The Train Set – Indie Band from Crewe

Melody Maker a Nov 1988 (2)

The Train Set were a band originally from Crewe, Cheshire. They were signed to a label called Playhard records in Manchester run by Dave Haslam and Nathan McGough. The band moved to Manchester where they released their first single ‘She’s Gone’ (single of the week NMs and highest new entry in the indie chart). Formed in the 80’s they rehearsed on a small farm in a village called Tarporley and toured with bands such as ‘The Happy Mondays’, ‘James’ etc.

Never California…