A Flock of Seagulls

A Flock of Seagulls name meaning - Milton James Burns - Toilers of the SeaNew wave band mainly known for the abstract hair style of its members, and also for their hit I Ran (So Far Away).

A Flock of Seagulls owes its name to the Stranglers' song Toiler On The Sea, that came out on the album Black and White:

'We Ventured Overland / Fought With The Aliens / The Young Ones Used Their Hands / Pointed The Way to A Flock / A Flock Of Seagulls / A Flock Of Seagulls'.

Active: 1979-1986; 1989-present, GBR
Site: http://www.myspace.com/aflockofseagulls



Mark I said...

Originally named Level 7, the members were at a Stranglers concert when the singer looked directly at them and sang the lyric “a flock of seagulls!” They took this as a sign to change their name.

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