The Bugs (8)

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Garage Trash band from Colchester formed by LLoyd Tripp after The Vibes had split up.

The band line up was - Martin Smith (Vocals), Richard Smith (Lead Guitar), Lloyd Tripp (Double Bass), Malcolm X (Rhythm Guitar) & Anton (Duane Ripley) Rapley.

The Smith brothers had previously played in Colchester Teen Trash band The Half-Lings & drummer Anton was a former roadie for The Vibes, The Sting-Rays & The Cramps.

When Lloyd left the band in 1987, the Smith brothers pulled in Miki Berenyi (pre Lush) on Bass plus new members Geoffrey C Clarke on drums & Dave Arbon on rhythm guitar.
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The Bugs (8) Discography Tracks

Albums

The Bugs (8) - Darkside album art The Bugs (8) Darkside (Album) Big Beat Records UK 1987 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

WILD TURKEY 001 The Bugs (8) - The Bugs Are Leavin' Here album art The Bugs (8) The Bugs Are Leavin' Here(7", Gre) Hit Records (5) WILD TURKEY 001 UK 1987 Sell This Version
The Bugs (8) - The Works E.P. album art The Bugs (8) The Works E.P. (EP) Trash Wax UK & France 2018 Sell This Version

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