Diesel Records was a DIY label from the Punk / New Wave era. Diesel issued one single, Blunt Instrument's, 'No Excuse' (DCL-01; 1978). The band was based in London. Blunt Instrument formed in May 1977, they were Robert Sandall (guitar/vocals), Bill Benfield (guitar), Ed Shaw (bass) and David Sinclair (drums). Sinclair had recently moved to London from his home in Giffnock, Scotland. After a few weeks of rehearsals, they threw themselves into the London gig circuit playing all the usual punk haunts including the famous Roxy Club. Diesel Records Former Address: 90 Marylebone High Street London W1. Distributed By Diesel Records. Thanks to Robert Lyons For The Info.