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The Quick

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The Quick

Postby Mr Fittler » Mon Jun 07, 2004 7:48 pm

Anyone got any information on synthi-pop band of the early 80s called the Quick? The only 2 songs I can remember were "Hip Shake Jerk" (with great whipping noise electro-snare) and "The Rhythm of the Jungle" (I think).
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Postby Jimbo » Mon Jun 07, 2004 8:00 pm

I think I know that song, maybe.

I found this:

Although one of many British synth pop duos to surface during the early '80s, the Quick actually got their start on the other side of the Atlantic. Bassist/keyboardist George McFarlane, who was in Calif
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