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Jet were a glam rock band from London formed in 1974 with a line-up of Andy Ellison (vocals, ex-John's Children, solo artist), Martin Gordon (bass, ex-Sparks), Chris Townson (drums, formerly in John's Children and Jook), David O'List (lead guitar, ex-member of The Nice and an early member of Roxy Music), and Peter Oxendale (keyboards for a short-lived live version of Sparks). They released one album in 1975 before splitting up, with the bulk of the band going on to become the punk/new wave band Radio Stars.
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(Radiant Future RFVP002CD, 1975/2002, CD)

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