- The Purple Hearts
- Pop/ Rock
Mod-revival band formed in 1977 in Romford.
Key members include: Jeff Shadbolt, Simon Stebbing, Bob Manton, Nick Lake and Gary Sparks.
Despite being linked to the punk scene, their true incarnation evolved into Mod and New-Wave with several minor hit singles in the early 80s. 'Millions Like Us' is their key song from 1979, along with "Frustration", "Jimmy" and the album "Beat That!".