Restricted Code is a post-punk band that was formed in 1978 by Tom Cannavan and Frank Quadrelli. School friends from Easterhouse in Glasgow, they had written songs together and played in various school bands. After discovering punk music they went on to create Restricted Code. The band released three records, recorded John Peel and other BBC Radio sessions, and toured extensively. The band called it a day late in 1981.


After a 36-year hiatus, the four original members are back together. Songwriting partnership Tom and Frank, Kenny Blythe on bass, and Codes drummer Robert Mccormick. Robert is now a keyboard player, so the band brought in old friend Les Gaff, formerly of Glaswegian band, Positive Noise, on drums. They are loving playing together again with a stream of new material emerging and regular rehearsals taking place. Who knows where it might go…

The About link has more information, discography, personnel and history.