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The Anniversary

“Tubthumping” Turns 20

In 1982, in the British town of Burnley, a bunch of former members of a band called Chimp Eats Banana formed an anarchist collective named…
Tom Breihan | September 1, 2017 - 10:44 am

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2012

Each September, we recognize 40 new bands we look forward to listening to for years to come. And each December, we salute the veterans who've…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2012 - 3:48 pm

More Chumbawamba stories

NYPD Edited Chumbawamba’s Wikipedia Page To Add 3 Cops To The Band’s Lineup

Earlier today, news broke that IP addresses associated with the New York Police Department have been editing Wikipedia pages for a number of notable police…
James Rettig | March 13, 2015 - 5:58 pm

Chumbawamba Break Up

From now until eternity, Chumbawamba will always be best known for "Tubthumping," their gigantic, infernally catchy 1997 fluke hit. But the band actually had a…
Tom Breihan | July 9, 2012 - 3:39 pm