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The Associates - The Affectionate Punch


On this date in 1980, The Associates released their debut album, The Affectionate Punch. It included the singles, "The Affectionate Punch" and "Would I...Bounce Back". The Edinburgh, Scotland new wave band disbanded in 1990 after four albums but re-formed a few years later. The band effectively ended with the death of Billy MacKenzie in 1997.

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