), Dave Higgs (guitar), Steve Nicol (drums) plus ‘Eddie’, a short-lived dummy that Masters pummelled on stage. After one classic single, ‘Writing On The Wall’, Lewis left, though he appeared on the high-energy ‘ Read more

The Damned - 57% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Documentaries Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in 1976, this UK punk band originally comprised Captain Sensible (Raymond Burns, 24 April 1954, Balham, London, England), Rat Scabies (b. Chris Millar, 30 July 1957, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, England; drums), Brian James (b. Brian Robertson, England; guitar) and Dave Vanian (b. David Letts, England; vocals). Scabies and James had previously played in the unwieldy Read more

999 - 55% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This London, England-based punk band was formed in May 1977. Dispensing with earlier names such as the Dials, the Fanatics and 48 Hours, Nick Cash (Keith Lucas, 6 May 1950, Gosport, Hampshire, England; guitar/vocals) was a former Kilburn And The High Roads guitarist and studied at Canterbury College Of Art under Ian Dury. Cash teamed up with Guy Days (guitar), Jon Watson (ba Read more

Buzzcocks - 53% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Originally formed in Manchester at the end of 1975 by Pete Shelley (Peter McNeish, 17 April 1955, Leigh, Lancashire, England; vocals/guitar), Howard Devoto (b. Howard Trafford, 1955, Manchester, England; vocals), Steve Diggle (b. Manchester, England; bass) and John Maher (b. England; drums). Taking their name from a Time Out review of the ITV television show Rock Follies, a Read more

The Dictators - 52% match to The Vibrators

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in 1973 in New York City, USA, the Dictators predated by two years the punk rock of bands such as the Ramones and the Sex Pistols, yet they exhibited many of that genre’s hallmarks from their inception. Purveying loud, three-chord rock without long solos, and drawing their lyrical inspiration and visual images from such disparate facets of popular culture as fast fo Read more


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