Brinsley Schwarz

Brinsley Schwarz was an English rustic-rock band that released six albums on UA/Liberty between 1970 and 1974. They were named after their guitarist who, along with keyboardist Bob Andrews, later formed The Rumour, the backing band of Graham Parker. Bassist Nick Lowe became an in-demand producer and recording artist. Members: Brinsley Schwarz (guitar, percussion, saxophone, […]

Graham Parker

Graham Parker is an English New Wave/soul-rock singer and songwriter who released the popular 1976–79 albums Howlin’ Wind, Heat Treatment, Stick to Me, and Squeezing Out Sparks. His most popular songs include “Don’t Ask Me Questions,” “Heat Treatment,” “The Heat in Harlem,” “Local Girls,” and “Protection.” Up through his 1980 release The Up Escalator, he […]

Keith Cross & Peter Ross ‎– Bored Civilians (1972)

Bored Civilians is the singular album by English singer/songwriter duo Keith Cross and Peter Ross, released in 1972 on Decca. Tracklist: A1. “The Last Ocean Rider” (6:56) A2. “Bored Civilians” (2:34) A3. “Peace in the End” (3:27) A4. “Story to a Friend” (11:06) B1. “Loving You Takes So Long” (4:20) B2. “Pastels” (4:07) B3. “The […]