AHAHAHAHAHA!!! That’s it. I’m officially dead now. My Pal Foot Foot has killed me.
I think we probably all have our own candidates in this particular category, but the one band who seem to have clocked up the most official nominations over the years, are an all female sister act from New Hampshire.
The Shaggs, comprised of the Wiggin sisters, Dot (vocals/lead guitar), Betty (vocals/rhythm guitar) and Helen (drums), who started playing in their hometown of Fremont, New Hampshire in the mid 1960s. Before The Shaggs, Fremont NH had only ever been notable for a couple of minor UFO sightings and an incident in August 1959 when a B-52 bomber crashed into the town’s Spruce Swamp, without, for the first time on record, actually killing anyone. The wreckage of the same B-52 is still on display in the town’s museum, should anyone wish to visit.
Dot, Betty and Helen, were groomed for pop stardom by their father Austin, who’s own Mother received news during…
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