Sunday, January 23, 2011

The Bangs!!!

I "settled" for the reissue of this Bangs record for several years. This record, even the reissue of it, is really hard to find. However, I finally got my hands on the original Bangles debut 45 today!!!!

The reissue looks like this:

Kind of boring, right?

The original looks like this:

This record was released on their own label, Downkiddie Records, in 1981. The group was forced to change their name from The Bangs to Bangles due to legal issues.

A Side: Getting Out of Hand

B Side: Call on Me