Spinal Tap

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Spinal Tap is a fictional English heavy metal band created by American comedians and musicians Michael McKean, Christopher Guest and Harry Shearer. They are characterized as "one of England's loudest bands".[1] McKean, Guest and Shearer wrote and performed original songs for the band.

The band first appeared on a 1979 ABC television sketch comedy pilot called The T.V. Show. Later the band became the fictional subject of the 1984 rockumentary / mockumentary movie This Is Spinal Tap.

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  1. Hill, Stephen (April 29, 2014). "11 Reasons We Love Spın̈al Tap". Louder. Retrieved August 19, 2019.