Die Laughing

Die Laughing

Location: Hastings | Website: n/a

Line Up
Richard (Dick) Parkhouse (v,g) – also in Fokker Triplane
Terry Corder (v,g,b) – also in Rock Museum, The Alamo, Fokker Triplane and The Fabulous 6T’s
Lol Cooksey (v,d) – also in Factory, Rock Museum, The Alamo, Fokker Triplane and The Fabulous 6T’s

Mick Mepham (v,g)
Phil Thornton (g)
Kevin Williams (?) – also in Rye and the Quarter Boys

Notes:
– Formed in May 1977 split up in December 1984
– Die Laughing were among the most giging bands of their area receiving raving reviews on local and national press.
– Reached the Finals of the national Melody Maker Rock Contest in 1978
– Briefly reunited in 1988
– Many thanks to Zygmunt Jot from the excellent facebook group Hard Rock / NWOBHM Detective for sharing information from his personal archives.


DIE LAUGHING - You Got The Power

 

You Got The Power

7″ Ocean Records (1980) OC003

1. You Got The Power
2. Hard Living Man

*Recorded at Fastbuck Studios in London

 

 


DIE LAUGHING - No Laughing Matter

 

No Laughing Matter

CASSETTE self-released (????) GOG 1125

1. Rainbow Rider
2. In Up To The Hilt
3. Midnight Train
4. Show Me
5. Fulltime Loser
6. Lay The Blame
7. Sign Of The Times
8. Santa’s No Angel

 

 


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