Spasmodic Caress were a Post Punk/ New Wave band fronted by Pete Masters.
4AD records released their first single ‘Waiting’ in 1980, they were regulars on the Essex scene and also supported label mates ‘Bauhaus’ and ‘Modern English’ in London.
U.S Punk/ Rockers ‘The Spits’ covered ‘Hit The Dead’ on their 2010 album ‘Kill The Cool’.
Years active : 1979 – 1984
Members included : Pete Masters (Vocals)/ Phil Mister (Guitar)/ Roy Longbottom (Bass Guitar)/ Chris Chisnall (Drums)
Peter Ashby (Bass Guitar)