- Indie/ Punk
Post-punk band formed in Sheffield in 1978, previously known as The. Just 'The'.
Key members include: Mark Goldthorpe, Mick Fidler, Meil Mackenzie and Simon Hinkler (later of The Mission).
Artery are seen as an influence on indie bands such as Field Music and The Editors.
Key releases include 'Oceans' (1982) and 'One Afternoon In A Hot Air Balloon' (1983).