There would be a further round of cash-in reissues of early material in early 1982. In November 1981 Adam and the Ants released another highly successful album, Prince Charming. 5-26 January 1978 (four successive Thursdays). These were overseen by Marco Pirroni, and Kings of the Wild Frontier and Prince Charming were remastered by Chris Hughes. Between February and April 1980, a new version of Adam and the Ants was formed with Marco Pirroni (an ex-member of Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Models, Rema Rema and Cowboys International) (guitar), Kevin Mooney (bass guitar), and two drummers, Terry Lee Miall and Chris Hughes (ex-The Blitz Brothers, future Tears for Fears producer), who took the pseudonym of "Merrick". 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In early 1982, the band received a BRIT Award for Best Album (Kings of the Wild Frontier) and a Grammy Award nomination for Best New Artist. Family Life According to newspaper articles from the time, the consensus is divided regarding the nature of the Ants' split. 1 hit single "Goody Two Shoes". Bivouac achieved TV comedy success as Strings in a BBC police sitcom, Operation Good Guys. All Hello, Sign in. The band had two United Kingdom #1 singles. He led Adam and the Ants in the early 1980s. Related topics. The Ants eventually formed in early 1977 with a line-up of Lester Square (guitar), Andy Warren (bass guitar) and Paul Flannagan (drums). Frete GRÁTIS em milhares de produtos com o Amazon Prime. Prime. 2 in March 1981, previously No. In 1980, Hughes played a significant role in reviving Adam Ant's career, which was flagging after British punk rock’s demise. Adam and the Ants were an English rock band active during the late 1970s and early 1980s. 2 in January 1981) and "Kings of the Wild Frontier" (No. Enter to see the most comprehensive Adam and the Ants/ Adam Ant discography on the internet, from Young Parisians to Cool Zombie, with release dates and b-side information. Fashion-forward post-punk and new wave band led by Adam Ant. The film is available on DVD with two similar parodies.[15]. [3] Shortly after this, the group adopted the longer Adam and the Ants bandname. The Monochrome Set, featuring Warren and Square, have released fourteen albums to date. By this time, Adam and the Ants had been through several line-up changes before eventually settling on the stable line-up of Adam Ant (vocals and guitar), Matthew Ashman (guitar), Andy Warren (bass guitar) and Dave Barbe (drums). 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