THE EXPLOITED

Hardcore Punk / Crossover Thrash • United Kingdom
MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music online community, from the creators of progarchives.com
THE EXPLOITED picture
The Exploited are a seminal hardcore punk rock band from the second wave of U.K. punk rock.

In their early years they formed an integral part of the anarchist movement, though their later albums (from 1987 on) are considered to be crossover thrash.

Formed in early 1980 in Edinburgh by ex soldier Wattie Buchan, they signed to Secret Records in March 1981 and released debut Ep army life. The influential album Punk's Not Dead followed the same year. Despite seemingly constant line-up changes since their inception, the band has managed to maintain, develop, and evolve a highly influential style of punk. Frontman Wattie Buchan has led the many members through over 20 years of constant gigging and recording, creating a worldwide following in the process.

Many fans have noted steady increase in thrashiness can be tracked through the band's history. Their later recordings have been seen as crossing into the realm
read more...
Thanks to rushfan4, UMUR, Time Signature, Bosh66 for the updates

THE EXPLOITED Online Videos

See all THE EXPLOITED videos

Buy THE EXPLOITED music

Amazon (logo)
Punks Not DeadPunks Not Dead
Limited Edition
Let Them Eat Vinyl 2015
$26.23
$30.63 (used)
Fuck the SystemFuck the System
Extra tracks
Nuclear Blast America 2014
$12.97
$12.96 (used)
Beat the BastardsBeat the Bastards
Nuclear Blast America 2014
$7.99
$17.76 (used)
The MassacreThe Massacre
Extra tracks
Nuclear Blast America 2014
$10.69
$11.87 (used)
Punk Singles 1980-83Punk Singles 1980-83
Limited Edition
Let Them Eat Vinyl 2015
$29.69
$35.94 (used)
Horror EpicsHorror Epics
s.o.s. 2006
$13.98
$448.86 (used)
Let'S Start A War  (Deluxe Digipak) /  The ExploitedLet'S Start A War (Deluxe Digipak) / The Exploited
CAPTAIN OI! 2018
$9.45
$9.32 (used)
Showing 7 items | Cache expiring in 72h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
THE EXPLOITED- Beat The Bastards-CD JAPANESE RELEASE-RARE! OBI CARD INCLUDED! THE EXPLOITED- Beat The Bastards-CD JAPANESE RELEASE-RARE! OBI CARD INCLUDED! USD $8.95 (1 bids)
8h
The Exploited 'Dead Cities' 7 Inch Single. The Exploited 'Dead Cities' 7 Inch Single. USD $9.80 (0 bids)
8h
THE EXPLOITED PUNKS NOT DEAD / UN-PLAYED WITH OBI THE EXPLOITED PUNKS NOT DEAD / UN-PLAYED WITH OBI USD $99.99 Buy It Now 9h
The Exploited Badge - Attack The Exploited Badge - Attack USD $2.45 Buy It Now 11h
The Exploited Badge - Dead Cities The Exploited Badge - Dead Cities USD $2.45 Buy It Now 11h
The Exploited Badge - Massacre The Exploited Badge - Massacre USD $2.45 Buy It Now 11h
The Exploited Badge - Skull Paper The Exploited Badge - Skull Paper USD $2.45 Buy It Now 11h
The Exploited Badge - Total Chaos The Exploited Badge - Total Chaos USD $2.45 Buy It Now 11h
The Exploited Badge - Whitehouse The Exploited Badge - Whitehouse USD $2.45 Buy It Now 11h
THE EXPLOITED dead cities 1981 UK SECRET PS PUNK 45 THE EXPLOITED dead cities 1981 UK SECRET PS PUNK 45 USD $9.80 Buy It Now 16h
The Exploited - Dead Cities (2000) The Exploited - Dead Cities (2000) USD $14.01 Buy It Now 18h
The Exploited ‎– Horror Epics LP / Green Vinyl / New Sealed (2015) Hardcore Punk The Exploited ‎– Horror Epics LP / Green Vinyl / New Sealed (2015) Hardcore Punk USD $21.99 Buy It Now 20h
