Independent Scottish label: Goodbye Mr Mackenzie formed in Bathgate in 1984 out of the remnants of local post-punk acts Lipstick and Irrelevant. They relocated to Edinburgh shortly after the release of their debut single ‘Death Of A Salesman’, released on West Lothian College’s Scruples label, after they spotted a newspaper advert looking for demos. The band were led by vocalist/guitarist Martin Metcalfe, alongside keyboard player Rhona Scobie (keyboards and vocals), bass player Chuck Parker and drummer Derek Kelly, alongside backing vocalists Shirley Manson and Hilary McLean. Goodbye Mr Mackenzie Death Of A Salesman (Ultra Rare And Unique 1984 Uk Debut Vinyl 7" On Scruples Records, A Double A-Side Single With Lindy Bergmann'S 'Locked Inside Your Prison' On The Flip. Housed In A Personalised Picture Sleeve Handmade Exclusively For Mike Read, With Titles Scrawled In Pen, A Brilliant Caricature Drawing Of Mike In Pencil, And Pasted Details On The Reverse Complete With Signatures Of All Involved. A One Of A Kind Item, The Single Itself Being Limited To 1000 Copies. Distributed By.
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