Phil with students from Winchester University | February 2020
A BLOG section has been added to the site for brand new articles written by Phil Harding to revisit past music projects and examine other audio-related topics. The first blog article is on GERRY RAFFERTY and Phil's work on Gerry's 1978 ‘City To City’ album (USA No.1) and the iconic international hit single ‘Baker Street’...
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Brand new Phil interview from top producer/music director Steve Anderson @mrsteveanderson for his acclaimed podcast series 'Such A Good Feeling' on all major podcast platforms (Apple, Spotify, Google, etc). Click here for online listening options or click here for Spotify playback.
A wide range of topics covered and Phil hugely enjoyed talking with Steve for this (and big thanks to him). Please check out the full podcast series and his website: www.steveandersonproductions.com
New interviews with Phil are included in the Channel 5 (UK) documentary series ‘Britain's Favourite 90s Songs’ also being promoted with the title ‘Britain's Biggest 90s Hits’. Each programme counts down the top 30 best selling singles of that year and Phil appears in the 1994, 1996 and 1997 programmes. Click here for the Channel 5 catch-up page, with clips to follow on the Phil Harding YouTube channel and Instagram page.
New interviews with Phil are included in the documentary series 'The 80s Greatest Hits' on Channel 5 (UK). Each programme counts down the top 30 best selling singles of that year and Phil appears in 1987, 1988 and 1989. Other 'PWL guests' include Pete Waterman, Mike Stock, Sonia, Sinitta, Nathan Moore and Dee Lewis. Click here for the Channel 5 catch-up page, with clips on the Phil Harding YouTube channel and Instagram page.
Broadcast dates are... 1987: 23 April 2021... 1988: 30 April 2021... and 1989: 7 May 2021.
Click here for Phil Harding e-Bay auctions page
The first auctions - Sonia Gold Disc and Erasure Platinum Disc. More disc auctions to follow.
Phil is holding an online sale event of some of his huge array of Gold, Silver and Platinum Award discs he has received over the years for his many international chart successes. They are being auctioned on eBay... The first auction is a Gold Disc for Sonia's 'Everybody Knows' album (1990), which Phil worked on as co-Producer and Mixer. Bidding finishes at 9pm on Sunday 7th February. Click here for the Sonia disc auction... The second auction is a Platinum Disc for Erasure 'The Circus' album (1987). Click here for the Erasure disc auction. Bidding finishes at 6pm on Saturday 13th February.
Bookmark the link of Phil Harding e-Bay auctions page to be ready for more items coming soon.
Phil Harding is Executive Producer of Rozalla's new single, 'I Feel It Slipping Away' out on 30 November on Energise Records and PJS Productions have also produced mixes for the release. Rozalla is probably best known for her anthemic dance hit in the 90s 'Everybody's Free (To Feel Good)' and has had a string of international chart success ever since, and hit the US Dance Chart top 5 in 2015.
This previously-unreleased song was written by Lamont Dozier and Phil's co-producers on the track are former PWL colleagues, Tony King and Gary Miller. Click here to hear the mix previews and to order now
Phil writes: "We're so pleased to see our PJS remixes featured on this album from the wonderful Brooklyn-based Tommy Von Voigt. We had a couple of mixes on the original release last year, but this is a nice showcase of our PJS remix work. A great Pete Hammond remix is also featured. You can listen and buy from Tommy's Bandcamp page linked here plus on all the usual streaming and purchase platforms."
Also see the PJS Productions page of the website with a selection of PJS mixes playable directly from the playlist box.
In part 2, in the week that Kylie Minogue achives her 8th No. 1 UK album 'Disco' (breaking chart records by that run now being spread over 5 decades), Phil talks about working with Kylie Minogue and on her classic tracks back in the day at PWL Studios (1988-92)... Click here to play
In Part 1, Phil talks about getting into music, his first meeting with Stock Aitken & Waterman, working with Dead Or Alive, Rick Astley as well as his early years working with SAW. Music from Dead Or Alive, Rick Astley, Eighth Wonder, Deuce and East 17... Click here to play
Free online event 30/09/20 7-8pm BST with Phil Harding on the panel. Register for a free ticket here...
Phil Harding, Dennis Weinreich and Melvyn Toms who are a part of ‘JAMES’, the Joint Audio Media Education Support organisation, take a look at the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on music recording and production. Run by AES (Audio Engineering Society) Scotland.