Trident series 80

  Granby Row , Manchester.

Pluto Studios were owned by two former members of  Herman's Hermits, Keith Hopkins and Lek Leckenby. It started out in 1968 in Stockport as a 2 track facility; by the time it had  moved to Manchester in 1977 it had progressed to 24 tracks.

1970s    20 channel Sound Techniques desk 8-track Ampex.

1979 :  Trident Series 80   -   Lyrec 24-Track.  Then a  Studer A800 24-track.


Recorded at Pluto Studios :Pluto studios

Brian and  Michael -  Matchstalk Men and Matchstalk Cats and Dogs  Sept 1977.

The Clash  :  Sandinista!   (tracks) Bankrobber.

The Smiths : The Smiths  (part).