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1975

Backseat Driver – Melody Maker – 26th April - 1975

An interview between Phil Collins and Chris Welch for Melody Maker, published in 26th April 1975. (Many thanks to Lamia for this excellent article)

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NME – Peter Gabriel leaving feature – Phil Collins interview – 13th September - 1975

A Phil Collins interview in NME published on the 13th September 1975, a weird slant on it Tony Tyler tries his best to irritate Phil by the way I read …

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Eddie Howell – Gramophone Record – Album - 1975

Eddie Howell – Gramophone Record. This was the first album by Eddie Howell not long after he was signed to Warner Brothers, released sometime in October 1975. We have assumed …

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Gig advert – BX – Central London Polytechnic – Melody Maker – 22nd November - 1975

A debut tour before the release of Unorthodox Behaviour An advert for the gig at The Central London Polytechnic on the 28th November 1975. The advert was published in Melody …

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Gig advert – BX – City Hall – St Albans – 6th December - 1975

A gig advert printed in Melody Maker on the 6th December 1975. Brand X are supporting fellow Charisma Record stablemates – Jack The Lad. The gig was on the 6th …

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Brand X – Debut – NME – 6th December - 1975

Genesis Drummer Debut’s new group – NME 6th December 1975 Brand X info piece (many thanks to Lamia for this piece)

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Gig advert – BX – Melody Maker – 20th December - 1975

The Debut tour before Unorthodox Behaviour was released. This is a gig advert for the first Brand X show at The Marquee Club on the 22nd December 1975. The advert …

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Gig advert – BX – The Friars – Aylesbury – Melody Maker – 20th December - 1975

The debut tour before the release of Unorthodox Behaviour. An advert for the show at The Friars Club (Maxwell Hall), Aylesbury, England on the 20th December 1975. This advert was …

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Gig flyer – Brand X and Sassafras – Vale Hall – Friars – 20th December - 1975

This a flyer for Brand X and Sassafras at The Vale Hall (renamed Maxwell Hall in 1977) at the Civic Centre in Aylesbury on the 20th December 1975 which formed …

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1976

Interview – BX – Melody Maker – 10th January - 1976

Brand X are interviewed in this small piece by Karl Dallas, first published in Melody Maker on the 10th January 1976. (many thanks to M.Kenyon for this item)

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Brand X interview – Sounds 13th March - 1976

Dave Fudger interviews Phil Collins about Brand X (mostly) and a bit about Genesis First published in Sounds on the 13th March 1976 (Many thanks to Lamia for this interesting …

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Ticket – The Roundhouse – London – 30th May - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A ticket for the show at The Roundhouse in London, England on the 30th May 1976. (Kindly supplied by Chris Leet)

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Gig advert – BX – The Roundhouse – 30th May - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A gig advert for the show at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London on the 30th May 1976. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this advert)

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Unorthodox Behaviour - 1976

This was the very first Brand X album that was released the group had started out on Island Records but never got far, at some point Phil Collins joined and …

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Interview – Phil Collins – C Welch – Melody Maker – 3rd July - 1976

Genesis’s man for all seasons! Chris Welch interviews Phil Collins who talks about Genesis and Brand X. First printed on 3rd July 1976 in Melody Maker. (Many thanks to Mark …

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Review – Unorthodox Behaviour – Melody Maker – 3rd July - 1976

Sample Brand X for quality. Chris Welch of Melody Maker reviews the Brand X album – Unorthodox Behaviour, printed in Melody Maker on the 3rd July 1976. (Many thanks to …

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Melody Maker – 3rd July – Unorthodox Behaviour advert - 1976

An advert for the Brand X album Unorthodox Behaviour, published on the 3rd July 1976 in Melody Maker.

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Ticket – Festival Of Jazz – Antibes – 24th July - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A ticket for the show at The Festival Of Jazz in Antibes, France on the 24th July 1976, with Herbie Hancock. (Many thanks to Chris Leet for this …

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Pass – The Festival Of Jazz – Antibes – 24th July - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A backstage pass for the show at The Festival Of Jazz in Antibes, France on the 24th July 1976, with Herbie Hancock. (Many thanks to Chris Leet for this …

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Gig advert – BX – Marquee gig advert – NME – 24th July - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A gig advert for the show at The Marquee Club on the 30th July 1976. Advert published in New Musical Express on the 24th July 1976. (Many …

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Brand X – Marquee review by Steve Clarke – NME – August 7th - 1976

Brand X live review – NME – 7th August 1976 Brand X with Phil Collins are reviewed at The Marquee (its believed to be the gig on the night of …

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Gig Review – BX – Marquee Club – Chris Welch – 7th August - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour Tour. Brand X – The Sign Of Quality, Melody Maker 7th August 1976. Chris Welch reviews the show performed on the 30th July 1976 at The Marquee Club, …

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Album review – BX – Collins in re – excelsis – NME – 24th August - 1976

Steve Clarke of New Musical Express, reviews the Brand X album Unorthodox Behaviour. First published on the 24th August 1976 in New Musical Express. (Many thanks to Chris Simmons for …

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Gig advert – Brand X – The Marquee – London – 26th August - 1976

A Gig advert for the Brand X gig at The Marquee in Soho, London on the 26th August 1976. The advert was published in Melody Maker on the 21st August …

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Brand X – Melody Maker 28th August – Karl Dallas - 1976

  A Band Break down ( a quick introduction about the members and their instruments ) Karl Dallas Melody Maker 28th August 1976. ( this item was spliced together electronically …

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Gig advert – Brand X – The Reading Festival – Reading – 29th August - 1976

An advert placed in Melody Maker on the 21st August 1976 for the Reading Festival on the weekend of 27th,28th,29th August 1976. Brand X’s appearance was on the 29th August …

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Ticket – The Playhouse Theatre – Edinburgh – 14th September - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A ticket for the show at The Playhouse Theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland on the 14th September 1976. Van Der Graaf Generator and Brand X. (Many thanks to …

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Interview – PC – Melody Maker – 23rd October - 1976

Phil Collins is interviewed by Chris Welch about his drumming, Genesis and Brand X. First published in Melody Maker 23rd October 1976. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Gig advert – BX – Melody Maker 23rd October - 1976

Brand X Unorthodox Behaviour tour A gig advert for the show at The Hammersmith Odeon on 12th November 1976, Brand X are supporting Larry Coryell and Eleventh House. (Many thanks …

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NME – Brand X interviewed by Steve Clarke – 4 December - 1976

Steve Clarke of NME interviews Robin Lumley of Brand X as well as filling this feature with some research telling the reader some of the History of Brand X. First …

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