New Catalogue & Recent Licences

Cherry Red acquire Chris Squire’s first solo album ‘Fish Out Of Water’

To Prog Rock fans, bassist Chris Squire needs no introduction - he co-founded the legendary Yes in 1968 and played on every one of their studio albums up until 2014. Rights to Chris's first solo album, Fish Out Of Water (first issued on Atlantic in 1975), now reside with Cherry Red Records. Boasting

The Monochrome Set feature in a new film soundtrack

Indie pop / post-punk pioneers The Monochrome Set feature in a new film soundtrack with their second-ever single 'Eine Symphonie Des Grauens', which first appeared on Rough Trade in 1979. This artful, jangly guitar gem will appear in Govinda Van Maele's new big screen, German

Unreleased Mortimer album now represented by Cherry Red

Mortimer were a harmony-laden soft rock trio from New York State who were signed by George Harrison to Apple Records in 1968. They recorded a second album, On Our Way Home, in 1969 - named after the song given to them by Paul McCartney, which

Cherry Red acquire Be Bop Deluxe catalogue

In the mid-Seventies lull between Glam Rock and Punk, Be Bop Deluxe epitomised a new breed of Art Rock bands. Led by Bill Nelson and signed to the fashionable Harvest label, the band mixed Progressive Rock leanings with melodic songs across five acclaimed studios albums

Cherry Red acquire classic early Curved Air catalogue

Back in the early Seventies, Curved Air were one of the most popular, hard-working bands on the Prog Rock circuit. Fronted by striking singer Sonja Kristina and including a rock violinist Darryl Way, they issued a succession of best-selling albums between 1970 and 1973: Air

Cherry Red acquire Contempo Records catalogue titles

Back in the mid-1970s, Contempo Records was one of the most prolific soul/funk labels in the UK, combining American recordings with homegrown productions. The label was run by Blues & Soul head honcho John Abbey, who attracted many respected U.S. soul stars into the studio,