The Post Punk Progressive Pop Party

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Rest In Peace


On this date in 1980, The Ruts' frontman Malcolm Owen died of a heroin overdose.

The Ruts, left to right:
Paul Fox, Malcolm Owen, Vince Segs and David Ruffy

Wikipedia: The Ruts


Video: The Ruts - Babylon's Burning - on Top Of The Pops - 1979 - youtube

Blogload: The Ruts - The Peel Sessions -


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