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Theatre Of Hate - He Who Dares Wins


On this date in 1982, Theatre Of Hate released their third live album, He Who Dares Wins. The title was somewhat confusing because the first live album had the same name. The original album from 1981 had a black and white cover and was live from the Warehouse Leeds. This one had a black and blue cover and was recorded in Berlin. They changed the name in a later release to He Who Dares Wins: Live In Berlin. The London post-punk/gothic band lasted from 1980-1983. They were led by Kirk Brandon who was previously in The Pack. He later formed Spear Of Destiny while guitarist Billy Duffy went on to The Cult.

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