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The Lambrettas - Poison Ivy


On this date in 1980, The Lambrettas released their second single, "Poison Ivy". It was backed by "Runaround". Both tracks appeared on their debut album, Beat Boys In The Jet Age. The single reached the #7 spot on the U.K. singles chart. The Brighton, England mod band named themselves after a motorbike popular with the mod revivalists. The Lambrettas released nine singles and two albums before disbanding in 1982.

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