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1978 readers poll results
- The Pop - The Pop
- The Only Ones - The Only Ones
- The Modern Dance - Pere Ubu
- This Year's Model - Elvis Costello
- Man Ah Warrior - Tapper Zukie
- Third Reich 'n Roll - The Residents
- Tradition In Dub - Tradition
- The 3rd Album - Big Star
- More Songs About Buildings and Food - Talking Heads
- Hurt - Chris Spedding
- Best Dressed Chicken in Town - Dr Alimantado
- You Oughta Know - The Pop
- Another Girl, Another Planet - The Only Ones
- Denis - Blondie
- Take A Chance On Me - Abba
- Duck Stab(ed) - The Residents
- S'cool Days - Stanley Frank
- Summer Nights - John and Olivia
- Because The night - Patti Smith
- Hong Kong Garden - Siouxsie & The Banshees
- Radio, Radio - Elvis Costello
- Rat Trap - Boomtown Rats
- I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass - Nick Lowe
- Down On The Boulevard - The Pop
- Fire - Robert Gordon
- Don't Be Cruel - Elvis Presley
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Heat, No. 10, December 1978
This Year's Model places 4th on the year-end album poll, and "Radio, Radio" (10) and "Chelsea" (30) make the year-end singles poll.
The top 20 gigs includes Elvis Costello, March 16, Stella, Dublin. (6th).
EC is featured in an illustration on the back cover.
Back cover illustration by Pat Browne.