A label from the Black Country. The few records on Bridge - later 'Bridge Music' have been by Folk group Giggety.  Numbering was generally in a GE-100 series, which applied to singles and albums alike, but the only 7" issue from the '70s, 'It's Your Zoo Too' b/w 'Closing Down The Zoo' (SRTS/79/CUS-480; 1979) was made through custom recording firm SRT and had one of that company's catalogue numbers.  Chronologically that single might have been expected to be GE-102, GE-100 ('Dawn To Dusk In The Black Country') having come out in 1975 and GE-101 ('Tambourine') in 1977, with GE-103 (Black Country Time') following in 1980 - all were albums.  Numbers reached at least GE-112.  Giggety did have a single out on a major label, Pye, in 1978: the seasonal 'Black Country Christmas' (7N-46136; 11/78), which was reissued with a different 'B' side on local label Revolver in 1980. Thanks to Robert Lyons For The Info. Giggetty Plonk morphed into plain old “Giggetty” sometime around 1973. The Group began to write their own material focussing upon songs about the Black Country- an area often described as “ all those towns and villages situated on the 30 foot coal seam”. It roughly encompasses Dudley, Cradley Heath, parts of Wolverhampton, Walsall and West Bromwich, in the UK. The Group formed its own show- The Giggetty Black Country Show- which featured the cream of the local guest artists and comedians such as Anuyk and Ayli, Dolly Allen, Tommy Mundon, poets Ron Burns, Harry Harrison, Jim Williams and Geoff Stevens, historian Winston Homer and more latterly the superbly talented Dandy and Black Country stalwart Lizzie Wiggins. The Group gigged their way through three decades at the rate of 100 appearances a year. The last original member, Brian Langtry, retired eventually due to health reasons in 1997.

79 The Zoo It'S Your Zoo Too  BRIDGE SRTS79CUS480
75 Giggety And Jim Wm Jones  Dawn To Dusk In The Black Country (Album) BRIDGE GE 100
77 Giggetty Tambourine (Album) BRIDGE GE 101
80 Giggetty Black Country Time (Album) BRIDGE GE 103
81 Giggetty  Wild Mountain Thyme   BRIDGE GE 105
82 Giggetty Featuring Dandy  Costa Del Tipton BRIDGE MUSIC GE 112
80 Giggetty  The Heathens' Song BRIDGE AVR  1937 

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