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The Apostles (band)

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The Apostles are an experimental punk rock band who developed within the confines of the 1980s anarcho-punk scene in the UK, but did not necessarily adhere to the aesthetics of that movement. [1]

39 relations: Anarchism, Anarcho-punk, Andy Martin (English musician), Attrition (band), Avant-garde, Blues rock, Bootleg recording, Cassette culture, Centro Iberico, Chris & Cosey, Conflict (band), Crass, Fanzine, Five or Six, Hellbastard, Homocore (zine), Islington, J.D.s, John Travis (producer), Konstruktivits, Lemon Kittens, Libertarianism, London, Nocturnal Emissions, Oi Polloi, Political Asylum (band), Punk rock, Queercore, Southend-on-Sea, Stewart Home, Test Dept, The Mob (British band), The Parkinsons (band), Throbbing Gristle, UK Independent Singles and Albums Charts, United Kingdom, United States, Wapping Autonomy Centre, 400 Blows (British band).


Anarchism is a political philosophy that advocates self-governed societies based on voluntary institutions.

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Anarcho-punk (or anarchist punk) is punk rock that promotes anarchism.

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Andy Martin (English musician)

Andy Martin is a musician, lyricist and writer who lives in London, England.

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Attrition (band)

Attrition are an electronic music band, formed in Coventry, England in 1980 by Martin Bowes and Julia Niblock.

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The avant-garde (from French, "advance guard" or "vanguard", literally "fore-guard") are people or works that are experimental, radical, or unorthodox with respect to art, culture, or society.

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Blues rock

Blues rock is a fusion genre combining elements of blues and rock.

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Bootleg recording

A bootleg recording is an audio or video recording of a performance that was not officially released by the artist or under other legal authority.

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Cassette culture

Cassette culture (or the cassette underground) refers to the practices surrounding amateur production and distribution of recorded music that emerged in the late 1970s via home-made audio cassettes.

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Centro Iberico

Centro Iberico was a squatted school in Notting Hill, England, that became a Social centre, a live venue and a studio in the 1980s.

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Chris & Cosey

Chris & Cosey, now performing as Carter Tutti, are a band formed in 1981, consisting of couple Chris Carter and Cosey Fanni Tutti, both previously members of industrial music pioneers Throbbing Gristle.

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Conflict (band)

Conflict is an English anarcho-punk band originally based in Eltham in South London.

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Crass were an English art collective and punk rock band formed in 1977 who promoted anarchism as a political ideology, a way of life and a resistance movement.

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A fanzine (blend of fan and magazine or -zine) is a non-professional and non-official publication produced by enthusiasts of a particular cultural phenomenon (such as a literary or musical genre) for the pleasure of others who share their interest.

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Five or Six

Five or Six was a UK post-punk band, originally signed to Cherry Red Records by A&R head Mike Alway, who deemed them to be the act with the most potential from the scene he had helped create around the Snoopies club in south-west London.

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Hellbastard are a heavy metal band, still choosing to remain uncategorised.

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Homocore (zine)

Homocore is an American anarcho-punk zine created by Tom Jennings and Deke Nihilson, and published in San Francisco from 1988 to 1991.

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Islington is a district in Greater London, England, and part of the London Borough of Islington.

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J.D.s is a queer punk zine founded and co-published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada by G.B. Jones and Bruce LaBruce, that ran for eight issues from 1985 to 1991.

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John Travis (producer)

John Travis is a London born record producer, producer, audio engineer, mixer and songwriter whose work has been primarily based in New York and Los Angeles, California since 1998.

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Konstruktivits is a British industrial band.

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Lemon Kittens

Lemon Kittens are a post-punk band, formed in Reading, Berkshire, England in 1977, by Karl Blake and Gary Thatcher.

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Libertarianism (from libertas, meaning "freedom") is a collection of political philosophies and movements that uphold liberty as a core principle.

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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Nocturnal Emissions

Nocturnal Emissions is a sound art project that has released numerous records and CDs in music styles ranging from electro-acoustic, musique concrète, hybridised beats, sound collage, post-industrial music, ambient and noise music.

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Oi Polloi

Oi Polloi are a punk rock band from Scotland that formed around 1981.

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Political Asylum (band)

Political Asylum were a Scottish anarcho-punk band formed in Stirling in 1982 and active until 1993.

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Punk rock

Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.

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Queercore (or homocore), is a cultural and social movement that began in the mid-1980s as an offshoot of punk.

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Southend-on-Sea, commonly referred to as simply Southend, is a town and wider unitary authority area with borough status in southeastern Essex, England.

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Stewart Home

Kevin Llewellyn Callan (born 24 March 1962), better known as Stewart Home, is an English artist, filmmaker, writer, pamphleteer, art historian, and activist.

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Test Dept

Test Dept, sometimes credited as Test Department or Test Dept.

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The Mob (British band)

The Mob is an English anarcho-punk band, formed in Yeovil, Somerset in the late 1970s.

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The Parkinsons (band)

The Parkinsons are a punk rock band originally from Coimbra, Portugal, formed in the year 2000 and based in London, known for their outrageous live performances.

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Throbbing Gristle

Throbbing Gristle were an English music and visual arts group, officially formed on 3 September 1975 in Kingston upon Hull.

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UK Independent Singles and Albums Charts

The UK Independent Singles Chart and UK Independent Albums Chart are charts of the best-selling independent singles and albums, respectively, in the United Kingdom.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Wapping Autonomy Centre

Wapping Autonomy Centre (also known as The Anarchist Centre) was a social centre set up in a rented space in Metropolitan Wharf, Wapping area of London Docklands from late 1981 to 1982.

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400 Blows (British band)

400 Blows were a British industrial/post punk band founded in 1981.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Apostles_(band)

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