When bands are forced to change their name

Death From Above 1979 added the date after a wrangle with New York label DFA records. Sebastien Grainger explained the date thus: "1979 is the year of my birth, 1979 is the year of 'Off the Wall', 1979 is the year of 'The Pleasure Principle'".

  • Photo: Dan Dennison/NME
  • Added: Jun 30, 2011

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