Punk / New Wave

Canterbury, Kent

1979 - early 80s

Band MembersEdit

  • Tony Tarrats (vocals) left in 1980
  • Becky Gale (vocals) replaced Tony in 1980
  • Tom Johnson (guitar)
  • Don Turnbull (bass)
  • Aiden 'Tig' Challis (drums)


Canterbury Punks The Infested changed their name to Wasteland when previous guitarist Paul Street left the band.

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

Related BandsEdit

Tig's brother Ben was vocalist for Whitstable band The Ignerents (later The Beekeepers ).


  • 1979 'Want Not' EP (EJSP 9261)
  • 1980 'Leave Me Alone' 7" (ACE 014)