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Edinburgh 1978 - the spirit of punk hit high school as four friends got together to form The Prats.

Paul McLaughlin, David Maguire, Greg Maguire and Tom Robinson were then aged between 12 and 14, and while their instruments were basic - including a cardboard drum kit - their enthusiasm carried them through.

The band quickly produced a demo tape and sent it to Edinburgh's legendary indie label Fast Product (early home of the Human League). This led to the band's debut on… read more

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  • Scottish
  • Not enough shouts for The Prats. Come on!
  • nothing to do
  • Surprisingly catchy DIY punk and great stuff. No wonder Peelie liked them enough to get them on his show and finance their first single out of his own pocket! Jesus Had a P.A. is a great addictive tune. Sad that they didn't do any more stuff but a great under-appreciated little punk band in their time.
  • nice !!!
  • What? Wow.!! Brilliant.!!
  • Can't quite believe how good they are for there age.
  • pretty great for being a bunch of 12 year olds.
  • Rifados
  • ...*♫♪ ♫♪ ♥♥♥

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