BOOTLEG
RECORDS

 The label of Bootleg Studios, of Reddish, Stockport. Bootleg was set up by Roger Salmon and Phil Platt, and it operated from 1979 until around 1982.  Most of its recording work seems to have been done for other companies, but it issued several records on its own label. Catalogue numbers were in the BOOT-000s, and they reached at least BOOT-009.  Some Bootleg singles from the 1980s had injection moulded labels of the sort that were pressed in France; some paper labels were yellow instead of white. Collectable Bootleg records include an NWOBHM EP by Enigma featuring 'I Aim To Bluff' and three other tracks (BOOT-3; 1980), and an LP by Mod Revival band Direct Hits, 'Collision At Teen Junction' (BOOT-4; 1980). Thanks to Robert Lyons For The Info.

  
79 Ronny Gibson Sincerely Yours' Ep BOOTLEG BOOT 001
80 Tony Field Record Of Love BOOTLEG BOOT 002
80 Enigma I Aim To Bluff BOOTLEG BOOT 003
80 Direct Hits  Collision At Teen Junction (Album) BOOTLEG BOOT 004
80 Not Traced BOOTLEG BOOT 005
80 New Orleans Express Old Spinning Wheel BOOTLEG BOOT 006
80 Johnny Harper And The Choir Boys  Citizen Band BOOTLEG BOOT 007
81 Bootleg Decent Folk Like You BOOTLEG BOOT 008
81 Formula I Think Of You A Lot BOOTLEG BOOT 009

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