Dreams Interrupted - Glaxo Babies

Dreams Interrupted
Glaxo Babies were the fore-runners of a wave of Bristol music that spawned The Pop Group, Rip Rig & Panic, Maximum Joy & Pigbag, who all became household names as the jagged edged angst movement quickly gathered respect throughout the world. A firm favourite with John Peel, the Glaxo's soon notched up their first session following on from the highly acclaimed first release - the 12" This your Life EP which included the classic "Who Killed Bruce Lee". Always underrated but never dismissed, they fought back with the blistering Christine Keeler 45 often sighted as the bands finest moment. This collection spans their career, illustrating just how unique and original the Glaxos were, and how their relevance seems ever present with today's jagged edged sounds.
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This Is Your Life / Stay Awake / Because Of You / Who Killed Bruce Lee / Avoiding The Issue / Police State / It's Irrational / Burning / Flesh / She Went To Pieces (Live) / Christine Keeler / Nova Bossa Nova / Promised Land / Maximum Sexual Joy / This Is Your Vendetta / Seven Days / Shake (The Foundations) / Time Out, Lost Causes / Tell Me
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