THE EXPLOITED On Stage Clear Coloured Vinyl LP EXPLP2001 German DM Price sticker THE EXPLOITED On Stage Clear Coloured Vinyl LP EXPLP2001 German DM Price sticker USD $18.22 Buy It Now 20h
THE EXPLOITED - Fuck The System - DIGI CD (Nuclear Blast 2014) THE EXPLOITED - Fuck The System - DIGI CD (Nuclear Blast 2014) USD $16.19 Buy It Now 20h
Vinyl Record 7” Single SECRET THE EXPLOITED (38) Vinyl Record 7” Single SECRET THE EXPLOITED (38) USD $1.39 (1 bids)
21h
Dead Cities by The Exploited music used Dead Cities by The Exploited music used USD $45.64 Buy It Now 23h
The Exploited Beat The Bastards 1996 CD Triple X Records Original Heavy Metal The Exploited Beat The Bastards 1996 CD Triple X Records Original Heavy Metal USD $19.97 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited Apocalypse ‘77 1992 CD 1st Press Compilation 8856111222 The Exploited Apocalypse ‘77 1992 CD 1st Press Compilation 8856111222 USD $4.99 (0 bids)
1 day
THE EXPLOITED Horror Epics Vinyl Record Lp Koma 788012 Original Punk Belgium  THE EXPLOITED Horror Epics Vinyl Record Lp Koma 788012 Original Punk Belgium  USD $40.00 Buy It Now 1 day
NME 1981 JUL 18 IGGY POP MILES DAVIS THE EXPLOITED ABC NME 1981 JUL 18 IGGY POP MILES DAVIS THE EXPLOITED ABC USD $14.01 Buy It Now 1 day
THE EXPLOITED Beat Bastards JAPAN CD PCCY---00907 1996 THE EXPLOITED Beat Bastards JAPAN CD PCCY---00907 1996 USD $29.93 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - Beat The Bastards CD ALBUM NEW (20TH APRIL) The Exploited - Beat The Bastards CD ALBUM NEW (20TH APRIL) USD $16.81 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - Duck The System CD ALBUM NEW (20TH APRIL) The Exploited - Duck The System CD ALBUM NEW (20TH APRIL) USD $16.81 Buy It Now 1 day
the exploited troops of tomorrow lp album record great condition the exploited troops of tomorrow lp album record great condition USD $28.05 Buy It Now 1 day
THE EXPLOITED BUTTON BADGE - SCOTTISH PUNK ROCK BAND -  PUNKS NOT DEAD 25mm PIN THE EXPLOITED BUTTON BADGE - SCOTTISH PUNK ROCK BAND - PUNKS NOT DEAD 25mm PIN USD $2.59 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - Beat The Bastards 2xLP Orange Vinyl Gatefold Re (2014) Punk The Exploited - Beat The Bastards 2xLP Orange Vinyl Gatefold Re (2014) Punk USD $35.99 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited Death Before Dishonor Combat 88561-8185-1 33rpm 031618D The Exploited Death Before Dishonor Combat 88561-8185-1 33rpm 031618D USD $14.99 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - The Massacre (Special Edition) - CD - New The Exploited - The Massacre (Special Edition) - CD - New USD $17.22 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) - CD/DVD - New The Exploited - Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) - CD/DVD - New USD $17.77 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - The Massacre (Special Edition) - Double LP Vinyl - New The Exploited - The Massacre (Special Edition) - Double LP Vinyl - New USD $25.23 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) - Double LP Vinyl - New The Exploited - Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) - Double LP Vinyl - New USD $25.23 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited - Fuck The System (Special Edition) - Double LP Vinyl - New The Exploited - Fuck The System (Special Edition) - Double LP Vinyl - New USD $25.23 Buy It Now 1 day
THE EXPLOITED On Stage RARE 1981 CLEAR VINYL LP EXPLP2001 PUNK *NO OUTER SLEEVE* THE EXPLOITED On Stage RARE 1981 CLEAR VINYL LP EXPLP2001 PUNK *NO OUTER SLEEVE* USD $16.81 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited Beat The Bastards CD with lyrics booklet Punk The Exploited Beat The Bastards CD with lyrics booklet Punk USD $4.19 (1 bids)
