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Thieves of virtue...




Very little info about Scary Thieves other than the fact that it's an English band formed in 1983 by Phil Manikiza and Chris Youdell.


Group that will remain mainly in the musical history of the 80s for their flagship singles "Tell me girl" released in 1984 and "The waiting game" released in 1985.


As such alone, we had to devote this article to them.


To discover or rediscover.


Discography (among others ...) :

  • Tell me girl 1984

  • Dying in vain 1985

  • The waiting game 1985

  • Thieves of virtue 1985

  • Demos



Clips :


1984 ... the first steps of a 'shooting star' group with a more than ephemeral existence but with certain talent. When we see the quality of the first title produced, we frankly wonder why the adventure was so short ...



1985 ... few titles hanging on their discography, just like any clips to credit them. In short, the strict minimum union ...



1984 ... "Thieves of virtue" in a sung docu version. In the end, they will have left more images of reports concerning them than clips worthy of the name. An elusive group to the end ...



19xx ... the icing on the cake. Almost all of their titles in 1 single Youtube document with first title an absolutely sumptuous title which once again shows their enormous potential. A document which does not correspond to any official record moreover. An amazing adventure until the end ...



Wiki :

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scary_Thieves