Origin: Canterbury, Kent
Style: Punk
Dates: Late 1970s - early 1980s
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Tony Tarrats (vocals)
Paul Street (guitar)
Don Turnbull (bass)
Aiden 'Tig' Challis (drums)

Tom Johnson (guitar) replaced Paul in 1979, and the band changed their name to WASTELAND

Becky Gale (vocals) replaced Tony in 1980.

THE INFESTED were one of the earliest Punk bands in Kent. In 1979 they changed name to WASTELAND.

Tig was later involved in a motorbike accident which left him confined to a wheelchair with brain damage. He sadly died in 2009.

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Tig's brother Ben was vocalist for Whitstable band THE IGNERENTS (later THE BEEKEEPERS).