Our thanks to Dr Peter Wadsworth for his fascinating and entertaining talk about the history of Strawberry Studios and the music that was made there.
Find out more about Strawberry Studios here and follow them on Twitter and Facebook. And don’t forget to sign Peter’s petition to keep Stockport Museum open, and make sure you go and visit the Strawberry exhibition!
The Syd Lawrence Orchestra – Mexico Grandstand (Fontana, 1970)
Hotlegs – Neanderthal Man (from ‘Thinks School Stinks’, Philips 1971)
Sunderland First Team Squad With Bobby Knoxall – Sunderland All The Way (RCA, 1973)
Neil Sedaka – Solitaire (from ‘Solitaire’, RCA, 1972)
10cc – I’m Not In Love (Mercury, 1975)
Godley and Creme – Seascape (from ‘Consequences’, Mercury, 1977)
Buzzcocks – Everbody’s Happy Nowadays (United Artists, 1979)
Joy Division – She’s Lost Control (Factory Records 12″, 1980)
The Smiths – Hand in Glove (Rough Trade, 1983)
St Winifred’s School Choir – Little April Showers (from ‘It’s A Small, Small World (Celebrate Disney’s Diamond Jubilee, 60 Sparkling Years)’, Music For Pleasure, 1983)
The Bodines – Slip Slide (Magnet Records, 1987)
Manchester City F.C. – Funky City (RCA, 1972)
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