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Echo and The Bunnymen - The Puppet


On this date in 1980, Echo and The Bunnymen released their third single, "The Puppet". It was backed by "Do It Clean". Neither track appeared on an album but the B side was added as a bonus track to their debut album, Crocodiles, on a CD re-release. The Liverpool, England post punk band disbanded in 1992 but re-formed in 1996 and has been active in the studio and on the stage since then.

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Video: Echo and The Bunnymen - The Puppet - from Urgh! A Music War - youtube

Blogload: Echo and The Bunnymen - Songs To Learn & Sing - a compilation - contains both sides of "The Puppet" 7-inch -


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