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Alphabet Street Albums – C- Cut

Thursday 28th August / presented by Adam Trainer Peter Barr

Time to stroll down the street of letters,  taking in the sights that present themselves in the form of Album names.

And today we're looking at The Slits album Cut.  An album that drew such influences as dub, reggae and world music into then largely boys-club punk sphere.

Released in 1979 its seriousness in scope, is deftly balanced by a lighthearted attitude.

A is for Abraxas, for Santana’s classic 1970 Latin Rock sound.

B is for Bad Brains, the harrowing and surprising self-titled album of some DC Rastafarians.

C is for Cut, The Slits 1979 Post-Punk debut album, ripping it up and starting again.

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