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Metal Spider

Formed in Liverpool in the mid-1970s, Spider were a popular heavy rock band who recorded three albums across the early 80s, which sat midway musically between the boogie twelve-bar blues of Status Quo and the histrionic power of the new wave of British heavy metal

Spencer Davis’ Souvenir

The Souvenir is a new Anglo-American drama film starring Tilda Swinton, Tom Burke and Honor Swinton Byrne, which was premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on 27 January.   The plot concerns a shy film student finding her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship

Pass The Fast Buck

Fast Buck were a quintessential British mid-70s rock band, rooted in the same twelve-bar (room) riffs as early AC/DC and Bad Company.   Centered around the songwriting talents of Ed Hamilton, Fast Buck recorded just one eponymous album (Jet Records, 1976) but they also made myriad

Clara’s Ghost In Toyland

Clara's Ghost is a new U.S. film set over the course of a single evening in the Reynolds' family home in Connecticut, telling the story of Clara Reynolds who, fed up with ribbing from her showbiz family, finds solace in and guidance from the supernatural

Marine Girls On TV

Prior to co-forming Everything But The Girl, Tracey Thorn was in The Marine Girls, who made two albums' worth of charming, DIY indie pop, Beach Party (1981) and Lazy Ways (1983). Their lo-fi favourite 'A Place In The Sun' can be heard in the soundtrack

Late 70s Fashion!

Formed in Birmingham in 1978, Fashion - or Fàshiön Music, as they were originally billed - blended new wave energy with the glamour of Roxy and Bowie. Cherry Red are proud to represent the rights to Fashion's debut album from 1979, Product Perfect, as well

Cherry Red proud to represent seminal 45s by Zoom Records artists

Founded in summer 1977, Zoom Records was Scotland's leading Punk and New Wave label, run by Bruce Findlay, who also managed Zoom's most promising act Simple Minds. The rest of the catalogue, some dozen or so singles, have languished ever since. But Cherry Red are