Sharp Cuts

A home-brew cassette by the lovable rockabillies, sent by Steve Powell

TV Product / The Prams

Released in 1979 on Limited Edition Records (home to Artery and De Tian), this 7″ EP is probably most notable for featuring future Mission axe-hero Simon Hinkler. TV products tracks were recorded at Western Works and produced by Cabaret Voltaire. TV Product – Nowhere’s Safe / Jumping Off Walls Drums – Jess Jespersen Bass, Backing […]

Record shops on the site

Our thanks to Steve Ward who sent us a few more Sheffield record shop sleeves. Do get in touch before you send us covers, because Simon has (literally) hundreds and we are working to add his collection to the site. Needless to say once we’ve done that if you find any more he doesn’t have, […]

Chuck Berry Sheffield 1964

This unusual and very rare Japanese picture sleeve from the Sixties might not have an obvious Sheffield connection. Most rock fans will be able to tell that it features Chuck Berry on the cover, but we bet very few would know it was taken at Sheffield City Hall! The date was May 14th 1964 and […]

Rafiki / SPAN 10″

The Sheffield Participatory Arts Network (SPAN), set up in 2012, is an open network of community arts groups, music groups, and workshop leaders. In 2012, they released this 10″ 45 RPM single featuring (on the A side) Rafiki Jazz & Friends – “No Lines/No Separation” (recorded at Yellow Arch studios) and on the B side […]

Lonely Hearts EP

Spotted in a local charity shop, this 12″ EP dates from 1986 and the tracks are A1 Believe 4:05 A2 You’re the One 2:50 B1 She’s a Rocker 3:05 B2 Run 2:50