The Beat
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1979-03
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The Beat

The Beat Biography (Wikipedia)

The Beat (known in the United States and Canada as the English Beat and in Australia as the British Beat, are a band founded in Birmingham, England, in 1978. Its music fuses Latin, ska, pop, soul, reggae and punk rock.

The Beat, consisting of Dave Wakeling (vocals, guitar), Ranking Roger (vocals), Andy Cox (guitar), David Steele (bass), Everett Morton (drums), and Saxa a.k.a. Lionel Augustus Martin (saxophone), released three studio albums in the early 1980s: I Just Can't Stop It (1980), Wha'ppen? (1981) and Special Beat Service (1982), and a string of singles, including "Mirror in the Bathroom", "Save It for Later", "Too Nice to Talk To", "Can't Get Used to Losing You", "Hands Off, She's Mine", and "All Out to Get You".

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Mirror In The Bathroom
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Mirror In The Bathroom
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Can't Get Used To Losing You
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Can't Get Used To Losing You
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Tears Of A Clown
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Tears Of A Clown
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Hands Off...She's Mine
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Hands Off...She's Mine
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Ranking Full Stop
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Ranking Full Stop
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Whine And Grine / Stand Down Margaret
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Whine And Grine / Stand Down Margaret
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Too Nice To Talk To
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Too Nice To Talk To
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Stand Down Margaret
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Stand Down Margaret
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Big Shot (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Big Shot (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Tears Of A Clown (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Tears Of A Clown (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Ranking Full Stop (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Ranking Full Stop (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Click Click (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Click Click (BBC Radio 1 John Peel Session, 24 Oct 1979)
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Sole Salvation
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Sole Salvation
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Best Friend
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Best Friend
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Twist And Crawl
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Twist And Crawl
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