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The Darling Buds

AboutThe Darling Buds

The Darling Buds were an indie band from Newport, South Wales. The band formed in 1986 and were named after the HE Bates novel The Darling Buds of May – a title taken in turn, from the third line of Shakespeare's Sonnet 18: "Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May".