1 day
The Exploited Troops Of Tomorrow CD new Captain Oi The Exploited Troops Of Tomorrow CD new Captain Oi USD $15.49 Buy It Now 1 day
THE EXPLOITED 45 EXPOLITED BARMY ARMY PUNK SECRET THE EXPLOITED 45 EXPOLITED BARMY ARMY PUNK SECRET USD $30.00 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited LP Punks Not Dead LIMITED The Exploited LP Punks Not Dead LIMITED USD $35.00 Buy It Now 1 day
The Exploited 1980-83 4 CD box set  new The Exploited 1980-83 4 CD box set new USD $27.49 Buy It Now 2 days
The Exploited Troops Of Tomorrow 1082 Italy Seclp/2001 The Exploited Troops Of Tomorrow 1082 Italy Seclp/2001 USD $17.00 Buy It Now 2 days
OFFICIAL LICENSED - THE EXPLOITED - BEAT THE B*STARDS BACK PATCH PUNK OFFICIAL LICENSED - THE EXPLOITED - BEAT THE B*STARDS BACK PATCH PUNK USD $14.01 Buy It Now 2 days
THE EXPLOITED 'DEAD CITIES' UK PICTURE SLEEVE 7 THE EXPLOITED 'DEAD CITIES' UK PICTURE SLEEVE 7" SINGLE NM/NM USD $14.01 Buy It Now 2 days
The Exploited - Fuck The System Vinyl LP Heavy Metal Sticker or Magnet The Exploited - Fuck The System Vinyl LP Heavy Metal Sticker or Magnet USD $3.03 Buy It Now 2 days
THE EXPLOITED - Exploited Barmy Army - Exploited label 7 THE EXPLOITED - Exploited Barmy Army - Exploited label 7" USD $31.89 Buy It Now 2 days
The Exploited - Let's Start a War [New CD] UK - Import The Exploited - Let's Start a War [New CD] UK - Import USD $11.67 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited / Singles (NEW) - The Exploited - Audio CD The Exploited / Singles (NEW) - The Exploited - Audio CD USD $44.96 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited - Punk Singles & Rarities [New CD] The Exploited - Punk Singles & Rarities [New CD] USD $16.33 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited - Punk Singles & Rarities [New CD] The Exploited - Punk Singles & Rarities [New CD] USD $12.33 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited / Anti-Pasti - Don't Let 'Em 7 The Exploited / Anti-Pasti - Don't Let 'Em 7" Punk Oi! Skinhead RONDELET MINT USD $7.00 (0 bids)
3 days
The Exploited ‎– Dogs Of War 7 The Exploited ‎– Dogs Of War 7" Punk Oi! Skinhead SECRET USD $5.60 (1 bids)
3 days
The Exploited ‎– Attack / Alternative 7 The Exploited ‎– Attack / Alternative 7" Punk Oi! Skinhead SECRET USD $5.60 (0 bids)
3 days
The Exploited  Poster A1 Size 84.1cm x 59.4cm -  33 inches x 24 inches *PUNK* The Exploited Poster A1 Size 84.1cm x 59.4cm - 33 inches x 24 inches *PUNK* USD $9.80 Buy It Now 3 days
THE EXPLOITED - LET'S START A WAR/LIVE AND LOUD! USED - VERY GOOD CD THE EXPLOITED - LET'S START A WAR/LIVE AND LOUD! USED - VERY GOOD CD USD $11.63 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited Dead Cities Archive 4 Rare 12 The Exploited Dead Cities Archive 4 Rare 12" Punk Oi EP Single Vinyl Album 1986 USD $27.98 Buy It Now 3 days
THE EXPLOITED: The Best Of... APOCALYPSE '77 CD *FACTORY SEALED* THE EXPLOITED: The Best Of... APOCALYPSE '77 CD *FACTORY SEALED* USD $26.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE EXPLOITED Live And Loud!! JAPAN CD TECP-25789 1991 OBI THE EXPLOITED Live And Loud!! JAPAN CD TECP-25789 1991 OBI USD $50.47 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited-Beat The Bastards (Special Edition)  VINYL NEW The Exploited-Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) VINYL NEW USD $37.14 Buy It Now 3 days
