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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Black back Vinyl release of The Nerves on Discogs.
  2. The Nerves, Category: Artist, Albums: One Way Ticket, Top Tracks: Hanging on the Telephone, When You Find Out, Many Roads to Follow (Demo), Walking Out on Love, One Way Ticket, Biography: They could've been contenders had they stayed together long enough, but the Nerves, despite their brief existence, were one of the most exciting bands in power pop., Monthly Listeners: , Where .
  3. Raw and energised, and perfectly updating The Nerves’ original, ‘Telephone’ was the whole package with a zippy guitar break just in the right place. In an interview in , Debbie said, “Jeff Pierce from the Gun Club was a fan of ours. He sent our manager a cassette of 'Hanging on the Telephone' by The Nerves, Jack Lee's band.".
  4. "Hanging on the Telephone" is a song written by Jack Lee. It was first performed by his short-lived US West Coast power pop trio The Nerves. Contents 1 Background 2 Release history 3 Chart peak positions 4 Cover versions and appearances in other media 5 References 6 External links.
  5. Lyrics to 'Hanging On The Telephone' by The Nerves. I'm in the phone booth, it's the one across the hall / If you don't answer, I'll just ring it off the wall / I know he's there, but I just had to call.
  6. "Hanging on the Telephone" is a song written by Jack Lee. It was first performed by his short-lived US West Coast power pop band The Nerves ; later in , it was recorded and released as a single by the American rock band Blondie after they realised the song's potential via a cassette tape compilation which Jeffrey Lee Pierce had given the band.
  7. The aggressive opener, "Hanging On The Telephone" and the ferocious, "Will Anything Happen?" have gorgeous, blistering guitar licks and effortless tempo changes. "Picture This" is beautifully haunting and the epic, "Fade Away And Radiate" is filled with picturesque lyrics (Chris Stein's crowning achievement) and a coquettish vocal by Debbie Harry/5().
  8. rows · 1. Power pop band based in Los Angeles late 70s and, featuring guitarist Jack Lee, bassist .

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