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Basement 5

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Basement 5

Basement 5 has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 30 October 2015. Basement 5's music has been featured on 11 episodes.

Basement 5 was a post-punk reggae band from London, UK founded in 1978 as "The Basements". The band's vocalist was Winston Fergus, then Don Letts and in 1979 photographer Dennis Morris. The drums were finally played by Richard Dudanski who had formerly played in The 101'ers and Public Image Ltd. The songs reflected the situation of young people in Great Britain in the era of Maggie Thatcher: youth unemployment, strikes, racism, poverty of the working class. The band broke up in…

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Antilles1981
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Basement 5
Antilles1981
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Riot
Basement 5
Antilles1981
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Basement 5
Island Records1980
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Basement 5
Island Records1980
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Island Records1992
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Basement 5
Island Records1980
Paranoiaclaustrophobia Dub
Basement 5Island Records1980
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