THE EXPLOITED - Ltd COLORED 3LP Live Set Dogs Of War Apocalypse Tour 81 On Stage THE EXPLOITED - Ltd COLORED 3LP Live Set Dogs Of War Apocalypse Tour 81 On Stage USD $70.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE EXPLOITED Lets Start a War CD New Factory Sealed Punk Sex Pistols Oi KBD .. THE EXPLOITED Lets Start a War CD New Factory Sealed Punk Sex Pistols Oi KBD .. USD $11.04 (0 bids)
3 days
The Exploited - Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) (NEW CD/DVD) The Exploited - Beat The Bastards (Special Edition) (NEW CD/DVD) USD $17.16 Buy It Now 3 days
The Exploited - The Massacre (Special Edition) (NEW CD DIGIPACK) The Exploited - The Massacre (Special Edition) (NEW CD DIGIPACK) USD $16.81 Buy It Now 3 days
THE EXPLOITED Troops Of Tomorrow/Apocalypse Tour 1981 Punk/Oi/GBH/Discharge THE EXPLOITED Troops Of Tomorrow/Apocalypse Tour 1981 Punk/Oi/GBH/Discharge USD $7.01 (0 bids)
3 days
THE EXPLOITED Live In JAPAN CD TFCK-88589 1991 THE EXPLOITED Live In JAPAN CD TFCK-88589 1991 USD $43.15 Buy It Now 4 days
English Dogs English Dogs "Metalmorphosis" 12" "The Exploited" "GBH" "Discharge" "Wolfbrigade USD $14.99 (0 bids)
4 days
The Exploited Fuck The System CD The Exploited Fuck The System CD USD $5.99 Buy It Now 4 days
The Exploited - Beat the Bastards [New CD] The Exploited - Beat the Bastards [New CD] USD $15.02 Buy It Now 4 days
BEST OF THE EXPLOITED BEST OF THE EXPLOITED USD $15.86 Buy It Now 4 days
THE EXPLOITED - PUNK SINGLES & RARITIES 1980-83  (still sealed cd) - AHOY CD 160 THE EXPLOITED - PUNK SINGLES & RARITIES 1980-83 (still sealed cd) - AHOY CD 160 USD $12.61 Buy It Now 4 days
THE EXPLOITED Mohican Woven Patch Sew On Official Band Merch (New) Punk THE EXPLOITED Mohican Woven Patch Sew On Official Band Merch (New) Punk USD $4.66 Buy It Now 4 days
THE EXPLOITED TROOPS OF TOMORROW CD STREETLINK HARDCORE PUNK ROCK 1ST PRESSING THE EXPLOITED TROOPS OF TOMORROW CD STREETLINK HARDCORE PUNK ROCK 1ST PRESSING USD $100.00 Buy It Now 4 days
THE EXPLOITED + TOTAL CHAOS CASSETTES PUNK HARDCORE CRUST THE EXPLOITED + TOTAL CHAOS CASSETTES PUNK HARDCORE CRUST USD $9.43 Buy It Now 4 days
The Exploited  - Fuck The System BRAZIL RARE CD 2003 Spitfire The Exploited - Fuck The System BRAZIL RARE CD 2003 Spitfire USD $39.99 Buy It Now 4 days
1982 Punk 7 1982 Punk 7" Erazerhead "Live e.p." 1st Press, The Exploited, Damned, Blitz, Kbd USD $7.00 (0 bids)
4 days
THE EXPLOITED PUNKS NOT DEAD punk METAL BADGE collectors limited THE EXPLOITED PUNKS NOT DEAD punk METAL BADGE collectors limited USD $5.60 Buy It Now 4 days
THE EXPLOITED - Death Before Dishonhour LP (Wattie) Sexual Favours Punk Rock THE EXPLOITED - Death Before Dishonhour LP (Wattie) Sexual Favours Punk Rock USD $19.99 Buy It Now 4 days
THE EXPLOITED-1980-83 Brand New/ Sealed 4 X CD Box Set! THE EXPLOITED-1980-83 Brand New/ Sealed 4 X CD Box Set! USD $16.95 (0 bids)
5 days
THE EXPLOITED  - 45 - PUNK Oi! KBD - DEAD CITIES - w/P/S THE EXPLOITED - 45 - PUNK Oi! KBD - DEAD CITIES - w/P/S USD $34.99 Buy It Now 5 days
NB18	The Exploited	On Stage	RED/WHITE SPLATTER VINYL LP ! ONLY 500 MADE ! SEALED NB18 The Exploited On Stage RED/WHITE SPLATTER VINYL LP ! ONLY 500 MADE ! SEALED USD $28.00 Buy It Now 5 days
NB18	The Exploited	Dogs of War Live	GREY VINYL LP in FOC ! ONLY 500 MADE SEALED NB18 The Exploited Dogs of War Live GREY VINYL LP in FOC ! ONLY 500 MADE SEALED USD $28.00 Buy It Now 5 days
