Legendary band The Damned were the first UK punk band to release a single back in 1976. Along with the Sex Pistols and the Clash, they helped to spearhead the punk movement in the UK. As their career developed they became one of the first gothic rock bands and were a major influence on the goth subculture. They’ve had 9 UK Top 40 hit singles during their illustrious career and their latest album Evil Spirits was their first top ten album upon its release last year. This new anthology is the first ever, spanning the bands career and fully curated by them.
Features five Top 40 singles including 1986’s hit Eloise. New Rose was the first single released by a UK punk band. Neat, Neat, Neat also features on the critically-acclaimed soundtrack of 2017 film Baby Driver.