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Formed: London, England, UK

Minor band whose bassist/vocalist Tommy Trouble (RN Ben Brierley) was also in The Vibrators, Nazis Against Facism, and Blood Poets. The raunchy 'System' makes extensive use of a slide guitar sounds exactly like the Hollywood Brats (not a bad thing). 'Queen's Mafia' is more sneery, but both songs sum up John Savage's classic put-down of bands like this: "bad rock sped up".

DISCOGRAPHY

Singles / Albums

Front - System        
System
(7", 1978)
       

 

Various Artists

The Label So Far! UK LP 1979 (The Label): Hospital Case / System / Queen's Mafia / Cold War

Punk Rock Rarities Vol. 2 UK CD 1996 (Anagram): System / Queen's Mafia

Action Time Vision (A Story Of Independent UK Punk 1976-1979) UK 4xCD 2016 (Cherry Red): System

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