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Martha and The Muffins - Echo Beach


On this date in 1980, Martha and The Muffins released their second single, "Echo Beach". The B side was "Teddy The Dink". The A side appeared on their debut album, Metro Music. The B side was a non-LP track. The single reached the #10 spot on the U.K. singles chart. The Toronto, Canada new wave band changed their name of the band to M+M in 1983 and the band died out by 1986, though they have gotten together on and off since.

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Video: Martha and The Muffins - Echo Beach - on Top Of The Pops - 1980 - youtube

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Marilyn Roxie said...

Great single, and Metro Music is one of my top fav 80's albums

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