Rose Of Victory

Blitz were one of the hardest sounding of the Oi bands. In 1983 when they split into two different bands, a new romantic version of Blitz and Rose Of Victory it became quite the in thing to laugh at people with Blitz tattoos, who the week before had seemed quite tough and to question ’em as to their liking of Duran Duran. This letter in Punk Lives from a disgruntled punk captures the moment well.

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