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The Special AKA: The Skars Have Healed

Tony Fletcher, Jamming!, March 1984

"WHO IS he anyway?" enquires one of the tastelessly coiffeured punkettes of Jerry Dammers as the main man poses for photos in Soho's Chinatown. Jerry points to the graffiti on the wall that reads 'Burnt Out Stars' and proudly declares "That's me!"

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