NB18	The Exploited	Totally Exploited	RED/WHITE VINYL 2LP ! ONLY 500 MADE! SEALED NB18 The Exploited Totally Exploited RED/WHITE VINYL 2LP ! ONLY 500 MADE! SEALED USD $34.00 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED - Lets Start A War... Said Maggie One Day - 1987 THE EXPLOITED - Lets Start A War... Said Maggie One Day - 1987 USD $79.90 (0 bids)
5 days
The Exploited - Complete Punk Singles Collection (2005) CAPTAIN OI! CD PUNK CD The Exploited - Complete Punk Singles Collection (2005) CAPTAIN OI! CD PUNK CD USD $11.20 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED - TROOPS OF TOMORROW [2001 REISSUE] USED - VERY GOOD CD THE EXPLOITED - TROOPS OF TOMORROW [2001 REISSUE] USED - VERY GOOD CD USD $10.78 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED - TROOPS OF TOMORROW [2001 REISSUE] NEW CD THE EXPLOITED - TROOPS OF TOMORROW [2001 REISSUE] NEW CD USD $13.33 Buy It Now 5 days
OFFICIAL LICENSED - THE EXPLOITED - MOHICAN MULTICOLOUR SEW ON PATCH PUNK OFFICIAL LICENSED - THE EXPLOITED - MOHICAN MULTICOLOUR SEW ON PATCH PUNK USD $5.61 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED Beat The Bastards Double vinyl LP Gatefold 2014 New/Sealed THE EXPLOITED Beat The Bastards Double vinyl LP Gatefold 2014 New/Sealed USD $25.23 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED Punk At Leeds '83 USA vinyl LP Cleopatra 2011 New/Sealed THE EXPLOITED Punk At Leeds '83 USA vinyl LP Cleopatra 2011 New/Sealed USD $25.23 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED Punk Single & Rarities 1980-83 Double vinyl LP 2014 New/Sealed THE EXPLOITED Punk Single & Rarities 1980-83 Double vinyl LP 2014 New/Sealed USD $28.03 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED The Massacre Double vinyl LP Gatefold 2014 New/Sealed THE EXPLOITED The Massacre Double vinyl LP Gatefold 2014 New/Sealed USD $25.23 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED F*ck The System Double vinyl LP Gatefold 2014 New/Sealed THE EXPLOITED F*ck The System Double vinyl LP Gatefold 2014 New/Sealed USD $25.23 Buy It Now 5 days
The Exploited On Stage Vinyl Record Album LP 1985 Punk Castle London Vintage The Exploited On Stage Vinyl Record Album LP 1985 Punk Castle London Vintage USD $21.22 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED-ATTACK-SECRET SHH.130 1982 EX+ THE EXPLOITED-ATTACK-SECRET SHH.130 1982 EX+ USD $4.19 (0 bids)
5 days
THE EXPLOITED, DEAD CITIES,HITLERS IN THE CHARTS,+1 TR, 1981 (PUNK) EX CONDITION THE EXPLOITED, DEAD CITIES,HITLERS IN THE CHARTS,+1 TR, 1981 (PUNK) EX CONDITION USD $9.80 (0 bids)
5 days
THE EXPLOITED Old Vtg 1980`s Plastic Pin Badge PUNK(not shirt patch lp concert) THE EXPLOITED Old Vtg 1980`s Plastic Pin Badge PUNK(not shirt patch lp concert) USD $7.00 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED - Troops of Tomorrow (CD, 1999, Snapper) - PUNK THE EXPLOITED - Troops of Tomorrow (CD, 1999, Snapper) - PUNK USD $11.77 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED - LIVE IN LEEDS 1983 - NEW - LP RECORD THE EXPLOITED - LIVE IN LEEDS 1983 - NEW - LP RECORD USD $25.23 Buy It Now 5 days
THE EXPLOITED - 1980-83 USED - VERY GOOD CD THE EXPLOITED - 1980-83 USED - VERY GOOD CD USD $21.10 Buy It Now 6 days
THE EXPLOITED - On Stage LP 1981 UK red vinyl EXP LP 2001 punk oi THE EXPLOITED - On Stage LP 1981 UK red vinyl EXP LP 2001 punk oi USD $10.00 (0 bids)
6 days
Showing all 100 items | Price may be different, data is cached every 1h | Keyword-based search | Ordered by ending time | See results on eBay.com

