Mike Thorne

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Mike Thorne is best known for his work as a record producer between the late '70s and the early '90s, with everyone from the Soft Machine and Wire to Soft Cell and Blur. Born in Sunderland, England, in…
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Year Album Artist
2017 Hits and Pieces: The Best of Marc Almond and Soft Cell Marc Almond / Soft Cell Producer
2016 12" Dance: 80s Pop Producer
2016 Live in Hamburg Saga Drums, Group Member
2016 The Small Hours Matt Berry Engineer, Mastering
2016 Trials of Eyeliner: The Anthology 1979-2016 Marc Almond Producer
2015 Finding Time Andrew Skeet Engineer
2015 Knockin' Boots Julio Bashmore Composer
2014 Live At Folk Cottage, Cornwall 1967 Michael Chapman Mixing, Mastering
2014 Sagacity Saga Vocals, Drums
2013 CBGB [Original Soundtrack] Producer
2013 Greatest Ever! Electric Eighties Producer
2012 '80s: The Collection Producer
2012 Blur 21: The Box Blur Producer
2011 Berlin: City Sounds Step 1 Producer
2011 Collection 2: Before & Afterglow Richard Barone Producer
2011 Tales of Taliesin: The EMI Years Anthology 1975-1981 Soft Machine Producer
2011 Tempered in Fire Lisa Mills Engineer, Mixing, Photography
2009 Anthems: Electronic '80s Producer
2009 For a Friend: The Best of Bronski Beat, The Communards & Jimmy Somerville Jimmy Somerville Producer
2009 Horse Meat Disco Horse Meat Disco Producer, Composer
2009 Looking for You/Spirits Walking Out Kit Hain Producer, Keyboards
2009 Smash Hits 1984 Producer
2009 Smash Hits Years: 1986 Producer
2009 Super Hits 'Til Tuesday Producer
2009 The Collection: H2O/Private Eyes/Voices Daryl Hall & John Oates Remixing
2009 The Firm [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Producer
2009 The L Word: Menage a Trois: Seasons One, Two and Three Producer
2008 Garage Band Halloween Producer
2008 Original Album Classics Daryl Hall & John Oates Audio Production
2008 Revolutions in Sound: Warner Bros. Records - The First 50 Years Producer
2008 The Edge of the 80's Producer
2007 Gold: '80s British Producer
2007 Gold: New Wave Producer
2007 Heat: The Remixes Soft Cell Producer
2007 Lust: A Personal Collection by Louie Vega "Little" Louie Vega Producer
2006 After the Dolls: 1977-1987 Johnny Thunders Audio Production
2006 Age of Consent/Platinum Collection Bronski Beat Producer
2006 Chick Flicks: The Collection Producer
2006 Fantastic 80's: Extended Producer
2006 Live In The U.K. Memo González Engineer
2006 Live at the Roxy/Live at the CBGB Theatre Wire Producer
2006 Only the Dead Know Brooklyn The Shirts Producer, Audio Production
2005 Charles Ives: Universe Symphony (Realized by Johnny Reinhard) Johnny Reinhard Mixing, Producer, Recording
2005 Down to Kill Johnny Thunders Mixing Producer
2005 Electro Dance Hits: Remixed Producer
2005 L Word: Season 2 Producer
2005 Meat & Potatoes Ian Siegal Engineer, Mixing
2005 Queer as Folk: Club Babylon Producer
2005 Shadows and Dust Lene Lovich Producer, Mixing, Synthesizer, Bass
2005 Siftin' Thru Ashes Matt Schofield / Matt Schofield Trio Engineer, Mixing
2005 The Contessa's Party Thorne Keyboards, Synthesizer, Rhythm, Composer
2005 The L Word: The Second Season Sessions Member of Attributed Artist, Piano, Piano (Grand)
2005 Things Gonna Get Greater: The Watts Prophets 1969-1971 Watts Prophets Producer, Audio Production
2005 Trio, Live Matt Schofield Trio Engineer, Mixing
2004 20th Century Masters - DVD Collection: Alternative 80's Producer
