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The Zones - Mourning Star


On this date in 1979, The Zones released their fourth seven inch record, "Mourning Star". It was backed by "Under The Influence". The A side appeared on their debut album, Under Influence. The B side, despite its name, did not. The Scottish band included Midge Ure (future Ultravox), Kenny Hyslop (future The Skids) and Russel Webb (future The Skids), among others.

The album:

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MOOKIE said...

FYI: John Cougar Menstrualcramp used to have a band called The Zone.

I saw them open for The Kinks way back when at Nassau Coliseum...I think 1980?

Club80 said...

It was October, 1980. I was there too

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