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Flipper - Love Canal


On this date in 1981, Flipper released their debut single, "Love Canal". It was backed by "Ha Ha Ha". Neither track appeared on their debut album, Generic Flipper. The San Francisco hardcore punk band was led by fromer Negative Trend frontman Will Shatter. They disbanded in 1987 after two studio albums, some live material and several singles. Will Shatter died of a drug overdose in 1988. They re-formed a few times afterwards and are currently finishing a new album.

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