Mike & The Mechanics

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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Mike & The Mechanics Discography

Albums

25 2496-1 Mike + The Mechanics* Mike + The Mechanics (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic 25 2496-1 Spain 1985 Sell This Version
A2 81923 M1ke + The Mechan1c5* Living Years (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic A2 81923 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
PR 2543 Mike & The Mechanics Mike On Mike II - Exclusive Candid Interview(LP, Promo) Atlantic PR 2543 US 1988 Sell This Version
CD 82233 Mike & The Mechanics Word Of Mouth (Album) Virgin, Virgin CD 82233 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
7243 8 40143 2 2, CDV2772 Mike & The Mechanics Beggar On A Beach Of Gold (Album) Virgin, Virgin 7243 8 40143 2 2, CDV2772 UK 1995 Sell This Version
7243-8-47671-2-9 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* + Paul Carrack Mike + The Mechanics* + Paul Carrack - Rewired (Album) Virgin 7243 5 71175 2 4, 7243 5 71184 0 8, 7243 5 99665 9 5 UK 2004 Sell This Version
none M1ke & The MeChaN1C5* The Road (Album) Arista, Sony Music none Europe 2011 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

PROMO 248 Linda Di Franco / Mike + The Mechanics* Linda Di Franco / Mike + The Mechanics* - T.V. Scene / Silent Running(12", Promo, Single) WEA PROMO 248 Italy 1985 Sell This Version
PR 867 Mike & The Mechanics Hanging By A Thread (Single) WEA PR 867 US 1985 Sell This Version
PR 797 Mike & The Mechanics Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground) (Single) WEA PR 797 US 1985 Sell This Version
U8765T Mike & The Mechanics All I Need Is A Miracle (Maxi, Single) WEA U8765T UK 1985 Sell This Version
PR 820 Mike & The Mechanics Mike On Mike Exclusive Candid Interview(12", Promo) Atlantic PR 820 US 1985 Sell This Version
7-84975 Mike + The Mechanics* All I Need Is A Miracle / Silent Running(7", Single) Atlantic 7-84975 US 1985 Sell This Version
7-89404 Mike & The Mechanics Taken In (Single) Atlantic 7-89404 US 1985 Sell This Version
7-88964 Mike & The Mechanics The Living Years (Single) WEA, WEA, WEA 7-88964 US 1988 Sell This Version
U7789T Mike & The Mechanics Nobody's Perfect (Single, Maxi, EP) WEA U7789T UK & Europe 1985 Sell This Version
4-84895 Mike & The Mechanics The Living Years(Cass, Single) Atlantic 4-84895 US 1988 Sell This Version
PR 2658-2 Mike & The Mechanics Seeing Is Believing (Single) Atlantic PR 2658-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
7-88990 Mike + The Mechanics* Nobody Knows (Single) WEA 7-88990 US 1988 Sell This Version
7-69283 Mike & The Mechanics Revolution (Single, Maxi) WEA 7-69283 US 1989 Sell This Version
DFW 139 Mike & The Mechanics, Debbie Gibson Mike & The Mechanics, Debbie Gibson - Los Anos Vividos / Perdida En Tus Ojos(7") Wea International DFW 139 Argentina 1989 Sell This Version
4-84895 Mike & The Mechanics The Living Years / Taken In(Cass, Single) Atlantic 4-84895 US 1989 Sell This Version
VS 1351, 114 329 Mike & The Mechanics A Time And Place (Single, Maxi, EP) Virgin VS 1351, 114 329 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
PRCD 3835-2 Mike & The Mechanics Word Of Mouth (Single) Virgin PRCD 3835-2 US 1991 Sell This Version