More places to buy metal & THE EXPLOITED music

THE EXPLOITED Discography

THE EXPLOITED albums / top albums

THE EXPLOITED Punks Not Dead album cover 3.00 | 1 ratings
Punks Not Dead
Hardcore Punk 1981
THE EXPLOITED Troops of Tomorrow album cover 4.00 | 3 ratings
Troops of Tomorrow
Hardcore Punk 1982
THE EXPLOITED Let's Start a War... Said Maggie One Day album cover 3.75 | 2 ratings
Let's Start a War... Said Maggie One Day
Hardcore Punk 1983
THE EXPLOITED Horror Epics album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Horror Epics
Hardcore Punk 1986
THE EXPLOITED Death Before Dishonour album cover 4.50 | 1 ratings
Death Before Dishonour
Hardcore Punk 1987
THE EXPLOITED The Massacre album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
The Massacre
Crossover Thrash 1990
THE EXPLOITED Beat The Bastards album cover 4.00 | 5 ratings
Beat The Bastards
Crossover Thrash 1996
THE EXPLOITED Fuck The System album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fuck The System
Crossover Thrash 2002

THE EXPLOITED EPs & splits

THE EXPLOITED Don't Let 'Em Grind You Down album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Don't Let 'Em Grind You Down
Hardcore Punk 1981
THE EXPLOITED Britannia Waives the Rules album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Britannia Waives the Rules
Hardcore Punk 1982
THE EXPLOITED Rival Leaders EP album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rival Leaders EP
Hardcore Punk 1983
THE EXPLOITED Archive4 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Archive4
Hardcore Punk 1986
THE EXPLOITED Jesus Is Dead EP album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jesus Is Dead EP
Hardcore Punk 1986
THE EXPLOITED War Now album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
War Now
Hardcore Punk 1988
THE EXPLOITED Punks Alive! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Punks Alive!
Hardcore Punk 1988
THE EXPLOITED Apocalypse Punk Tour 1981 album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Apocalypse Punk Tour 1981
Hardcore Punk 1992
THE EXPLOITED Secret Records (The Best and the Rest) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Secret Records (The Best and the Rest)
Hardcore Punk 1997
THE EXPLOITED Magma '09 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Magma '09
Hardcore Punk 2009

THE EXPLOITED live albums

THE EXPLOITED On Stage album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
On Stage
Hardcore Punk 1981
THE EXPLOITED Live At The Whitehouse album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Whitehouse
Hardcore Punk 1985
THE EXPLOITED Live and Loud album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live and Loud
Hardcore Punk 1987
THE EXPLOITED Apocalypse Tour 1981 album cover 3.00 | 1 ratings
Apocalypse Tour 1981
Hardcore Punk 1987
THE EXPLOITED Live Lewd Lust album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live Lewd Lust
Hardcore Punk 1989
THE EXPLOITED Live in Japan album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live in Japan
Hardcore Punk 1991
THE EXPLOITED Don't Forget the Chaos album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Don't Forget the Chaos
Hardcore Punk 1992
THE EXPLOITED Live At Leeds '83 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At Leeds '83
Hardcore Punk 2007

THE EXPLOITED demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

THE EXPLOITED Exploited album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Exploited
Hardcore Punk 1980
THE EXPLOITED Troops of Tomorrow album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Troops of Tomorrow
Hardcore Punk 1982

