View credits reviews tracks and shop for the 1988 cd release of urgh. A music war directed byderek burbidge produced bymichael white edited byjim elderton production company lorimar distributed byfilmways warner bros.
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Urgh a music war. If you know about urgh. And it lives on in a rocking throbbing sights and sounds showcase featuring the police devo the go gos oingo boingo x the cramps surf punks joan jett pere ubu and more. You probably know that the rotation has changed over the years due to rights issues.
Find album reviews stream songs credits and award information for urgh. A music war is a 1982 british film featuring performances by punk rock new wave and post punk acts filmed in 1980. See full summary.
Among the artists featured in the film are orchestral manoeuvres in the dark magazine the go go s toyah willcox the. This is the rise of new wave. Publication date 2020 04 08 topics klaus nomi the police ub40 splodgenessabounds skafish x the fleshtones 999 gang of four john otway the alley cats devo pere ubu invisible sex the cramps au pairs the memebers surf punks magazine joan jett and the blackhearts gary numan steel pulse.
A music war on discogs. What a wonderful release. Turn it on turn it up this means war.
I m trying to compile a complete list of the art. The most successful band featured here were the police while all most of the others are today regarded as. It s catchy it s topical it s angry it s playful it s live.
A music war various artists on allmusic 1981 most of this documentary soundtrack is the. A music war 1981 r 1h 36min documentary music may 1982 usa punk new wave reggae and techno bands from europe and the us recorded live in several locations in 1980. I love the movie and love even more the soundtrack.
The biggest names on the bill are the police and ub 40 but every performance is a. Release date may 1982 vhs betamax 1985 running time 122 minutes countryunited kingdom languageenglish urgh. A music war 2xlp album amlm 66019.
It s an amazing document about what rock music was like around 1980.