Mike & The Mechanics

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Formed : 1985 // United Kingdom

Mike & The Mechanics started off as a side project for Mike Rutherford during a hiatus from Genesis. He started writing songs with Chris Neil and B.A. Robertson after writing and recording two solo albums on his own. The first Mike + The Mechanics album released in 1985 yielded three hits with "Silent Running", "All I Need Is A Miracle" and "Taken In." From there, the Mechanics have released eight albums, including Living Years. That album's title track hit #1 in the U.S.

BAND LINEUP:
Mike Rutherford : Guitar, bass (1985-Present)
Paul Carrack : Vocals, keyboards, guitar, drums (1985-2005)
Paul Young : Vocals, percussion (1985-2000)
Peter Van Hooke : Drums (1985-1995)
Adrian Lee : Keyboards (1985-1995)
Gary Wallis : Drums (1995-Present)
Andrew Roachford (2009 - Present)
Tim Howar (2009 - Present)
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Albums

A1 81287 Mike & The Mechanics - Mike + The Mechanics album art Mike + The Mechanics* Mike + The Mechanics (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic A1 81287 US 1985 Sell This Version
PR 820 Mike & The Mechanics - Mike On Mike Exclusive Candid Interview album art Mike & The Mechanics Mike On Mike Exclusive Candid Interview(LP, Promo, Transcription) Atlantic PR 820 US 1985 Sell This Version
256 004-2, 2 56004-2 Mike & The Mechanics - Living Years album art M1ke + The Mechan1c5* Living Years (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic 256 004-2, 2 56004-2 UK & Europe 1988 Sell This Version
PR 2543 Mike & The Mechanics - Mike On Mike II - Exclusive Candid Interview album art Mike & The Mechanics Mike On Mike II - Exclusive Candid Interview(LP, Promo, Transcription) Atlantic PR 2543 US 1988 Sell This Version
W 89-10 Mike & The Mechanics - Off The Record Specials With Mary Turner album art Mary Turner (4), Mike & The Mechanics Mary Turner (4), Mike & The Mechanics - Off The Record Specials With Mary Turner Westwood One W 89-10 US 1989 Sell This Version
6M60100A Mike & The Mechanics - King Biscuit Flower Hour album art Mike & The Mechanics King Biscuit Flower Hour(CD, Transcription) DIR Broadcasting 6M60100A US 1989 Sell This Version
W 90-11 Mike & The Mechanics - Off The Record Specials With Mary Turner album art Mary Turner (4), Mike & The Mechanics Mary Turner (4), Mike & The Mechanics - Off The Record Specials With Mary Turner(2xLP, Transcription) Westwood One W 90-11 US 1990 Sell This Version
CD 82233 Mike & The Mechanics - Word Of Mouth album art Mike & The Mechanics Word Of Mouth (Album) Virgin, Virgin CD 82233 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
TCV2772 Mike & The Mechanics - Beggar On A Beach Of Gold album art Mike & The Mechanics Beggar On A Beach Of Gold (Album) Virgin, Virgin TCV2772 UK 1995 Sell This Version
7243-8-47671-2-9 Mike & The Mechanics - Mike & The Mechanics (M6) album art Mike & The Mechanics Mike & The Mechanics (M6) (Album) Virgin, Virgin 7243-8-47671-2-9 Indonesia 1999 Sell This Version
7243 5 71175 2 4, 7243 5 71184 0 8, 7243 5 99665 9 5 Mike & The Mechanics - Rewired album art Mike + The Mechanics* + Paul Carrack Mike + The Mechanics* + Paul Carrack - Rewired (Album) Virgin, EMI 7243 5 71175 2 4, 7243 5 71184 0 8, 7243 5 99665 9 5 UK 2004 Sell This Version
88697846912 Mike & The Mechanics - The Road album art M1ke + The Mechan1c5* The Road (Album) Arista, Sony Music 88697846912 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
PROMOBMG1320 Mike & The Mechanics - Let Me Fly album art M1ke + The Mechan1c5* Let Me Fly (Album) BMG PROMOBMG1320 UK & Europe 2017 Sell This Version
538472451 Mike & The Mechanics - Out Of The Blue album art M1ke + The Mechan1c5* Out Of The Blue (Album) BMG 538472451 UK & Europe 2019 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

PR 867 Mike & The Mechanics - Hanging By A Thread album art Mike & The Mechanics Hanging By A Thread (Single) WEA PR 867 US 1985 Sell This Version
PROMO 249 Mike & The Mechanics - T.V. Scene / Silent Running album art Mike & The Mechanics, Linda Di Franco Mike & The Mechanics, Linda Di Franco - T.V. Scene / Silent Running (Single) WEA PROMO 249 Italy 1985 Sell This Version
7-84975 Mike & The Mechanics - All I Need Is A Miracle / Silent Running album art Mike + The Mechanics* All I Need Is A Miracle / Silent Running (Single) Atlantic 7-84975 US 1985 Sell This Version
ATR-0327, 258765-7 Mike & The Mechanics - All I Need Is A Miracle album art Mike + The Mechanics* All I Need Is A Miracle (Single, Maxi) Atlantic ATR-0327, 258765-7 Philippines 1985 Sell This Version
7-258908 Mike & The Mechanics - Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground) album art Mike & The Mechanics Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground) (Single) Atlantic 7-258908 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
P-2149 Mike & The Mechanics - Taken In album art Mike + The Mechanics* Taken In (Single) Atlantic P-2149 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
257 788-0 Mike & The Mechanics - Nobody's Perfect album art Mike + The Mechanics* Nobody's Perfect (Single, Maxi, EP) WEA, WEA 257 788-0 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
7-88964 Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years album art Mike + The Mechanics* The Living Years (Single) WEA, WEA, WEA 7-88964 US 1988 Sell This Version
4-84895 Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years / Taken In album art Mike & The Mechanics The Living Years / Taken In (Single) Atlantic 4-84895 US 1989 Sell This Version
7-88990 Mike & The Mechanics - Nobody Knows album art Mike + The Mechanics* Nobody Knows (Single) WEA, WEA 7-88990 US 1988 Sell This Version
7-69283 Mike & The Mechanics - Revolution album art Mike + The Mechanics* Revolution (Single, Maxi) WEA 7-69283 US 1989 Sell This Version

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tricky23

tricky23

November 3, 2018
lx-cyber
think its time for a best of compi on Vinyl !!!

ha ha, funny.
maybe Barnes&Noble have plans for best of Exclusive Vinyl with free lawn mower?
lx-cyber

lx-cyber

May 22, 2018
think its time for a best of compi on Vinyl !!!

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