About 1994 John Golding was getting nowhere with major record companies. They liked his material and gave him studio time but said his songs were just not commercial enough for general release. So John set up his own production company - Cottage Records and launched his first album Discarded Verse.
Read more in this Coventry Journal cutting from March 15th 1974
And the follow on in the Coventry Evening Telegraph when Decca took an interst.
Rod Felton's advert in Hobo Magazine mentioning John Golding (although spelt incorrectly)
Tracks on Discarded Verse
John Golding in Brinklow 2005
English singer songwriter John Golding. From the album Photographs released in 1974 on Atlantic Records and produced by Radio 2 DJ Bob Harris.