On February 27, 1984, “Virgin” label released “Pacific Street”, the debut Pale Fountains (The) studio album. It was recorded in 1983, at “Village Way Studios”, “The Manor” in Shipton-on-Cherwell, “Ridge Farm Studios” in Capel, Dorking, “Nova Sound Studios” in London, and was produced by Howard Gray, Mick Head, John Head, Chris McCaffrey, Thomas Whelan and Andy Diagram.
On February 2, 1982, “Chrysalis” label released “Mechanix”, the tenth UFO studio album. It was recorded in 1981, “Mountain Studios” in Attalens, Switzerland, “The Manor Studio” in Shipton-on-Cherwell, Oxfordshire, “Scorpio Sound” and “Maison Rouge Studios” in London, and was produced by Gary Lyons.
Phil Mogg – vocals
Paul Chapman – lead guitar
Neil Carter – keyboards, rhythm guitar, backing vocals, sax, orchestral arrangements
Pete Way – bass
Andy Parker – drums
Gary Lyons – orchestral arrangements, engineer
Peter Thea – engineer
George Marino – mastering
John Pasche – design
The Writer – Paul Chapman, Phil Mogg, Neil Carter
Somethin’ Else – Eddie Cochran, Sharon Sheeley
Back into My Love – Pete Way, Phil Mogg
You’ll Get Love – Neil Carter, Paul Chapman, Phil Mogg
Doing It All for You – Pete Way, Paul Chapman, Neil Carter, Phil Mogg
We Belong to the Night – Pete Way, Neil Carter, Phil Mogg
In July 1973, “Brain” label released “Double Diamond”, the sixth If album. It was recorded in 1973, at “The Manor Studios” in Shipton-on-Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England, and was produced by Lew Futterman.
Dick Morrissey– lead and backing vocals, tenor and alto saxophones, flute
Steve Rosenthal – lead and backing vocals, guitar
Pete Arnesen – piano, organ, synthesizer, backing vocals
Fi Trench- piano, backing vocals
Kurt Palomaki – bass, backing vocals
Cliff Davies- drums, percussion, backing vocals
Play, Play, Play – Dick Morrissey, Kurt Palomaki
Pebbles on the Beach – Dick Morrissey, B. Morrissey
Pick Me Up (And Put Me Back on the Road) – Cliff Davies
Another Time Around (Is Not for Me) – Cliff Davies
Groupie Blue (Every Day She’s Got the Blues) – Dick Morrissey, T. Preston
On December 8, 1978, “Virgin” label released “Public Image: First Issue”, the debut Public Image Ltd, album. It was recorded July – November 1978, at “The Manor Studio”, “Shipton-on-Cherwell”, “Wessex Studios”, “Gooseberry Sound Studios”, “Townhouse Studios” and “Advision Studios” in London, and was produced by John Lydon, Keith Levene, Jah Wobble and Jim Walker.
John Lydon– vocals, piano
Keith Levene– guitar
Jah Wobble– vocals, bass, fire extinguisher
Jim Walker– vocals, drums
All lyrics by John Lydon, all music by John Lydon, Keith Levene, Jah Wobble and Jim Walker.
On October 12, 1979, “Virgin” label released “Days in Europa”, the second Skids album. It was recorded in 1979, at “Rockfield Studios” in Wales, “The Manor Studios” in Shipton-on-Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England, and was produced by Bill Nelson. The initial released album was with an Aryan album cover reminiscent of the 1936 Olympics, with Germanic Gothic-style lettering.
Richard Jobson – vocals
Stuart Adamson – vocals, guitar, keyboards
Bill Nelson– keyboards
William Simpson – vocals, bass guitar
Rusty Egan– drums
Ted Sharp – engineer
Tim Young – mastering
Mick Brownfield – illustration
Pearce Marchbank – design
Brian Cooke – photography
All tracks by Richard Jobson and Stuart Adamson, except where noted.
In February 1983, “Chrysalis” label released “Making Contact”, the eleventh UFO studio album. It was recorded August – December 1982, at “The Manor Studio” in Shipton-on-Cherwell, Oxfordshire, “Townhouse Studios”, “White House Studios” and “Maison Rouge Studios” in London, and was produced by Mick Glossop.
Phil Mogg- vocals
Paul Chapman- guitars, bass
Neil Carter- keyboards, bass, backing vocals
Andy Parker- drums
Mick Glossop, Peter Thea, Richard Mainwaring – engineer
Gavin McKillop, Keith Nixon, Leigh Mantle – engineer assistant
Alan Adler – illustration
John Pasche, Andrew Ellis – art direction
Blinded by a Lie – Neil Carter, Phil Mogg
Diesel in the Dust – Neil Carter, Phil Mogg
A Fool for Love – Neil Carter, Phil Mogg
You and Me – Neil Carter, Phil Mogg
When It’s Time to Rock – Paul Chapman, Phil Mogg
The Way the Wild Wind Blows – Neil Carter, Paul Chapman, Phil Mogg
In May 1980, “Rocket” label released “Sportscar”, the second Judie Tzuke album. It was recorded in February 1980, at “The Manor” in Shipton-on-Cherwell, Oxfordshire, UK, and was produced by Paul Muggleton, Mike Paxman and Judie Tzuke.
Judie Tzuke– vocals
Mike Paxman– guitar
John Edwards– bass
Bob Noble – keyboards
Jeff Rich– drums
Paul Muggleton – backing vocals, arrangements
Paul Hart – arrangements
Steve Taylor – engineer, mixing
Steve Prestage, Alan Douglas, Nick Thomas, Richard Manwaring – engineer assistant
All tracks by Judie Tzuke and Mike Paxman, except where noted.
The Choices You’ve Made
The Rise of Heart
Living on the Coast
Rain on the Hills – Judie Tzuke, Mike Paxman, Paul Muggleton
In March 1975, “Island” label released “Sweet Deceiver”, the sixth Kevin Ayers studio album. It was recorded in 1975, at “The Manor Studio” in Shipton-on-Cherwell, England, and was produced by Kevin Ayers and Ollie Halsall.
Kevin Ayers- vocals, fuzz bass, acoustic 6 and 12 string guitars, electric guitar, mandolin
On November 8, 1981, “Dindisc” label released “Architecture & Morality”, the third Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark album. It was recorded 1980–1981, at “The Gramophone Suite” in Liverpool and “The Manor Studio” in, Shipton-on-Cherwell, and was produced by Paul Humphreys, Andy McCluskey, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Richard Manwaring and Richard Manwaring .
Paul Humphreys– vocals, synthesizers, piano, mellotron, acoustic and electronic percussion, organ, rhythm programming, radios, melodica
Andy McCluskey– vocals, synthesizers, mellotron, guitar, bass, rhythm programming, acoustic and electronic percussion, reed horns, organ
Malcolm Holmes– drums, electronic and acoustic percussion, bass synthesizer
Martin Cooper– saxophone
All tracks by Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys, except where noted.
On September 14, 1987, “Virgin” label released “Happy?” the sixth Public Image Ltd studio album. It was recorded in 1987, at “The Manor Studio” in Shipton-on-Cherwell; “Great Linford Manor Studios” in Milton Keynes, and was produced by Gary Langan, John Lydon, John McGeoch, Lu Edmonds, Allan Dias and Bruce Smith.