10cc Biography (Wikipedia)
10cc are an English rock band founded in Stockport, England, who achieved their greatest commercial success in the 1970s. The band initially consisted of four musicians – Graham Gouldman, Eric Stewart, Kevin Godley, and Lol Creme – who had written and recorded together for some three years, before assuming the name "10cc" in 1972. 10cc featured two songwriting teams, one "commercial" and one "artistic". Stewart and Gouldman were predominantly pop songwriters, who created most of the band's accessible songs. By way of contrast, Godley and Creme were the predominantly experimental half of 10cc, featuring an "art school" sensibility and cinematically-inspired writing.
Every member of 10cc was a multi-instrumentalist, singer, writer and producer, and the writing teams frequently switched partners, so that Godley/Gouldman or Creme/Stewart compositions were not uncommon (although compositions credited to Creme/Gouldman and Godley/Stewart are rare, only found on 1974's Sheet Music). After Godley and Creme left the band in 1976, Gouldman and Stewart were the main creative forces behind 10cc. Stewart left the band after 1995, and Gouldman continues to lead a touring version of 10cc.
- Are 10cc ready to call it a day?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03ytn9j.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03ytn9j.jpg2016-06-19T13:16:00.000ZGraham Gouldman and Rick Fenn talk about the possibilty of retiring!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03ytt2w
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- 10cc Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03ytn8m.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03ytn8m.jpg2016-06-19T13:05:00.000ZGraham Gouldman and Rick Fenn performed 'The Things We Do For Love' & 'Dreadlock Holiday'https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03ytsj9
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- Graham Gouldman - My 70shttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03txb77.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03txb77.jpg2016-05-15T16:02:00.000ZThis week Graham Gouldman of 10cc shares his memories of the 70s.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03txbb8
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