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Scars (originally known as The Scars) were a post-punk band that hailed from Edinburgh, Scotland, and were a part of that city's bustling music scene of the late 70s - early 80s. They released number of 7"'s from 1979 - 1981 and in 1981 they released their one and only album Author! Author!

Fronted by Robert King and featuring Paul Research on lead guitar, John Mackie on bass, and Calumn Mackay on drums, the…

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  • Scars, moocanean thrash metal!
  • New project from lead singer Robert King " Opium Kitchen " -->https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXxY6-lmVkU : )
  • Sounds really good!
  • It was just as bad when the radio still worked. Luckily I can play the album now.
  • What's with all the wank in the similar artists?
  • Finally, someone's uploaded album titles. Shame, though, that Author! Author! is so crazy expensive on CD...hmm.
  • Scars is a 2002 album by the Gary Moore-led blues-rock group called Scars (not to be confused with the seminal Edinburgh post-punk group called Scars)
  • Author! Author! is an immense post-punk record. Absolutely essential listening.
  • Author! Author didn't leave my turntable for at least a month the first time I got it ...one of my all time favorites
  • Author! Author! Has to one of the best albums of the post punk era

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