Blitz was a street punk and punk rock band. The band was formed in 1980, in New Mills, Derbyshire, England. The band consisted of Carl Fisher, Nidge Miller, Shawn Attack, Paul Lilley, Neil McLennan, Charlie Howe and Steve Cast. Although considered an influential Oi! band, the band members simply described themselves as a punk band. The band rose to fame in 1982 with the first album, Voice of a Generation. Their fifth album, Best of Blitz, was released in 1993. And now, you may download this compilation album (Best of Blitz) by Blitz in mp3 from our site. Decades after the original the band lineup split, guitarist and songwriter Alan "Nidge" Miller recruited new members and performed concerts under the band's name. On February 10, 2007, Miller was struck by a car and died on impact after walking on to a freeway after a show in Austin, Texas.