Ken Scott – Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust

Saturday, 9 July 2016, 12:29 | Category : Beatles, David Bowie, Interview
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Ken Scott’s work as a recording engineer and producer spans much of the greatest rock music ever recorded. From The Beatles ‘White Album’, David Bowie’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’, George Harrison’s ‘All Things Must Pass’ to Lou Reed’s ‘Transformer’. He has an excellent book recalling his time working with these artists and much more – ‘Abbey Road to Ziggy […]

Ken Scott – Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust

In a landmark podcast, Ken Scott, legendary recording engineer and producer, talks about some of his favourite recordings. The Beatles – I Am the Walrus (Single B-side to Hello Goodbye, Parlophone, 1967) Jeff Beck Group – Ol’ Man River (Truth, EMI Columbia, 1968) The Beatles – Hey Jude (Single A-side, Parlophone, 1968) The Beatles – Glass […]

The Hollies

The Strange Brew pays tribute to the timeless harmonies and songwriting talents of The Hollies through a choice selection of tracks written, covered and/or played by the Mancunian legends. The Hollies – Schoolgirl (The Hollies At Abbey Road 1966 To 1970, EMI, 1998 rec 1967) The Everly Brothers – Signs That Will Never Change (Two Yanks in England, […]

Chris Spedding

Monday, 28 November 2011, 20:21 | Category : Chris Spedding
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To celebrate the release of King Mob’s new album “Force 9”, The Strange Brew Podcast looks back over Chris Spedding’s career to pick his greatest solo tracks, side projects and sessions. Chris Spedding – Motor Bikin’ (Single A-side, RAK, 1975) Kris Ife – Imagination (Single A-side, Parlophone, 1968) Jack Bruce – Weird of Hermiston (Songs […]

Classic US Hit Records

Monday, 3 May 2010, 17:52 | Category : US
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The greatest American records that graced the Billboard charts played by an eclectic bunch of British artists from the Strange Brew era. British legends and obscure acts from the 60s and 70s pay tribute to the finest songs from their American cousins: Chad and Jeremy – Homeward Bound (Distant Shores, Columbia, 1966) Peter Cook – Georgia (Single […]