and angrier, with lyrics reflecting life on the streets. Image wise it involved multi coloured hair, mohawks, spike encrusted leather vests, and clothing with political slogans. The UK Subs were prime examples of this.
Over the years the band line up has consistently changed, but Harper has remained a constant member and the group continues to record and tour to a devoted Saucony Shadow 5000 Sneaker
This was the mid 1970s, when stadium rock was far removed and aloof from the audience and glam rock was fizzling out. It was time to go to basics and make music by the people for the people punk was the result.
1977 and 1978, and a recording contract with GEM, which released their classic debut, 1979 Another Kind Of Blues.
ONCE JOE Strummer saw the Sex Pistols he quit pub rock and r and formed The Clash. When Charlie Harper saw the Damned he did the same thing.
Early gigs including one recorded at the infamous punk club the Roxy in Covent Garden led to several John Peel sessions in Saucony Grid 9000 Black
Harper, like Strummer, was part of the London r rock scene out of which British punk, in part, grew. He gathered together guitarist Nicky Garratt, bassist Paul Slack, and various drummers, under the name UK Subversives, later shortened to UK Subs.
cult audience. Their songs have been covered by Guns ( On The Farm ) while is featured in Shane Meadows film This Is England.
The Subs are regarded as one of the first street punk bands a more working class genre of the music that is harder, faster, Reebok Club C 85 Leather
still faithful to punk
The band style combined punk with the rock Saucony edge of the pub rock scene and was heard to good effect on the singles and Girls the early 1980s, punk seemed dead and the Subs embraced heavy metal elements. In July 1982, they became the first Western band to perform in Poland following the imposition of martial law, and the suppression of the Solidarity trade union.
Burberry Bag Dimension