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ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS... Saffron had been laying her albums with producer Bob Barratt and engineer John Kurlander... Cliff Richard was producing vocal overdubs and a single for Debbie Byrne with engineer John Kurlander... The Hollies were continuing their album with co-producer and engineer Peter Bown... Rostal And Schasser were recording with producer Norman Newell and engineer Peter Bown... The Joe Loss Orchestra were working on a new album with producer Peter Vince... Wally Ridley and engineer Peter Vince... Cliff Richard was recording an album with Bruce Welch producing and Tony Clarke engineering... Project were in with engineer Alan Parsons... Greg Lake was overdubbing a 100 piece orchestra and choir in studio 1 for a solo album, with engineers John Kurlander and Peter Sinfield... James Griffin (ex Bread) and Terry Sylvester (The Hollies) were recording...

CBS STUDIOS... Kokomo were in for CBS with engineer Bernie O'Gorman... The Rubettes were in for State Records... Dana was recording for GTO with engineer Doug Bogie and producer Jeff Stephens... Tammy Jones was in for CBS with producer Robin Blanchflower... and engineer Dick Palmer... A Band Called O were recording with producer Micky Graham and engineer Simon Humphrey... Stuart Gillies was in for EMI with producer Mike Smith and engineer Steve Taylor... Heart And Soul were recording for KPM with producer Keith Mansfield and engineer Mike Ross... Jonathan King was working for UK Records with Dick Palmer engineering... CBS' Vince Hill was overdubbing with engineer Mike Ross... Keith Potger was producing Mark Winter and Clare Torry for GTO with engineer Doug Bogie... Back Door were recording...

LANSDOWNE STUDIOS... Gonzalez were in to finish an album for EMI with Mike Finesilver engineering and producing... The Rubettes were working on an album and single with Wayne Bickerton producing and John Mackswith engineering... Roger Whittaker was working on two albums, one for the UK and one for France with John Mackswith engineering and producer Dennis Preston... Claude Francois was in, engineer John Mackswith... David Lewis was laying some tracks for Polydor with producers Andrew Miller and Mike Smith and engineer John Mackswith... Neil Lancaster was working on an album for Man Records with engineer Robert Butterworth... John Christie was working on an album and single with producer Dave Clark and engineer John Mackswith...

THE MANOR... Boxer were in with Richard Digby-Smith producing and engineering... City Boys were recording for Phonogram with producer Mutt Langer and engineer Mick Glossop... Anthony Moore was working on a single with producer Peter Jenner and engineer John Leckie... Alan White of Yes has been recording a solo album with producer Bob Potter... Gravy Train were in with engineer and producer Steve Cox... Mattaya Clifford was mixing a single with engineer Steve Cox... The Manor Mobiles... have been in Glasgow recording Tubular Bells and Hergest Ridge... have been doing bits and pieces for the album which Boxer are working on and for Robert Wyatt... recorded Gong live at the Marquee... were working on a Barry James album with engineer Alan Perkins...

MARQUEE STUDIOS... Lynsey de Paul and Barry Blue have been producing Too Gether for GTO Records with engineer John Eden... Quentin Jones... was recording a single with producer Barry Leng and engineers John Eden and Steve Holroyd... Debbie Standord was in for ATV Music with producer Barry Leng and engineers John Eden and Steve Holroyd... Kind Hearts And English were recording a single for DJM with producer Phil Samson and engineer John Eden... No Dice were in with producer Phil Samson and engineer John Eden... Joe Brown was recording a single for Ammo with producers Arnold, Martin and Morrow and engineer John Eden... Guys and Dolls were working on a single for Ammo with producers Arnold, Martin and Morrow... Dirty Tricks were in for Polydor with Steve Holroyd engineering and Tony Atkins producing... Flakey Pastry were recording a single for Chris Barber with producer Tony Atkins...

George Harrison at Master Room

THE MASTER ROOM... A Pretty Things album was cut... George Harrison has been cutting an album... Andy Fraser's album and single were cut... A Doctor Feelgood album was cut... Greg Lake has been doing some cutting... The Heavy Metal Kids single was cut...

THE MUSIC CENTRE... Showaddywaddy were recording with producer Mike Hurst and engineer Dave Hunt... Pickwick Records were recording a Top Of The Pops album with producer Bruce Baxter... Barry Blue was in with engineer Dave Hunt... Fast Buck were working with engineer Richard Goldblatt... Emerson, Lake and Palmer have been recording with engineer John Richards... Salina Jones was in with engineer Dick Lewzey... Labi Siffre was recording with Dick Plant engineering... Gilly Mason has been in, Mike Hurst producing and Dave Hunt engineering... Widowmaker were recording with engineer Dick Plant... Stancy came in, producer Mike Hurst and engineer Dave Hunt...

PHONOGRAM STUDIOS... David Fanshawe was recording an album with engineer Peter Olliff... The Johnny Gregory Orchestra were in... Simon May has been laying some tracks for a single with producer John Franz and engineer Steve Brown... Pat Travers was recording... Mike D'Abo was working with engineer Steve Lilywhite...

ORANGE STUDIOS... have been incredibly busy with backing tracks for the Supersonic shows which appear on London Weekend Television... Their engineers Keith Allan, Steve Churchyard and Chris Speeding have been working with David Essex, Guys And Dolls, The Supremes, Leo Sayer, Showaddywaddy, Chris Farlowe Albert Hammond, Cliff Richard, Paul Curtis, Johnny Nash, John Miles, Hello, Sparks and Smokey...

R.E.L.... have recently converted to 16 track... Gordon Haskell was laying some tracks with engineer Neil Ross... Cafe-Jaques were recording with producer Bruce Findlay and engineer Neil Ross... Bob Leslie was recording some demos with engineer Neil Ross... John Miller was recording with Neil Ross engineering...

STRAWBERRY STUDIOS... have converted to 24 track... 10cc have been recording a new album... Oscar were working on an album with producer Geoff Gill and engineer Pete Tattersall...

TRIDENT STUDIOS... Elton John was mixing an album with producer Gus Dudgeon and engineers Phil Dunne and Nick Bradford... Mahavishnu Orchestra have been recording with John McLaughlin producing and Dennis Mackay engineering... Marc Bolan was producing T. Rex with engineer Peter Kelfey... Richard John Smith has been recording with producer John Lang and engineer Peter Kelfey... A rock version of Peter And The Wolf has just been completed with producers Jack Lancaster and Robert Lumley and engineer Dennis Mackay... Brand X have been recording with producer Robert Lumley and engineer Dennis Mackay...

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