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Captain Sensible was a founding member of 'The Damned'. Originally he was the bassist but after Brian James left he took over on lead guitar. He has also had a successful solo career including a U.K. number one hit with his cover version of 'Happy Talk'. He left 'The Damned' in the mid 1980s but rejoined in 1996 and they have since recorded some ... See full bio »

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 2011 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- New Wave of British Heavy Metal (2011) ... (writer: "Love Song")
 2011 Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Top 11 Florida Attractions Not in California, Part Two (2011) ... (performer: "The Stately Homes of England")
 2010 It's Kind of a Funny Story (writer: "Smash It Up" - as Burns)
 2007 Punk's Not Dead (Documentary) (writer: "The History of the World - Part 1" - as Burns)
 2005 SOS: The Bunnyguards on Board (performer: "Wot") / (writer: "Wot" - as R. Burns)
 2004 Skinned Deep (performer: "Brain's Theme") / (writer: "Brain's Theme")
 1997 Night Fever (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 January 1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Billy Don't Be a Hero', "Oh! Carol")
 1995 Batman Forever (writer: "Smash It Up" - as Raymond Burns)
 1995 Tommy Boy (as Burns, "Wait For The Blackout")
 1991 Big Break (TV Series) (performer: "The Snooker Song" (title theme))
 1979 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 6 December 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "I Just Can't Be Happy Today")
- Episode dated 24 May 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Love Song")
- Episode dated 10 May 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Love Song")
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The Damned

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