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The Carpettes

The Carpettes has been played on NTS in shows including Yesterday's News, featured first on 24 May 2017. Songs played include Small Wonder.

The Carpettes were a Mod / Punk band from Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne and Wear, England, formed in 1977, who released two albums on "Beggars Banquet Records" and recorded two Peel sessions. They split up in 1981, but reformed in 1996. The band was formed in 1977 by Neil Thompson (vocals, guitar), George Maddison (bass), and Kevin Heard (drums) (all three had played together since 1974 in Brown Sugar),[1] although Heard had already been replaced by former Young Bucks drummer Tim Wilder by the…

Small Wonder
The Carpettes
Overground Records1997
Small Wonder
The CarpettesOverground Records1997