Geoff Heslop

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Geoff Heslop
Born (1947-06-03) 3 June 1947 (age 67)
Corbridge, Northumberland, England
Occupation(s) record producer, musician, songwriter
Instruments guitars, etc
Years active 1960s – present
Labels Rubber Records, Black Crow Records, Shipbuilders Label, Shipyard Label
Associated acts Mission Shift, Ribbon Road
Website [1]

Geoff Heslop (born 3 June 1947 in Northumberland, England) is an English record producer and musician

Career[edit]

After training as a recording engineer, Geoff turned to record production, producing albums for the Rubber Records label in Newcastle upon Tyne. He went on to set up the Black Crow Records label, the Coquetdale Music Publishing company (with Kathryn Tickell) and Redesdale Studios (with singer Dick Gaughan. In the 1990s he put together a 2nd publishing company with his songwriter wife Brenda Heslop named Ribbon Road Music and issued 5 albums. He now owns and runs Shipyard Studios with his daughter Jill and produces music by himself and others on their Shipyard label.

Records produced by Geoff Heslop[1][edit]

The 1970s[edit]

1972

1973

1974

1975

1976

1977

1978

1979

The 1980s[edit]

1980

1981

1982

1983

1984

1985

1986

Joe Hutton, Willy Taylor, Will Atkinson, Mike Tickell, Allan Wood, The John Dagg Band) 1987

1988

The 1990s[edit]

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

The 2000s[edit]

2001

2008

2009

2010

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Artist's page on Shipbuilders". theshipbuilders.com. Retrieved 2009-09-14. 
  2. ^ a b "Biography by Steven McDonald". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 14 September 2009. 
  3. ^ Porthole Issue 2 Summer 1996
  4. ^ Allan Taylor Discography
  5. ^ Allan Taylor Discography

Further reading[edit]

'Standing on the Shoulders of Giants', article in May/June 2007 issue of Living Tradition Magazine. 'Selling Coals to Newcastle' by Judith Murphy, published by North East England History Institute 2008 'The Mocking Horse' by Alan Hull, illustrated by Geoff Heslop 'Dazzling Stranger, Bert Jansch and the British Folk and Blues revival' by Colin Harper, published by Bloomsbury Publishing, London 2000

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