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Girlschool are a British rock band that formed in the new wave of British heavy metal
Girlschool are a British rock band that formed in the new wave of British heavy metal scene in 1978, frequently associated with contemporaries Mot?rhead. They are the longest-running all-female rock band, still active after almost 40 years. Formed from a school band called Painted Lady, Girlschool enjoyed strong media exposure and commercial success in the UK in the early 1980s with three albums of punk-tinged metal and a few singles, but lost their momentum in the following years
(Picture) Supporting act for Black Sabbath, Girlschool performing onstage with lead singer Kim McAuliffe.
14th September 1983