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Buzzcocks - Spiral Scratch (New Hormones Records) ‘76
debuting in manchecter opening for the sex pistols, that same year they released this single “spiral scratch” recorded dec 28, 1976 at indigo sound studio, manchester on 16 track. the single was released on their own record label New Hormones Records. original pressing was 1000 but went to be repressed to sell 16,000 units. the re-issue of the single was distributed by Virgin and placed #31 on the UK singles chart. the re-issue cover was almost identical to the orginal except for the words “with howard devoto”…howard was the orginal buzzcocks singer but after the release of this single quit the band to form Magazine.