Jill Bryson

Jill Bryson

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One half of the duo Strawberry Switchblade. After the band broke up in 1985, Jill Bryson intended to retire from the music industry. An artist since before Strawberry Switchblade, Jill continued to work in the mixed media style she developed in art school, doing work in; stained glass, photo-montage, tapestry - and of course her beloved painting. Having been as she says “not particularly impressed by celebrity. ”
In March 2013, after a break of almost 30 years from music, Jill returned to songwriting and recording in a new band called The Shapists along with her daughter Jessie Frost and Craig Hood. Eight tracks have currently been recorded and are available to download via The Shapists website or facebook page.
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Jill Bryson Discography

Vocals

RT 137 The Pastels The Pastels - I Wonder Why(7") Rough Trade RT 137 UK 1983 Sell This Version
CODE 11 240 525-4, WE481 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Strawberry Switchblade (Album) Korova, WEA Records Ltd. CODE 11 240 525-4, WE481 UK 1985 Sell This Version
LS 001CD Lucinda Sieger Sunset Red Lucinda Sieger - Heart In The Sky(CD, Album) Lucinda Sieger Productions LS 001CD UK 2001 Sell This Version
MMR6 The Shapists The Shapists - The Warning / Dust Index(7", Single, Ltd) Mystic moon records MMR6 North America (inc Mexico) 2015 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Haps 001 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Trees And Flowers (Single) Ninety-Two Happy Customers Haps 001 UK 1983 Sell This Version
CODE 11 240 525-4, WE481 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Strawberry Switchblade (Album) Korova, WEA Records Ltd. CODE 11 240 525-4, WE481 UK 1985 Sell This Version
MMR6 The Shapists The Shapists - The Warning / Dust Index(7", Single, Ltd) Mystic moon records MMR6 North America (inc Mexico) 2015 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Haps 001 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Trees And Flowers (Single) Ninety-Two Happy Customers Haps 001 UK 1983 Sell This Version
KOW 38, 249249-7 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Since Yesterday (Single) Korova, Korova, Korova KOW 38, 249249-7 Ireland 1984 Sell This Version
LP MAG 8/9 Various Go Away (as Bryson) Various - Debut LP Magazine - Issue 8/9(LP, Comp) Debut (3) LP MAG 8/9 UK 1984 Sell This Version
FLX 3SS-1 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Strawberry Switchblade(Flexi, 7", S/Sided, Promo) Korova, WEA FLX 3SS-1 UK 1984 Sell This Version
WB-77-493 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Let Her Go (Single) Korova WB-77-493 Philippines 1985 Sell This Version
P-2011 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Who Knows What Love Is? (Single) Korova, Korova, Korova, Korova P-2011 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
P-6219 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - The 12" Album (Comp) Korova, WEA P-6219 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
CODE 11 240 525-4, WE481 Strawberry Switchblade Strawberry Switchblade - Strawberry Switchblade (Album) Korova, WEA Records Ltd. CODE 11 240 525-4, WE481 UK 1985 Sell This Version
WPS-10 Strawberry Switchblade Being Cold (as Bryson) Strawberry Switchblade - Ecstasy (Apple Of My Eye)(7", Promo) WEA, Korova WPS-10 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
KOW 42, 248 999-7 Strawberry Switchblade Black Taxi (as Bryson) and 1 more… Strawberry Switchblade - Jolene (Single) Korova, Korova, Korova, Korova KOW 42, 248 999-7 Ireland 1985 Sell This Version
LAY CD 20 Current 93 Since Yesterday Current 93 - Swastikas For Goddy (Album) L.A.Y.L.A.H. Antirecords LAY CD 20 Belgium 1988 Sell This Version
HUTCD 14, Hut CD14 Revolver (2) Since Yesterday (as J Bryson) Revolver (2) - Venice(CD, EP) Hut Recordings, Hut Recordings HUTCD 14, Hut CD14 UK 1992 Sell This Version
CAROL 1722-2 Revolver (2) Revolver (2) - Baby's Angry (Comp) Caroline Records CAROL 1722-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
E2 28339, 7243 8 28339 2 5 Various Since Yesterday Various - Living In Oblivion (The 80's Greatest Hits - Volume 4) (Comp) EMI USA, EMI USA E2 28339, 7243 8 28339 2 5 US 1994 Sell This Version
CD95-05 Mademoiselle Shorthair ! Since Yesterday Mademoiselle Shorthair ! - Mezzo(CD) Gyuune Cassette CD95-05 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
WPCR-1049 Various Since Yesterday (Extended Mix) (as Bryson) Various - Good, Oldfashioned 80's 12 Inch Single Collection(CD, Comp) WEA WPCR-1049 Japan 1997 Sell This Version
PCCA-01200 Hinano Yoshikawa ふたりのイエスタデイ Hinano Yoshikawa - I Am Pink(CD, Album) Pony Canyon PCCA-01200 Japan 1998 Sell This Version
DFCZ 1037-8 Tommy february6 Since Yesterday Tommy february6 - Everyday At The Bus Stop(CD, Maxi, Ltd, Dig + DVD-V, NTSC) DefSTAR Records DFCZ 1037-8 Japan 2001 Sell This Version