i am cold

by jamesendeacott

Rip, Rig and Panic came into my head this morning…not sure why but hey…they evolved from the ashes of The Pop Group in the early 80’s…a love of punk, funk, jazz, dub and pretty much everything else to be honest. I saw them once in Bradford around 1982 i believe…they were chaotically brilliant – lots of screeching brass instruments and screaming women. The 2 girls who sang with them were Neneh Cherry and Andrea Oliver…they came on stage with baskets of veg and fruit to give the audience and throw at each other..I remember once getting the bus from Halifax to Leeds to buy their latest 12″ – the wonderfully titled Bob Hope Takes Risks….here it is…