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Interviews

Nik Kershaw - Radio Active

Interview | Music Technology, Mar 1987

One of pop's pretty faces forsakes teen screams in search of artistic credibility - but has he got what he came for? Tim Goodyer finds out about computer love, classical arrangements and self-production.

Nik Kershaw - Nik Kershaw: Recording Secrets

Interview | Sound On Sound, Jan 1986

As well as writing, singing and playing on his new single 'When A Heart Beats', Nik Kershaw also took the credit for its production. In an interview with Nick Webb he displays a rarely seen side of his character and discusses his knowledge of recording studio technology and approach to songwriting.

Nik Kershaw - Innovators

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Mar 1984

Nik Kershaw

Nik Kershaw - The Man Who Would Be Both

Interview | Making Music, Sep 1986

We talk to the man who produced himself, and find out who won.

Nik Kershaw - Nik Picking

Interview | International Musician, Mar 1986

Golden boy of the teeny bop scene a closet guitar hero? It's true, all true. Muso musings captured for posterity by Dave Burrluck and Susan Rookledge.

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Simon Bozwell

Interview | Home & Studio Recording, Mar 1986

Simon is both a musician and a producer. This month he talks to Paul White about, amongst other things, his work doing 12" remixes for Nik Kershaw.

Stock, Aitken & Waterman - Production Line

Interview | Music Technology, Jun 1987

The words "Stock, Aitken & Waterman" have adorned 50 hit singles in the last two years. Tim Goodyer finds there are two secrets to their success: determination and new technology.

Still Life

Interview | Sound On Sound, Jul 1991

Tony Banks talks to Kendall Wrightson about his new solo album, Technology, and the latest chapter in the book of Genesis.

Who's That Bloke With Wix?

Interview | Sound On Sound, May 1993

Dance To The Machine

Interview | Home & Studio Recording, May 1986

Janet Angus discovers the secret of Peter's success in producing big selling dance music.

Peter Collins - Mr Versatility

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1986

While many producers are content to work within one or two musical styles, Peter Collins casts a much wider net - using high technology to increase the number of possibilities open to him.

Deptford Duotone

Interview | One Two Testing, Jul 1984
Difford and Tillbrook

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Tears for Souvenirs

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1985
Crying And Shouting With Bath's Finest

Messrs Smith and Orzabal explain how it can take a year to make two singles but only two months to make an album, among other things. Bits in between the chat by Dan Goldstein.

Andy Richards - Programmer's Protocol

Interview | Music Technology, Jun 1988

From his involvement in the infamous Frankie Goes To Hollywood sessions, Andy Richards has become an accomplished producer and programmer in his own right. Nicholas Rowland listens to a rationalisation of technology.

Dave Meegan - ...I Nearly Joined The Foreign Legion! - Part 1

Interview Series | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Nov 1985

Engineer Dave Meegan recalls how depression helped land him a plum position at Trevor Horn's Sarm West Studios. Chris Allison listened with great interest.

We found these other (non-interview) articles that are linked to this artist

Nik Kershaw - Skill Centre: Mark Brzezicki

Feature | Topic: Instrument Tuition / Technique | Making Music, Dec 1986
Mark Brzezicki Drums On Nik Kershaw's 'LABATYD'

Mr B shows how to play the drums on Nik Kershaw's 'Life's A Bitch And Then You Die'.

This artist was mentioned in these other articles

Song for the Sideman

Feature | Topic: Live, Performing | Making Music, Apr 1986
Touring With Nik Kershaw

Drummer Mark Price tells what it's really like to be up there on stage. Did anyone say terrifying?

Welcome

Editorial | Sound On Sound, Jan 1986

Smoke

News | Making Music, Jul 1986

This, however, is the bit where we tell you gossipy tittle-tattle you've never heard before.

Gladden Guitar Electronics

Review | International Musician, Feb 1986
Accessorycheck

Onboard electronics unravelled by unbored Dave Burrluck

The Best Producers In The World

Feature | One Two Testing, Jun 1984

Nominated by Steve Levine, Steve Lillywhite, Peter Collins, Hugh Padgham, Swain and Jolley

Home Is The Hero

Feature | Topic: Gear Guide, Home Studio, Recording | One Two Testing, Jan 1985
Six stars outline their home demo set-ups

sketching song ideas at home. how certain successful stars record their demos - John Entwistle, Nik Kershaw, Annabel Lamb, Adrian Belew, Blancmange

Mickey Modern - The Managers

Feature | Topic: Music Business | International Musician, Feb 1985

The mouth behind Nik Kershaw opens to Mike Hrano

Mass Appeal

Editorial | Music Technology, Mar 1987

In the light of the winter's music shows at Anaheim and Frankfurt, is modern technology now becoming available to every musician, and does every musician want to know?

Scanners

News | Music Technology, Aug 1993

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