8 Berwick Street, Soho, London W1F 0PH

Opened in 1974.  Now the home of Play Studios.

With its doors opening onto the then red light district of Soho, Berwick Street Studios started as a  film score production studio by  Sue Manning. Engineer Gwyn Mathias installed the equipment and kept the place running till 1980.

December 1976 : Helios 28 into 16.  Studer A80.     Still had the Helios in 1981,

Recorded at Berwick Street :

The Specials , The Sex Pistols, Ringo Starr, The Chemical Brothers, and David Bowie & Depeche Mode Gerry Rafferty,

Sham 69         :  Kings & Queens

Orange Juice  :  Rip it Up  - 1982