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The Exploited - Punks Not Dead


On this date in 1981, The Exploited released their debut studio album, Punks Not Dead. The album contained the singles, "Army Life", "Exploited Barmy Army" and "Dogs Of War". The album became the #1 indie album in the U.K. for 1981. The Edinburgh, Scotland band was one of the U.K.'s original Oi! bands. They are still together but moved towards thrash by the late '80's.

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