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Looking Forward Thinking Back

"A cracker of an album"

Red Rose Country Radio


Looking Forward Thinking Back is a retrospective appreciation of a collection of songs that were written, performed and recorded in the early 1970’s.

The original recordings made at Chalk Farm Studios were thought to have been lost, but their rediscovery some 45 years later in 2017 has given the songs a second life.

  1.  Tequila Tequila

  2.  Good Times

  3.  Cry For You

  4.  I Still Love You

  5.  My Little One

  6.  And I Wanna Make Love

  7.  Thinking Of You

  8.  Don't Wait Till The Morning

All songs written and arranged by Gordon, Ellis & Steel

Originally recorded, engineered and produced by Vic Keary 

at Chalk Farm Studios, Belmont Street, Chalk Farm, London

for Mushroom Records


Chalk Farm studio equipment:

Scully 16 track tape machine, modified & customised by Vic Keary

A purpose built mixing desk with Klark Teknik graphic equalizers and microphone amps by EMI & Vic Keary

A pair of Altec 604E monitor speakers driven by a pair of Leak TL25 Plus amplifiers

Neumann microphones


Reworked and remastered by Gordon Ellis & Steel 

Using Cakewalk Sonar home studio and Melodyne editing software

Looking Forward Thinking Back released March 2018

by Cherry Red Records

℗ 2018 Mushroom Records


All songs Copyright Gordon Ellis & Steel 2018. All rights reserved.

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