THE EXPLOITED re-issues & compilations

THE EXPLOITED Totally Exploited album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Totally Exploited
Hardcore Punk 1984
THE EXPLOITED Fool's Gold! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fool's Gold!
Hardcore Punk 1986
THE EXPLOITED Castle Masters Collection album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Castle Masters Collection
Hardcore Punk 1990
THE EXPLOITED Let's Start a War / Horror Epics album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Let's Start a War / Horror Epics
Hardcore Punk 1991
THE EXPLOITED Let's Start a War / Live and Loud!! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Let's Start a War / Live and Loud!!
Hardcore Punk 1991
THE EXPLOITED On Stage / Live at the Whitehouse album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
On Stage / Live at the Whitehouse
Hardcore Punk 1991
THE EXPLOITED Apocalypse '77 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Apocalypse '77
Hardcore Punk 1992
THE EXPLOITED Singles Collection album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Singles Collection
Hardcore Punk 1994
THE EXPLOITED Totally Exploited / Live in Japan album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Totally Exploited / Live in Japan
Hardcore Punk 1997
THE EXPLOITED Dead Cities album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dead Cities
Hardcore Punk 2000
THE EXPLOITED Totally Exploited / Live Lewd Lust album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Totally Exploited / Live Lewd Lust
Hardcore Punk 2001
THE EXPLOITED Punk Singles & Rarities 1980-83 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Punk Singles & Rarities 1980-83
Hardcore Punk 2001
THE EXPLOITED Twenty Five Years of Anarchy and Chaos album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Twenty Five Years of Anarchy and Chaos
Hardcore Punk 2004
THE EXPLOITED Complete Punk Singles Collection album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Complete Punk Singles Collection
Hardcore Punk 2005
THE EXPLOITED The Box album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Box
Hardcore Punk 2006
THE EXPLOITED Troops of Tomorrow / Apocalypse Tour 1981 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Troops of Tomorrow / Apocalypse Tour 1981
Hardcore Punk 2008
THE EXPLOITED Punks Not Dead / On Stage album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Punks Not Dead / On Stage
Hardcore Punk 2008
THE EXPLOITED Exploited Barmy Army - The Collection album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Exploited Barmy Army - The Collection
Hardcore Punk 2013

THE EXPLOITED singles (7)

.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Army Life
Hardcore Punk 1980
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Exploited Barmy Army
Hardcore Punk 1980
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Dogs of War
Hardcore Punk 1981
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Dead Cities
Hardcore Punk 1981
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Attack / Alternative
Hardcore Punk 1982
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Computers Don't Blunder
Hardcore Punk 1982
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Race Against Time
Hardcore Punk 2007

THE EXPLOITED movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at the Palm Cove
Hardcore Punk 1983
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Sexual Favours
Hardcore Punk 1987
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
1983-87
Hardcore Punk 1993
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Live in Japan
Hardcore Punk 1993
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Rock & Roll Outlaws
Hardcore Punk 1995
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Alive at Leeds
Hardcore Punk 1995
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Buenos aires 93
Hardcore Punk 1996
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Rock & Roll Outlaws plus Sexual Favours
Hardcore Punk 2001
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Beat 'Em All
Hardcore Punk 2004
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at the Palm Cove & 83-87
Hardcore Punk 2004
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Live in Japan & Argentina
Hardcore Punk 2006
.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Punk's Not Dead
Hardcore Punk 2008

THE EXPLOITED Reviews

THE EXPLOITED The Massacre

Album · 1990 · Crossover Thrash
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Vim Fuego
I bought this album in 1991 on the same day I bought Metallica's "Black" album. Guess which one of the two I go back to now and again? Here’s a hint: it doesn’t have “Enter Sandman” on it.

This album should appeal to any thrash fans disappointed by the direction taken by Metallica et al., along with punkers in the GBH/Discharge mould. Musically, it's straight ahead three chord, no–time–for–solos, high speed dirty rough punk rock. You're not going to get any acoustic ballads out of The Exploited. Thank fuck for that!

