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DISCHARGE (Buy CDs by this artist)
Discharge EP7 (UK Clay) 1980
Fight Back EP7 (UK Clay) 1980
Why (UK Clay) 1981
Hear Nothing See Nothing Say Nothing (UK Clay) 1982
Never Again (UK Clay) 1983
Warning–H.M. Government EP (UK Clay) 1983
Grave New World (UK Clay) 1986
The Singles Collection 1980 1986 (UK Clay) 1987
Live at City Garden (UK Clay) 1990
Massacre Divine (UK Clay) 1991
Shootin' Up the World (UK Clay) 1993
Seeing, Feeling, Bleeding (UK Nuclear Blast) 1994

As the class of '77 faded into the past (or the mainstream), England's punk banner was taken up by a generation of harder, faster, tougher, less intellectual or arty bands, many of them far more politically outspoken than their predecessors. Oi. Discharge, from Stoke on Trent, had been playing around for several years by the time they got around to issuing albums. Hear Nothing See Nothing Say Nothing is a great blast of energy. Bones' guitar buzzes with electricity; the drums are loud and powerful. The words are difficult to understand, but Cal's voice plays a crucial role in the frenzy that is Discharge.

[Charles P. Lamey]