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Syncopation
Record / CD / Tape
1982
Syncopation were a new wave band from the Altrincham & Sale (correct me if I'm wrong) areas who developed a strong local following. They released a cassette only album of studio demos, of which "Marking Time" became a live favourite. The track was also released on the Facsimile Liasons label in 1982 (cat. no. AFL4) b/w "Syncopation". A rare Manchester classic! If anybody has a copy of the tape album, please post.
Artefact added : 18th July 2009
by Cooperman
foz Says –
hi cooperman...you can find more info on this band @ salfordmusic.com .
COMMENT ADDED 20th July 2009
craigb Says –
hi i saw the band at Band on the wall where they did a blinding set ,my friend at the time was pushing the band and sold me a white cassette tape of about 8 songs ,2 live songs included

i have this cassette in a safe place and downloaded to a mini disc for safety

fancy a copy ,no problem let me know and i will post asap
COMMENT ADDED 22nd September 2012
craigb Says –
No problem a cd will be on its way to you this week
thanks for the post

Wouldnt it be great to find some of the band replying
COMMENT ADDED 22nd September 2012
wendanovak Says –
It would be great if someone could upload those tunes. I would love a copy too
COMMENT ADDED 14th March 2017
Jcarter Says –
I was the lead singer. James Carter. A long time ago but great days. The drummer Craig is still playing in a band called Randolph Swain and the Red Lights and I've started doing a bit of stuff under the name 'Tramping Artisan'. Have a Facebook page Facebook.com/Tramping Artisan. We have a CD and we occasionally play Manchester.
COMMENT ADDED 31st August 2017
craigb Says –
www.mdmarchive.co...
COMMENT ADDED 23rd May 2019
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