Tarney/Spencer Band

Tarney/Spencer Band BIOGRAPHY

Tarney/Spencer Band

Label(s): A&M Records
Recording Years: 1977-1979

Tarney/Spencer were two English studio musicians and songwriters.

The first A&M single "Takin' Me Back" was a Billboard recoomendation in September 1978.

Second single "No Time to Lose" was recommended by Billboard in 1979. It was reissued in 1981 and made the Billboard Top 100 chart.

Tarney/Spencer Band album was a regional hit in the Southeast region of the U.S.

SOURCES:
Billboard reviews March 17, 1979, September 5, 1981.

PLAYERS IN THE BAND
Alan Tarney
   Born: Nov 19, 1945
   Instrument(s): guitars, keyboards, sythesizers, vocals
Trevor Spencer
   Instrument(s): drums, syndrums, percussion


Tarney/Spencer Band PHOTOS

Tarney/Spencer Band DISCOGRAPHY

FORMAT KEY LEGEND

FORMAT KEY
  1 = long playing vinyl album
  2 = compact disc
  3 = VHS video tape
  4 = cassette tape
  5 = Digital Compact Cassette
  7 = 7-inch vinyl single
  8 = 8-track tape
  9 = Longbox cassette
  0 = open reel tape
12 = 12-inch single
PS = picture sleeve
TS = cassette single
MT = mastertone/ringback

Tarney/Spencer Band U.S. Album Discography

TITLELABELSTOCK NO.RELEASED
Run for Your LifeA&M RecordsSP 47571979
Three's a CrowdA&M RecordsSP 46921978

Tarney/Spencer Band U.S. Singles and E.P. Discography

TITLE:LABEL:STOCK NO.:RELEASED:
Cathy's Clone/Anything I Can DoA&M Records22141979
It's Really You/Set the Minstrel FreeA&M Records20491978
No Time to Lose/Live AgainA&M Records21241979
No Time to Lose/Live AgainA&M Records23661979
Run for Your Life SamplerA&M RecordsSP 170801979
Takin' Me Back/Capital ShameA&M Records20841978
Won'tcha Tell Me/Race Is Almost RunA&M Records21701979

Tarney/Spencer Band U.S. Song List

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Cathy's Clone/Anything I Can Do19792214
Cathy's Clown
Anything I Can Do

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
It's Really You/Set the Minstrel Free19782049
It's Really You
You Set the Minstrel Free

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
No Time to Lose/Live Again19792124
No Time To Lose
Live Again

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
No Time to Lose/Live Again19792366
No Time To Lose
Live Again

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Run for Your Life1979SP 4757
No Time To Lose
Race Is Almost Run (the)
Won'tcha Tell Me
Live Again
Run For Your Life
Don't
Far Better Man
Lies
Heart Will Break Tonight (a)
I'm Alive

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Run for Your Life Sampler1979SP 17080
No Time to Lose
Won'tcha Tell Me
Lies
Run for Your Life

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Takin' Me Back/Capital Shame19782084
Takin' Me Back
Capital Shapem

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Three's a Crowd1978SP 4692
Bye Bye Now My Sweet Love
Takin' Me Back
It's Really You
We Believe In Love
Maybe I'm Right
I Can Hear Love
Set the Minstrel Free
Magic Still Runs Through Your Head
Capital Shame
Easier For You

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Won'tcha Tell Me/Race Is Almost Run19792170
Won'tcha Tell Me
Race Is Almost Run


Tarney/Spencer Band MUSIC CHARTS

Tarney/Spencer Band on Record Charts

US ALBUMS
TITLESTOCK NO.CHART NAMEPEAK
Run for Your LifeSP 4757Billboard Pop181
Three's a CrowdSP 4692Billboard Pop174
US SINGLES & EPs
TITLESTOCK NO.CHART NAMEPEAK
It's Really You/Set the Minstrel Free2049Billboard Pop86
No Time to Lose/Live Again2124Billboard Pop84
No Time to Lose/Live Again2366Billboard Pop74