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A Tribe Of Toffs - John Kettley (Is A Weatherman) Album

A Tribe Of Toffs - John Kettley (Is A Weatherman) Album

  • Darsteller: A Tribe Of Toffs
  • Genre: Rock
  • Titel: John Kettley (Is A Weatherman)
  • Freigegeben: 1988
  • Stil: Pop Rock, Indie Rock
  • Etikett: Completely Different Records
  • Katalog: DAFT 1
  • Land: UK
  • Größe der MP3-Version: 1571 mb
  • Größe der FLAC-Version: 2897 mb
  • Bewertung: 4.3
  • Abstimmungen: 142


1Festive Frolics From Four Fellows
Engineer – Graham Smith Producer – John Ryan , Stephen CousinsWritten-By – P. Rodgers, S. Cousins
2John Kettley (Is A Weatherman)
Engineer – Brian InglesProducer – Paul Smith Written-By – A. Stephenson, P. Rodgers, S. Cousins


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
DAFT 1A Tribe Of Toffs John Kettley (Is A Weatherman) ‎(7", Single, Big)Completely Different RecordsDAFT 1UK1988
ZYX 6093-12A Tribe Of Toffs John Kettley (Is A Weatherman) ‎(12", Single)ZYX RecordsZYX 6093-12Germany1989
DAFT 1A Tribe Of Toffs John Kettley (Is A Weatherman) ‎(7", Single, Sol)Completely Different RecordsDAFT 1UK1988


  • ArtworkNorthumbria Graphics Ltd.


℗ 1988
Back cover photography by kind permission of The Sunderland Echo © 1988


  • Barcode (Scanned): 5016784700178
  • Barcode (Printed): 5 016784 700178
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout etched side A): DAFT - 1 - A EX SRT SRT + SKS + 1769 - A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout etched side B): DAFT - 1 - B EX SRT SRT + 8KS + 1769 + B


  • Copyright (c) – DWE ltd.
  • Distributed By – Pinnacle
  • Published By – Neat Music Publishing
  • Recorded At – Maida Vale Studios
  • Recorded At – BBC Studios
  • Made By – Completely Different Records
  • Recorded At – BBC Radio Newcastle Studio
  • Printed By – SNA



I do Not own the Copyright for the Audio. Just Enjoy UK Kettley Is a Weatherman. Play album. Get album. Artist images. A Tribe of Toffs. 1,235 listeners. A Tribe of Toffs were a novelty pop band from Sunderland, England, best remembered for their 1988 Top 40 single, John Kettley is a Weatherman. The band was formed in 1986 by four pupils from Bede Comprehensive School in Sunderland. They were noticed after sending a tape of their songs to children's TV presenter Andy Crane. The producer of Children's BBC's But First This, Paul Smith, liked the tape and arranged for the band to come down to London in July 1988 to record the song at the BBC Television. 1988 A Tribe of Toffs. More By A Tribe Of Toffs. For Fruitbats Pleasures Only. Live From the Deathburger Shed. You May Also Like. A Tribe of Toffs-John Kettley is a weatherman 7 PS 1988. Condition: Used. John Kettley Is a Weatherman. The Golden Era of Burnley: Terrace Anthems. John Kettley Is a Weatherman is a 1988 novelty record by the band A Tribe of Toffs, from Sunderland, UK. The song peaked at 21 in the UK Singles Chart. The John Kettley referred to in the title is a British weatherman, who at the time presented national forecasts on BBC Television. The John Kettley Is A Weatherman video. Broadcast as part of the Timeshift series entitles Hurricanes and Heatwaves: The Highs and Lows of British Weather. 30 July 2013 . Songs by A Tribe Of Toffs start at just . A Tribe of Toffs added 9 new photos to the album Toffs Press - with Stephen Cousins. 19 October 2008 . Toffs Press. 9 photos. A Tribe of Toffs added a new photo to the album A Tribe of Toffs. Stephen Cousins, who penned John Kettley Is A Weatherman, pays tribute to an icon. It had to be done and so I set to with my band A Tribe of Toffs. We wrote a song cunningly titled John Kettley Is a Weatherman. The chorus went something like this: John Kettley is a weatherman, a weatherman, a weatherman, John Kettley is a weatherman, and so is Michael Fish. Inspired, I'm sure you'll agree. The Toffs were Andy Stephenson, Phil Rogers, Motch Bondouche stage name and myself. We formed in 1986 and recorded hour upon hour of mind-numbingly stupid songs in my tiny bedroom studio in Sunderland. Artist: A Tribe Of Toffs. Album: The Golden Era of Burnley: Terrace Anthems, 2013. First showing on national TV in August 1988 of the video for John Kettley Is A Weatherman by A Tribe of Toffs. Has been played on