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Killing Joke - Wardance


On this date in 1980, Killing Joke released their second single, "Wardance". It was backed by "Psyche". The A side appeared on their self-titled debut album though it was a different version. The B side did not. The single was a John Peel favorite. The London post-punk band disbanded in 1996 but re-formed a few years ago. The band is touring this year with frontman Jaz Coleman, of course (who once fled to Iceland in anticipation of the apocalypse).

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