Phil Manzanera

(London UK)


Official Pre-79 Releases:

Phil Manzanera

Diamond Head LP (Island, ILPS 9315) recorded Dec 74 – Jan 75, released Apr 75
Tracks: Frontera, Diamond Head, Big Day, The Flex, Same Time Next Week, Miss Shapiro, East Of Echo, Lagrima, Alma

Frontera 7″ (Island, 16 213 AT) released 75, Germany
Tracks: Frontera, Same Time Next Week

Various Artists – Summer ’75 LP (Island, ISS 1) released 75
Tracks: Frontera, Miss Shapiro

Island 7″ (Polydor, 2001 800) released Aug 78
Tracks: Island, Diamond Head

K-Scope LP (Polydor, POLD 5011) recorded Mar-May 78, released 78
Tracks: K-Scope, Remote Control, Cuban Crisis, Hot Spot, Numbers, Slow Motion TV, Gone Flying, N-Shift, Walking Through Heaven’s Door, You Are Here

Remote Control 7″ (Polydor, 2001 835) released Nov 78
Tracks: Remote Control, K-Scope

Phil Manzanera / 801

Listen Now LP (Polydor, 2310 571) recorded Dec 75 – Jul 77, released Sep 77
Tracks: Listen Now, Flight 19, Island, Law And Order, ¿Que?, City Of Light, Initial Speed, Postcard Love, That Falling Feeling

Flight 19 7″ (Polydor, 2001 733) released Sep 77
Tracks: Flight 19, Car Rhumba


Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Further Information;

Line ups:

John Wetton (bass)
Paul Thompson (drms)
Phil Manzanera (gtr)
Robert Wyatt (voc)
Brian Eno (voc)
Eddie Jobson (keyb)
Brian Turrington (bass)
Andy Mackay (sax)
Dave Jarrett (keyb)
Charles Hayward (perc)
Bill MacCormick (bass)

c76 – 77
Phil Manzanera (gtr)
Bill MacCormick (bass)
Dave Mattacks (drms)
Simon Ainley (voc)
Simon Philips (perc)
Billy Livsey (keyb)
Eddie Jobson (keyb)

Phil Mananera is also in Roxy Music, Quiet Sun (75), John Cale’s band (74-75)
Charles Hayward is ex-Radar Favourites, later in This Heat
John Wetton also in Uriah Heep
Paul Thompson, Brian Eno, Eddie Jobson, Andy Mackay also in Roxy Music
Brian Turrington also in The Winkies, Count Bishops, later in Tyla Gang
Bill MacCormick also in Quiet Sun
Dave Mattacks is later in Mickey Jupp’s band


Gigography (up to end 78, Incomplete)
11/06/76 Koningin Elizabethzaal, Anvers, Belgium
26/08/76 Pavilion, West Runton
28/08/76 Reading Festival
03/09/76 Queen Elizabeth Hall, Belvedere Rd, London
11/10/77 Cambridge University
12/10/77 Southampton University
13/10/77 Surrey University, Guildford
14/10/77 University of East Anglia, Norwich
15/10/77 Leicester University
16/10/77 Town Hall, Birmingham
18/10/77 Castaways Club, Plymouth
20/10/77 Hereford College of Education
20/10/77 Oxford Polytechnic
21/10/77 University of Essex, Colchester
22/10/77 Nottingham University
23/10/77 Victoria Palace Theatre, London
25/10/77 Floral Hall, Southport
26/10/77 Liverpool University
27/10/77 Huddersfield Polytechnic
28/10/77 Mayfair Ballroom, Newcastle
29/10/77 Hull University
01/11/77 Swansea
02/11/77 Manchester University
03/11/77 Maniqui, Falkirk
04/11/77 Dundee University
05/11/77 Strathclyde University, Glasgow
06/11/77 Coatham Bowl, Redcar