If your idea of punk is Green Day, Blink 182, or The Offspring, this will make you piss your pants, and run for the comfort of your mother's apron. Gone are the sweet little melodies crafted in the Californian sun. There are no songs about girlfriends (well, unless you count “Porno Slut”…), teenage problems, or fucking dogs. This is pure anger, spat out with an almost unequalled fury. Mohawked punk legend Wattie is a man who knows the inside of a prison cell and has experienced the stark, brutal realities of life. And he knows just who to blame for it– the governments of the world, and their militaristic puppets in the police force and army. The song titles — “Boys in Blue”, “Dog Soldier”, “Fuck Religion”, “Police Shit”, “Stop the Slaughter” — leave little doubt who they're aimed at.

While Wattie and his crew are no angels, there are certain members of society which sicken them. “Sick Bastard” has paedophiles and those who brutalise the elderly fair in its sights. “Don't Pay The Poll Tax” is another highlight. While the tax has been forgotten as a bad joke, hearing Wattie urge listeners to "Stick it up her ass" referring to Margaret Thatcher, remains as a highlight of the album. It leaves rather a disturbing mental image though…

If you want pure unbridled anger, skip the death metal section and go with this. This IS punk.

THE EXPLOITED Beat The Bastards

Album · 1996 · Crossover Thrash
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Vim Fuego
Punk was a mouthpiece for the disaffected of the late 70s which got hijacked by bored middle class teens. While most bands broke up or changed directions in the early 80s, an energetic anger filled young outfit was just starting out. Fifteen years after their humble beginnings in the punk underground, The Exploited unleashed the aural hurricane of ‘Beat The Bastards’ on an unsuspecting world.

Margaret Thatcher and the Tories were history. Unemployment was not the problem it had once been. Britain as a whole seemed a much happier place to live in than in 1981. But was it? After 15 years in the anarchy business, Exploited main man Wattie Buchan had developed anti–rose coloured glasses, seeing problems and societal decay where others saw happiness and light. The police were still getting up Wattie's nose. "There's a law for the rich/A law for people like you and me", "Nazi law, Tory law/It's just the fucking same" and "Police TV/Categorising me" leave the listener in no doubt of Wattie's feelings toward the old bill and the justice system. And while Maggie Thatcher was no longer in power, the Tories still were. Crime, corruption, poverty, unemployment, even depression all came to bear under Wattie's astute semi–sociological gaze.

The Exploited were never going to be a band to go pop, like say The Clash or The Buzzcocks. Instead, the sound has been beefed up considerably for this album thanks to a Colin Richardson production job. The riffs here are simple and as punk as ever, but the added depth and crunch in the sound lead to a thrash metal feel to the whole thing. There is the odd sparse solo, and some excellent scene setting samples (especially on “Massacre Of Innocents”), but the music is really just a backdrop to emphasise Wattie's distinctive well worn shout. And what a shout it is. None of the anger had dissipated from his voice after 15 years. If anything, the vocals were stronger and clearer than ever.

Always consistent and always angry, The Exploited produced one of the most memorable albums of the mid 1990s. Punk's not dead. There's plenty of bite left in the old bastard yet.

THE EXPLOITED Movies Reviews

No THE EXPLOITED movie reviews posted yet.

THE EXPLOITED Shouts

Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!

THE EXPLOITED Index

Member Zone

Username:
Password:
Stay signed in

Metal Subgenres

Artists Alpha-index

MMA TOP 5 Metal ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Master of Puppets Thrash Metal
METALLICA
Buy this album from our partners
Moving Pictures Hard Rock
RUSH
Buy this album from our partners
Powerslave NWoBHM
IRON MAIDEN
Buy this album from our partners
Keeper of the Seven Keys Part II Power Metal
HELLOWEEN
Buy this album from our partners
Rust in Peace Thrash Metal
MEGADETH
Buy this album from our partners

New Metal Artists

New Metal Releases

These Demons Metalcore
DESOLIST
Buy this album from MMA partners
The Last Emperor Power Metal
JUDICATOR
Buy this album from MMA partners
II Deathcore
THE LAST KING
Buy this album from MMA partners
The Obscene EP Deathcore
THE LAST KING
Buy this album from MMA partners
Minus Mathcore
CZAR (WA)
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Metal Online Videos

Skin Yard - Slow Runner
SKIN YARD
Unitron· 1 day ago
More videos

New MMA Metal Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Metal News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Follow us

Buy Metal Music Online