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The Slits

9 Ratings: 3.6
a British punk rock band

Discography Studio albums Cut (Island Records, September 1979) - UK #30 Return of the Giant Slits (CBS, October 1981) Revenge of the Killer Slits (EP), (2006) Trapped Animal (Narnack, October 2009) Live albums Bootleg Retrospective (Rough Trade, May … see full wiki

Filmography: Punk: Attitude
3 reviews about The Slits
review by . March 11, 2011
The Slits were a punk group fronted by a 14 year old Ari-Up. Their style of music was basic, fast and loud. Over the next few years the band (along with a revolving door of several members) changed their sound into a more dance/reggae/pop sound. It took a few years for the group to secure a major record deal and the lack of commercial success along with the growing tensions in the band caused the band to break up. During the mid-2000's, a new version of the Slits returned to the studio and went …
Quick Tip by . March 29, 2010
Let's face it, The Slits r more dancehall/reggae than punk. Although, they have some serious punk street cred #slits
review by . December 17, 2008
The Slits
"Earthbeat" by the Slits is just one of those songs that cuts me deep. With a reggae-influenced drum beat and Native American hoots, "Earthbeat" sounds like a primitive tribal piece projecting from a fresh, luscious jungle on some planet in outer space.  If you've never heard of the Slits, the first thing to know is that they're a female punk band that got started in 1976. Whatever they lacked in technical, instrument experience, they made up for in what seems like an organic, intuitive creativity. …
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