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The Cure - Killing An Arab


On this date in 1978, The Cure released their debut single, "Killing An Arab". It was backed by "10:15 Saturday Night". The B side appeared on their debut album, Three Imaginary Boys. The A side was excluded but wound up on their U.S. debut album, Boys Don't Cry. The Sussex, England post punk/goth/new wave band continues on with Robert Smith at the helm.

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entrailicus said...

Can it really have been 30 years?

Listen to Smith's John Peel show here...

BOZ said...

Still a milestone of a single for the era and a great dancefloor number.... I never leave home without it whenever I'm DJing!!

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