Styrene founded X-Ray Spex in 1976 after seeing a Sex Pistols performance. She and her band recorded their notorious and energetic punk rock anthem “Oh Bondage Up Yours!” in 1977, for more about Poly and the fabulous new book click here-
The Stiff Tours 1977 and 1978The Stiff Record Artist tours were a fabulous promo for the punkish music scene. The Stiff artists, traveled the UK stopping off to petform gigs at city venues. The first tour was known as the Live Stiffs Tour or 5 Live Stiffs, and occured in late 1977.