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Fire Engines - Candyskin


On this date in 1981, Fire Engines released their second single, "Candyskin". It was backed by "Meat Whiplash". Neither track appeared on their debut album, Lubricate Your Living Room. The single reached the #7 spot on the U.K. indie singles chart. The post-punk band from Edinburgh, Scotland disbanded in 1981 after three singles and just one album.

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