Formed: Watford, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Great punk on the first single; the second is allegedly closer to synth pop.

According to Hyped2Death:

Anorexia were school friends at the Watford council estates who hung out at the pub at the Southern Cross Hotel in 1977. There were three brothers: Andrew, Peter and Kevin Leigh on guitars, with Nick Page & Kim Glenister, vocals, and Graham Snell on drums. Their self-made & financed debut single Rapist In The Park became a minor hit on John Peel's Radio 1 show which afforded them a healthy fan-base and allowed them to tour widely in the South of England, opening for minor chart acts. Slim Records of course was a play on the band's name, and Kevin opened Slim Studios as a rehearsal space. Their most notorious client was George Michael's first band, Executive, who occasionally opened for Anorexia... before becoming Wham.





Anorexia - Rapist In The Park Rapist In The Park (7", 1980)

Anorexia - AnorexiaAnorexia (7", 1982)

Various Artists

Back To Front Vol. 4 - Rare Punkrock 1977-'82 Germany LP/CD 1994 (Incognito): Pets

Messthetics Greatest Hits US CD 2006 (Hyped To Death): I'm A Square

Messthetics #5 UK '77-81 "D.I.Y" & DIY-Punk: "A" US CDR ???? (Hyped To Death): I'm A Square / Pets


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