Personalities | Big Audio Dynamite | Eighties | Rock
(Vocal/instrumental group, 1984–95)
Mick Jones followed his stint as a founder member of The Clash with the genre-hopping BAD. He enlisted filmmaker Don Letts on ‘effects’ and adventurously married punk, hip hop and electronica on 1985’s This Is BAD. The album’s single, ‘E=MC2’ scored highly in the UK. Jones recruited old chum Joe Strummer for the similar No. 10 Upping Street (1986). An excitingly innovative outfit at the outset, BAD succumbed to the law of diminishing returns.
Styles & Forms | Eighties | Rock
Personalities | Big Country | Eighties | Rock
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