The Abs

Profile:
Punk band from Newport, Wales.
Formed in 1980 the original line up was:
The Legendary Johnny Figgs - vocals (1980-1983)
Baz (Barrie Oldfield) - guitar, & later vocals
Murph (Kieran Murphy) - bass (1980-1986)
The Rev (John Oldfield) - drums

Figgs left around 1983, & Baz took over the vocals duties. Other members were:
Bryn Jones - guitar (1984-1991)
Fatty Ashtray (Jon Simpson) - bass (1986-1990)
Dingo (Richie Glover) - bass (1990-1991)
The band split in 1991.

The band were known for their melodic style & tongue-in-cheek lyrics.
After The Abs split, Baz Oldfield & John Oldfield formed Doctor Bison.
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Albums

none The Abs - Fresh From The Pan Demos album art The Abs Fresh From The Pan Demos(Cass, S/Sided) Not On Label none UK 1986 Sell This Version
LINK MLP 100 The Abs - Mentalenema album art The Abs Mentalenema (Album) Link Records (4) LINK MLP 100 UK 1989 Sell This Version
BYR 105 The Abs - Nail It Down album art The Abs Nail It Down (Album) Blasting Youth Records BYR 105 Germany 1990 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

TURD 001 The Abs - Grease Your Ralph album art The Abs Grease Your Ralph(7") Shed Records (5) TURD 001 UK 1987 Sell This Version
VS-7 The Abs - Turbosphinct album art The Abs Turbosphinct(12", EP) Vinyl Solution VS-7 UK 1988 Sell This Version
SR005A7 The Abs - Sniffin Rock #8 album art Loop (3) / Gaye Bykers On Acid / The Abs Loop (3) / Gaye Bykers On Acid / The Abs - Sniffin Rock #8(7") Sniffin Rock SR005A7 UK 1989 Sell This Version

Compilations

BTRCRS030 The Abs - A Wop Bop A Loo Bop ... A Cough, Wheeze, Fart! album art The Abs A Wop Bop A Loo Bop ... A Cough, Wheeze, Fart! (Comp) Boss Tuneage BTRCRS030 UK 2008 Sell This Version