Death (8)

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Death was an African American hard rock / proto-punk band formed by the brothers Bobby, David and Dannis Hackney in Detroit, Michigan in 1971. Death only released one overlooked 7" single before breaking up in 1977. The band was re-discovered in 2009 when the original 7" record was released on CD leading to reunion shows and the release of other demo material.

Bobby Hackney - bass, vocals
David Hackney - guitar
Dannis Hackney - drums

Members also played in The 4th Movement, Lambs Bread and RockFire Funk Express
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Albums

DC-387 ...For The Whole World To See — Death (8) Death (8) ...For The Whole World To See (Album) Drag City DC-387 US 2008 Sell This Version
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DC447, DC-447 Spiritual | Mental | Physical — Death (8) Death (8) Spiritual | Mental | Physical (Album) Drag City, Drag City DC447, DC-447 US 2011 Sell This Version
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DC583 III — Death (8) Death (8) III (Album) Drag City Records DC583 USA & Canada 2014 Sell This Version
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TRY-1217178 N.E.W.  — Death (8) Death (8) N.E.W. (Album) Tryangle Records TRY-1217178 US 2015 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

TRY 001 Politicians In My Eyes — Death (8) Death (8) Politicians In My Eyes (Single) Tryangle Records TRY 001 US 1976 Sell This Version
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TRY 002 Relief / Story Of The World — Death (8) Death (8) Relief / Story Of The World(7", Single) Tryangle Records TRY 002 US 2013 Sell This Version
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DC-582, DC582 North St. / We're Gonna Make It — Death (8) Death (8) North St. / We're Gonna Make It(7", Single) Drag City, Drag City DC-582, DC582 US 2014 Sell This Version
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Try-003 Cease Fire — Death (8) Death (8) Cease Fire(7", Single) Tryangle Records Try-003 US 2017 Sell This Version
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TRY 004 Give It Back — Death (8) Death (8) Give It Back(7", Single) Tryangle Records TRY 004 US 2018 Sell This Version
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TRY-001 Where Do We Go From Here — Death (8) Death (8) Where Do We Go From Here(7", M/Print) Tryangle Records TRY-001 US Unknown Sell This Version
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Compilations

DC583B Death Slipcase Box — Death (8) Death (8) Death Slipcase Box(LP, Album + LP, Album + LP, Album + Box, Comp) Drag City DC583B US 2014 Sell This Version
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Videos

No.12 Before There was punk, there was A Band Called Death — Death (8) Death (8) Before There was punk, there was A Band Called Death RLJ Entertainment No.12 USA & Canada 2012 Sell This Version
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Miscellaneous

none Daytrotter Session — Death (8) Death (8) Daytrotter Session(2xFile, MP3, 128) Daytrotter none US 2011

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gracingmary

gracingmary

January 15, 2015
Excited that I found this!!
Pbonk1987

Pbonk1987

September 15, 2014
I want that 7" from 76' so bad!! I am a Detroiter myself!!
pranzo_oltranzista

pranzo_oltranzista

July 31, 2014
edited over 8 years ago
a rare find, thx to the doc 'a band called death'; the ramones, jimi hendrix, dead moon and other punk'n'soul vibes come along... enjoy!

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