Pigbag were a British post-punk band, active from 1980 to 1983.
Pigbag were formed in Cheltenham in late 1980 by Chris Hamlin, a fashion student at Cheltenham Art College. Hamlin recruited multi-instrumentalist Roger Freeman, an old friend from his hometown of Birmingham, along with Chris Lee on trumpet and James Johnstone, a guitarist, record shop assistant and newcomer to the alto sax, for initial jam sessions which would eventually evolve into Pigbag. The group would jam in parks and various other places, but their usual practice space was Hamlin's house, Beech House, which still stands on the corner of St James's Square and St George's Place in Cheltenham.
After a couple of months they decided to expand the line-up, adding a rhythm section and rehearsing more seriously. They recruited Andrew "Chip" Carpenter on drums and Mark "Miff" Smith on bass, both old school friends ofЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Papa’s Got a Brand New Pigbag [01.05.1981, сингл]
- Sunny Day [11.1981, сингл]
- Getting Up [02.1982, сингл]
- Dr. Heckle and Mr. Jive [03.1982, альбом]
- The Big Bean [07.1982, сингл]
- Lend an Ear [02.1983, альбом]
- Hit the ‘O’ Deck [04.1983, сингл]
- Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag [1985, сингл]
- Pigbag 
- The Best of Pigbag [сборник]
- Volume One [2010, сборник]
- Volume Two [2010, сборник]
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