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The Satellites - Urbane Gorilla


On this date in 1980, The Satellites released their debut single, "Urbane Gorilla". It was backed by "High Rise Hillbillys". Neither track appeared on an album. The London punk band released four singles and one album by 1984. That was the end of their recordings.

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Unknown said...

Turn the hoover up mum, I'm on drugs!

The Satellite were my childhood. Acton's finest band. They rocked the Clarendon most weeks & the assembled degenerates loved them.

There is only one thing left to say:


Anonymous said...

What happened to the Satellites...Yeah they was always about in West London...I haven't seen any of them for about !!! 25 !!! yrs...Spoke to Rat scabies + mates + they say Derick gibs is still about WHERE LOL ????

Anonymous said...

Mike who runs this website is in touch with Del, at least he was last year:

Email link at bottom of page.

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