The Chameleons
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1981
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The Chameleons

The Chameleons Biography (Wikipedia)

The Chameleons were an English post-punk band formed in Middleton, Greater Manchester in 1981. The band consisted of singer and bassist Mark Burgess, guitarists Reg Smithies and Dave Fielding, and drummer John Lever. They were called the Chameleons UK in North America because an American band had claim to "the Chameleons" name.

The Chameleons released their debut album, Script of the Bridge, in 1983. They followed it with What Does Anything Mean? Basically and Strange Times in 1985 and 1986, respectively, before abruptly disbanding in 1987 due to the sudden death of the band's manager. After the split, Burgess and Lever formed the Sun and the Moon, while Fielding and Smithies formed the Reegs. Burgess also had a short solo career with backing band the Sons of God. The Chameleons reformed in 2000, releasing Strip (2000), Why Call It Anything (2001) and This Never Ending Now (2002) before separating again in 2003. Burgess alone continues to play Chameleons songs live under the name ChameleonsVox. Lever died in 2017.

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Mad Jack
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One Flesh - BBC Session 16/05/1984
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One Flesh - BBC Session 16/05/1984
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Mad Jack
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Mad Jack
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Don't Fall
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Don't Fall
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Swamp Thing
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Swamp Thing
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Up The Down Escalator
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Up The Down Escalator
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Perfume Garden
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Perfume Garden
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Singing Rule Britannia (While The Walls Close In)
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Singing Rule Britannia (While The Walls Close In)
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Don't Fall - BBC Session 08/06/1983
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Don't Fall - BBC Session 08/06/1983
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Things I Wish I'd Said (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Things I Wish I'd Said (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Looking Inwardly (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Looking Inwardly (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Fan And The Bellows (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Fan And The Bellows (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Perfume Garden - BBC Session 08/06/1983
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Perfume Garden - BBC Session 08/06/1983
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Paper Tigers
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Paper Tigers
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Tears (Full Arrangement)
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Tears (Full Arrangement)
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In Shreds
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In Shreds
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View From A Hill
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View From A Hill
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Tears
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Tears
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PS Goodbye
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PS Goodbye
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Monkeyland
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Monkeyland
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Nostalgia - BBC Session 08/06/1983
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Nostalgia - BBC Session 08/06/1983
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Second Skin
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Second Skin
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Second Skin (Radio 1 Session, 13 Mar 1985)
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Second Skin (Radio 1 Session, 13 Mar 1985)
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Here Today (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Here Today (Radio 1 Session, 8 Jun 1981)
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Less Than Human
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