2004 New York: A Mix Odyssey Armand Van Helden Producer
2004 Retro 80's, Vol. 6: Pure Canadian Producer
2004 Snowbiz Betty Producer, Keyboards
2003 Betty Rules: Original Cast Betty Producer, Photography
2003 Kangaroo Jack Producer
2003 No Thanks! The '70s Punk Rebellion Producer
2003 Retro 80's, Vol. 5 Producer
2003 Rough Trade Shops: Post Punk Engineer, Mixing
2003 Softcore Jukebox Ladytron Producer
2003 This Is Electroclash [3CD] Producer
2002 45 RPM: The Singles of The The The The Producer
2002 Classic Alternatives, Vol. 5 Producer
2002 Electric: The Very Best Early Electronic, New Wave & Synth Producer
2002 For Fans Only Genya Ravan Engineer, Arranger, Keyboards, Drums
2002 Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) Producer
2002 Sex Pistols [Box Set] Sex Pistols Producer
2002 The Twelve Inch Singles Soft Cell Producer
2002 The Very Best of Jimmy Somerville Jimmy Somerville Producer
2002 The Very Best of Soft Cell Soft Cell Producer
2001 Alterno-Daze Composer
2001 Burning Ambitions: A History of Punk [Box] Producer
2001 Electro Boogie Boxset Composer
2001 Greatest Hits: Strange Haircuts/Cardboard Guitars/Computer Samples Information Society Producer
2001 I Want My 80's Box Composer
2001 World of Dance [MCA Special Products] Composer
2000 Carnival Betty Producer, Mixing, Piano, Synthesizer, Synclavier
2000 Classic Alternatives, Vol. 4 Remixing
2000 Just Cory: Band Played On Just Rentals Cory Band Horn (Tenor), Soloist
2000 Pink Flag/Chairs Missing/154 Wire Producer, Arranger, Keyboards, Synthesizer
2000 Talk Normal: The Laurie Anderson Anthology Laurie Anderson Keyboards, Percussion Programming
2000 Ultimate Collection Aimee Mann Producer
2000 Wild Birds 1985-1995: The Best of the Beggars Banquet Years Peter Murphy Producer
1999 80's Dance Party [4CD Set] Producer
1999 Electro Boogie, Vol. 3: Shape Generator Depth Charge Composer
1999 Electronic Eighties, Vol. 1 Producer
1999 Mad Mordechai Hilly Kristal Producer, Engineer, Liner Notes, Synthesizer, Guitar (Rhythm)
1999 Now: 1982 [2 CD] Producer
1999 Now: 1984 [2 CD] Producer
1999 Now: 1986 [1999] Producer
1999 Postpunk Chronicles: Left of the Dial Producer
1999 Raven Johnny Reinhard Producer, Engineer, Interviewer
1999 Sprawl Mike Thorne Primary Artist
1999 We Are Twisted Producer
1998 CMJ the Year in Alternative Music 1982 Producer
1998 Essential 12'': The 80's Producer
1998 Ultimate Eighties Composer
1997 China Crisis Collection: The Very Best of China Crisis China Crisis Producer
1997 Martyrs & Madmen: The Best of Roger Daltrey Roger Daltrey Producer, Keyboards
1997 Ultimate New Wave Party 1998 Producer
1996 14 Friendly Abductions: The Best of Nina Hagen Nina Hagen Producer
1996 Coming up Close: A Retrospective 'Til Tuesday Producer
1996 Our Friends Electric [2 CDs] Producer
1996 Out There/Brilliant Creatures Marc Almond Producer
1996 This Is the 80's [Alex] Producer
1995 Adored and Explored [#1] Marc Almond Producer
1995 Adored and Explored [#2] Marc Almond Producer
1995 Child Star [UK #1] Marc Almond Producer
1995 Out Loud: Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Producer
1995 Punk You!, Vol. 1: Music for the Discerning Slacker Punk Producer
1995 The Idol [UK #1] Marc Almond Producer
1994 Classic Alternatives, Vol. 1 Producer
1994 Where Woodstock Lives Producer, Synclavier
1993 Coneheads Producer
1993 Going Going Gone Information Society Producer, Engineer
1993 Now: 1986 [1993] Producer
1992 Club for Heroes Producer
1992 Hit Song Peter Murphy Producer
