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The Ruts

The Ruts were a Punk Rock band from London, UK of the late 70s, early 80s. Combining straightforward beefy Punk tracks, such as Babylon is Burning and In A Rut with Dub Reggae classics like Give Youth A Chance and Jah War, they were most similar to The Clash in terms of stance and influence, walking the walk and talking the talk. After meeting at the Deeply Vale Free Festival, The Ruts were formed on 18 August ]1977, the band consisted of Malcolm Owen (vocals), Paul Fox (guitar), John "Segs" Jennings (bass) and Dave Ruffy (drums). Read more on Last.fm

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# Title Plays
1Babylon's Burning
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2Staring at the Rude Boys
76717
3In A Rut
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4Jah War
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5Something That I Said
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6Dope For Guns
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7S.U.S.
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8Criminal Mind
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9Savage Circle
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10It Was Cold
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