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The Smiths were an English alternative rock band, formed in Manchester in 1982. Based on the song writing partnership of Morrissey (vocals) and Johnny Marr (guitar), the band also included Andy Rourke (bass) and Mike Joyce (drums). Critics have called them the most important alternative rock band to emerge from the British independent music scene of the 1980s.

The Smiths Salford Lads Club Stephen Wright 1985

time traveller beyond our comprehensive worlds  | Saved by Gabby Fincham | David Bowie photographed by Geoff MacCormack in New Mexico, 1975

Bowie on set, Lake Fenton, New Mexico, June Photo by Geoff Maccormack

70s Punk - 'music was the least important part'

"The Ice Queen of Punk" Siouxsie Sioux born Susan Janet Ballion in London in

Rolling Stones 1981 Tour Poster

I attended Keith Richards' birthday party after this concert--met all of the Stones (along with my BFF Patti Walker).The artwork for the Rolling Stones’ Hampton Coliseum (Live

Cinderella...Hair bands didn't get much better than this.

Cinderella is an American glam metal and hard rock band from the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The band emerged in the with a series of multi-platinum albums and hit singles whose music videos received heavy MTV rotation.

Whitesnake is definitely one of my favourite 80s hard rock bands. Here I Go Again is brilliant!

Whitesnake is definitely one of my favorite hair metal bands. Nice vocals, nice song writting and good guitars.

Adam Ant - ridicule is nothing to be scared of...

Prince Charming of Suburbia: Adam Ant's transition from Eighties dandy, to gun-wielding maniac, to Mr Average next door

Adam Ant - prince charming dance at the junior school disco

The first real band I saw live. Set the bar high for everyone who followed.

Queen: Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon - Bing Images

LP upstairs somewhere, CD downstairs.

New band of the day (Lexy and the Kill No 1,494)

Blondie: Parallel Lines Album Cover Parodies. A list of all the groups that have released album covers that look like the Blondie Parallel Lines album.