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"Lyricist seeks musician for co-writing"

The job ad that led to Squeeze!

Published at 7:00am 1st March 2018. 1-minute read.

"Lyricist seeks musician for co-writing"

"Lyricist seeks musician for co-writing".

It was the job ad that would lead to the start of Squeeze.

Back on 1st March in 1974 Chris Difford put this note up in a local shop window.

Thankfully for him and for us - Glen Tillbrook saw it and they went onto write hits like 'Cool for Cats', 'Up the Junction', 'Tempted', 'Labelled With Love', and 'Pulling Mussels (From the Shell)'.

Listen back to their success:

Hear more of the best music from the decade and more on Mix 70s

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