Group    From /3/1974 

Squeeze

Categories: Music / songs

English rock band that came to prominence during the 'new wave' period. Famous numbers include 'Cool for Cats', 'Up the Junction' and 'Tempted'. Jools Holland was a member, before moving on to pursue his solo career.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Squeeze

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Squeeze debut gig

Present at the unveiling: founding members Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook.

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