In 1980 Siglo XX independantly released their first 7'' single ‘The Naked and the Death’. Things really got rolling two years later with the maxi-single ‘The Art of War’. Later they signed to Antler Records which released a few of their albums and maxi’s. Their sound resembled Factory bands like Joy Division and Section 25: cold new wave, with dark basses, moody synths and depressive vocals. In the mid 80’s a move to Play it Again Sam followed, where three albums came out. The last was ‘Under A Purple Sky’ in 1989.
In 2015 Antonio Palermo, Klaas Hoogerwaard, Tom Van Troyen, Kris Dries and Thomas François from "Honeymon Cowboys" (EX Siglo XX). There first CD Live @ Eurorock was a "Limited Edition" CD. See Honeymoon Cowbys for more information.