Author Topic: Barry Forgie - Anything which isn't on Mindbender  (Read 204 times)


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Barry Forgie - Anything which isn't on Mindbender
« on: July 23, 2019, 05:18:18 PM »
Stringtronics' Mindbender is surely one of my favorite library records of all time, and in particular Forgie's work on the first 6 cuts on the A-side. I'd like to dig more into the work of this relatively obscure composer. So I'm primarily requesting two of his LP's that I found.

The first one is Combustion, released 1971 on Southern Library of Recorded Music (MQ/LP 9008) and Peer International Library Ltd. (PIL 9008), then reissued in 1972 by the Spanish label Olympo (L-61). These don't seem like they're too hard to come by and a rip from either of these issues would do fine. Discogs:

The second one is Exotica from 1979. I'm seeing a single issue only (Southern LRM, MQ/LP 51) and high prices so this one might be tougher to find. Discogs:

I'd also gladly take anything else by this composer, even if it's just a few tracks on a compilation, as long as it isn't just Mindbender stuff because I got all that already.


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Re: Barry Forgie - Anything which isn't on Mindbender
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2019, 05:39:59 PM »
I posted a lot of Peers here- if links gone someone should re-up:

Forgie is on:
PIL 9008/9012/9014/9016/9021/9024/9037

Also on BLP 130 (Bosworth)

Easy Listening TV Tunes (Bruton CD)

BVA 14 - Tom Furse Digs (Bruton)
BVA 10 - Cult TV - Action (Bruton)
Classic Rare Grooves (Bruton BRH CD)