1992 Holy Smoke Peter Murphy Producer, Synclavier
1992 Peace & Love, Inc. Information Society Producer, Engineer
1992 Peace & Love, Inc. [Single] Information Society Producer, Engineer
1992 West Coast Rap: The Renegades Composer
1991 Electric Landlady The Windbreakers Bass
1991 Hello Betty! Betty Producer, Engineer, Mixing, Synclavier
1991 Leisure Blur Producer
1991 Memorabilia: Singles Soft Cell Producer
1990 Collected: A Collection of Work 1983-1990 Carmel Keyboards, Synthesizer
1990 The Singles Collection 1984-1990 Jimmy Somerville Producer
1989 On Returning (1977-1979) Wire Producer
1989 Read My Lips Jimmy Somerville Producer
1989 Strange Angels Laurie Anderson Producer, Keyboards, Percussion, Percussion Programming
1988 She's Having a Baby Producer
1987 If Hollywood Beyond Producer, Vocals
1987 Red The Communards Producer
1987 Total Pop Buzzcocks Producer
1986 Band of the Hand Producer
1986 Communards The Communards Producer
1986 Neither Washington Nor Moscow Redskins Producer
1986 The Singles Soft Cell Producer
1985 Voices Carry 'Til Tuesday Producer
1984 Burning Ambitions: A History of Punk, Vol. 1 Producer
1984 Parting Should Be Painless Roger Daltrey Producer, Synthesizer, Musician
1984 The Age of Consent Bronski Beat Producer
1984 The Drum Is Everything Carmel Producer
1983 The Art of Falling Apart Soft Cell Producer
1982 H2O Daryl Hall & John Oates Remixing
1982 Holly & the Italians Holly Beth Vincent Producer, Keyboards
1982 Non-Stop Ecstatic Dancing Soft Cell Producer
1982 Non-Stop Exotic Video Show Soft Cell Composer
1982 Nunsexmonkrock/Nina Hagen Band Nina Hagen Producer
1981 Honi Soit John Cale Producer
1981 Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret Soft Cell Producer
1981 Tainted Love/Where Did Our Love Go Soft Cell Producer
1981 The Land of Cockayne Soft Machine Producer
1981 The Right to Be Italian Holly & the Italians Producer, Keyboards
1980 A-Z Colin Newman Producer, Keyboards
1980 Urban Verbs Urban Verbs Producer
1979 154 Wire Producer, Audio Production, Keyboards, Synthesizer
1979 Street Light Shine The Shirts Producer
1978 Alive & Well: Recorded in Paris Soft Machine Producer
1978 Chairs Missing Wire Producer, Arranger, Audio Production, Keyboards, Synthesizer
1978 The Shirts The Shirts Producer
1977 L.A.M.F. Johnny Thunders / Johnny Thunders & the Heartbreakers Producer
1977 Pink Flag Wire Producer, Audio Production
1977 Treason Gryphon Producer, Coordination
12 Inch Dance: 80s Remix Producer
80s Classics: The Collection Producer
Animal and Man David Migden and the Twisted Roots / David Migden Engineer, Mixing, Mastering
Be There Now Producer
Car-aoke: The Collection Producer
Classic Pop: 12 Inch Producer
Classic Pop: Synthpop Producer
Egb. La Música de una Generación Producer
Indoor Life [Compost] Indoor Life Quotation Author, Producer
Just Can't Get Enough: New Wave Hits of the '80s Producer
Looking for You Kit Hahn Producer, Keyboards
Now! That's What I Call Running 2014 Producer
One Night in Amsterdam Ian Siegal Mixing, Mastering
Party Time! 50 Classic Party Tracks Producer
Pop Decades: '80s Producer
Soul Boys of the Western World [Original Film Soundtrack] Producer
Spin It Again!: Live In Munich Saga Vocals, Drums
Sprawl Thorne Creation, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Rhythm
The Very Best Of Jimmy Somerville, Bronski Beat And The Communards Bronski Beat / The Communards / Jimmy Somerville Producer
Thorne Sprawl Engineer
Top 100 80s Producer