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Members: Alan Brown (Bass/Vocals), Greg O'Keeffe (Guitar), Dil Green (Drums).

Formed in Hulme, Manchester in December 1982, Big Flame appeared on the NME's "C86" compilation and recorded four sessions for John Peel's Radio 1 show. They played their farewell gig at the Manchester Boardwalk on 11 October 1986, styling themselves as "Manchester's favourite jazz fuck trio explosione!".
After the band split, Brown joined Ron Johnson label-mates A Witness (with whom Big Flame had previously toured) as a drummer before forming The Great Leap Forward and O'Keeffe joined Meatmouth.
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Big Flame Discography Tracks

Albums

Various All The Irish Must Go To Heaven Various - Communicate!!!! Live At Thames Poly (Comp) T.P.S.U. Records UK 1985 Sell This Version

Compilations

1 In 12 004 Various Debra Various - Systembeat(LP, Comp) 1 In 12 Records 1 In 12 004 UK 1985 Sell This Version
Various New Way (Quick Wash And Brush Up With Liberation Theology) Various - C86 (Comp) Rough Trade, New Musical Express UK 1986 Sell This Version
SB01 Various Sargasso Various - Skin And Bone(Cass, Comp) Skin And Bone SB01 UK 1986 Sell This Version
Shelter 1 Various Man Of Few Syllables Various - Ideal Guest House(Cass, Comp) Shelter (4) Shelter 1 UK 1986 Sell This Version
FLEXRON 1 Various Sargasso Various - Solid Glod(Flexi, 7", Comp) The Catalogue, Ron Johnson Records FLEXRON 1 UK 1986 Sell This Version
Various XPQWRTZ Various - The First After Epiphany (Comp) Ron Johnson Records Germany 1987 Sell This Version
CON! 00022 Various Sargasso Various - 10 Years After The Goldrush (The Constrictor-Compilation)(LP, Comp) Constrictor CON! 00022 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
Various All The Irish Must Go To Heaven Various - Manchester, So Much To Answer For (Comp) Strange Fruit UK 1990 Sell This Version
CD STUMM 224 Various Sink Various - Rough Trade Shops - Post Punk 01(2xCD, Comp) Mute CD STUMM 224 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
GOTTCD029 Various Debra Various - Commercially Unfriendly(CD, Comp) Gott Discs GOTTCD029 UK 2005 Sell This Version
Various Why Popstars Can't Dance Various - CD86 - 48 Tracks From The Birth Of Indie Pop (Comp) Castle Music, Sanctuary Records UK 2006 Sell This Version
CDMRED420 Various Cuba Various - Death To Trad Rock(CD, Comp) Cherry Red CDMRED420 UK 2009 Sell This Version
Various Debra Various - Scared To Get Happy (A Story Of Indie-Pop 1980-1989) Cherry Red Japan 2013 Sell This Version
Various Why Popstars Can't Dance Various - Manchester North Of England - A Story Of Independent Music Greater Manchester 1977 - 1993 Cherry Red UK 2017 Sell This Version