Squad

(Coventry, West Midlands 77 – 79)

 

Official Pre-79 Releases;

Red Alert 7” (Squad, SQS-1) recorded Jul 78, released Dec 78
Tracks: Red Alert, £8-a-week

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Further Information;

http://dannycunningham.simdif.com/index.html
https://sites.google.com/site/bandsfromcoventry/coventry-bands-a-to-z/coventry-bands-s/squad
http://www.punk77.co.uk/groups/squad.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gus_Chambers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terry_Hall_(singer)
http://www.boredteenagers.co.uk/squad.htm
http://www.thefreelibrary.com/BACKBEAT%3A+Squad+were+flying+in+punk+era%3B+LATE+70s+EARLY+80s%3A+BECAUSE…-a0130279994

Line ups:

#1
late 77 – early 78
Danny Cunningham (gtr)
Sam McNulty (bass)
Mark Hatwood (drms)
Terry Hall (voc)

#2
early – mid 78
Danny Cunningham (gtr)
Sam McNulty (bass)
Mark Hatwood (drms)
Gus Chambers (voc)

#3
mid 78 –
Danny Cunningham (gtr)
Sam McNulty (bass)
Billy Little (drms)
Gus Chambers (voc)

#4
Danny Cunningham (gtr)
Sam McNulty (bass)
Gus Chambers (voc)
Rob Hill (drms)

#5
Gus Chambers (voc)
Jim Scully (gtr)
Sam McNulty (bass)
John Hobley (drms)

#6
late 79 –
Johnny Adams (gtr)
Steve Young (drms)
Gus Chambers (voc)
Nigel Mulvey (bass)

#7
Johnny Adams (gtr)
Steve Young (drms)
Gus Chambers (voc)
Nick Edwards (bass)

Terry Hall later in The Coventry Automatics
Jim Scully is ex-1984, Gus Chambers later in 21 Guns
Mark Hatwood is later in The Stereo Models.  John Hobley also a member (Guests, God’s Toys)
Sam McNulty is later in The Giraffes
Danny Cunningham is later in The Ramrods
Billy Little is ex-Damaged Rabbits.
Billy Little & Nigel Mulvey are later in The Urge
Johnny Adams & Steve Young are ex-RU12, Johnny Adams is also ex-Fission (72-75), Blue Jays (74) and Don’t Talk Wet (73-75)