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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

Track: Staring at the Rude Boys

Top Tracks

# Title Plays
1Babylon's Burning
181574
2Staring at the Rude Boys
78068
3In A Rut
55192
4Jah War
43858
5Something That I Said
43141
6Dope For Guns
35349
7S.U.S.
26709
8Criminal Mind
24774
9Savage Circle
23707
10It Was Cold
22248