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The Jags, a fueled / band, was formed in 1978 by the Yorkshire-based songwriting team of Nick Watkinson (vocals) and John Alder (guitar), with Steve Prudence (bass) and Alex Baird (drums). In July 1978, they signed to Island Records and released a promising four-track EP. Their 1980 debut LP, 'Evening Standards', included a highly derivative though memorable single called "Back of My Hand", which had reached the U.K. Top 40… read more

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  • Avatar for Contra_ElVientO
    awesome band!
  • Avatar for jonathankent1
    so, so good
  • Avatar for DevilDave59
    Great song in 79, and sounds just as good today.
  • Avatar for Geronimo1Banzai
    Love The Jags. See also: Dirty Looks, another overlooked powerpop goody. :-D
  • Avatar for Graubart
    In DJ'ing parties in college from 81-85, Back of My Hand was near the top of my playlist at every one. It never failed to get people on the dance floor. Great tune.
  • Avatar for Chitose
    Nice outfits.

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