President – European Summer

President – European Summer

This is another one of those rare finds from the 1980s that I have in my vinyl collection.

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President were band from Middlesbrough a small town in the UK.

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Last updated on: July 14th, 2017
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Topping And Butch.

One of the funniest cabaret acts I’ve had the pleasure of seeing on stage has to the fantastic Topping and Butch.

I first met Topping when he was part of an act with Dave Lynn back in the early 90’s whilst working at a pub in Islington.

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
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Dubh Chapter – Happy Is The Bride (Eg Records 1990)

Yet another one of my finds from the “Bargain bin” in Record Village in Scunthorpe.

I liked this track as soon as I heard it.

Dubh Chapter – Happy is The Bride (EG Records 1990).

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
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Protocol – There’s No Holding Back (Hit The Deck Records 1987)

Hands up Kids!

Who remembers Grange Hill? OK so that’s probably most of you.

Everyone will remember Ant Jones who was bullied by Mr Bronson and also featured on the anti drugs single “Just say no”.

The guy who played him was “Ricky Simmons” & he had a stab at pop stardom with his band “Protocol”

Protocol

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Last updated on: July 28th, 2017
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A Tribe Of Toffs – Terry Wogan’s On Tv (Again!)

A Tribe of Toffs are best known for their song for their Song “John Kettley is a Weatherman” which was a minor hit in the UK charts.

The follow up was “Terry Wogan’s on TV (Again!)” according to the Guinness book of singles It never charted.

I own a copy which again was found it in the “Bargain Bin” at Record Village in Scunthorpe. I think I paid 50p for the 7″ single in 1990.

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Last updated on: April 28th, 2017
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