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The Teardrop Explodes - Sleeping Gas


On this date in 1979, The Teardrop Explodes released their debut single, "Sleeping Gas". It was backed by "Camera Camera" and "Kirkby Workers Dream Fades". The A side appeared on their debut album, Kilimanjaro. The B sides did not. The Liverpool, England post punk band disbanded in 1982 after two albums. Lead singer Julian Cope went on to become a successful solo artist. Keyboardist Paul Simpson formed The Wild Swans.

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