|Genres:||Pop / Rock Pop / Rock|
|Tags:||alternative rock 90s indie electronic british seen live alternative rock grebo britpop alternative dance|
|Decades:||1980s 1990s 2000s|
|Links:||allmusic BBC Music page discogs fanpage lyrics lyrics official homepage other databases wikidata wikipedia|
Blending the driving force of punk guitar with liberal use of samples and dance music rhythms, this UK act made an audacious debut with the 1989 single Info Freako. The song was voted into the Top 10 year-end charts of all the UK music papers. Singer and songwriter Mike Edwards (22 June 1964, City of London, England) was joined in the line-up by Gen (b. Simon Matthews, 23 April 1964, Devizes, Wiltshire, England; drums), Al Jaworski (b. 31 January 1966, Plymouth, Devon, England; bass), Jerry De Borg (b. 30 October 1963, Kentish Town, London, England; guitar) and Barry D (b. Iain Richard Foxwell Baker, 29 September 1965, Carshalton, Surrey, England; keyboards). The band was formed in London, England, early in 1988, and was signed soon afterwards by Food Records. Liquidizer was an energetic debut that provided further UK hits with Never Enough and Bring It On Down. Doubt, produced mainly by Edwards, saw the band inject a stronger...