ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN Released Their Debut Single ‘THE PICTURES ON MY WALL’ 40 Years Ago Today…

Knockouts from the past

5 May 2019

This day 40 years ago, on 5 May 1979 , Liverpool legends ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN released their resounding debut single THE PICTURES ON MY WALL (today is also the 60th birthday of iconic frontman Ian McCulloch! Happy B. legend!) in a limited issue of 4,000 copies. The track peaked at #24 on the UK Indie Singles Chart. B-side: ‘Read It In Books‘ written by McCulloch and ex-Teardrop Explodes chief Julian Cope.

Here’s that cutting ripsnorter…


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