Who were the punk bands that set Thanet alight in the 1970s?
In the second part of his series on how punk came to Thanet, Steven Todd focuses on the cutting edge performers of the time.
The Rivals, the Record Players, and, of course, the wonderful Arnold were essential home grown talent.
But outside groups made a huge impact.
Sham 69, Todd says, came with an “ocean of skins”.
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