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Drastic Measures - ST

Format: LP
Label: Columbia NPCC 80035, Airwave Records Inc.
Year: 1980
Origin: Toronto, Ontario, 🇨🇦
Genre: new wave, pop
Value of Original Title: $10.00
Make Inquiry/purchase: email ryder@robertwilliston.com
Release Type: Albums
Websites:  No
Playlist: Ontario, New Wave Post Punk Wave, 1980's, MOCM Top 1000 Canadian Albums


Side 1

Track Name
I Feel Bad
Maniacs in Cadillacs
I Need You Now
Silk Stockings

Side 2

Track Name
The Teddy Bear's Picnic
Jump Off the Lake
Big Town Boy (Shirley Matthews)
See My House
Hotsy Totsy - Postlude


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Tony Malone (The Dishes): bass, vocals, pianos, glockenspiel, keyboard bass, fingersnaps, whistling, voice, keyboards, synthesizer; arrangements for strings, saxes, and horns
Monte Horton: guitar
How'rd Pope: guitar, vocal
Kenneth Farr: guitar
Steve Webster: bass
Peter Novak: drums
David D. Norris: drum kit
Nash the Slash: electric violins and mandolins, fingersnaps, and whistling; arrangements for "Hotsy Totsy"
Fergus Hambleton appears courtesy "The Basics"
Paul Scriven appears courtesy "The Stoves"

All songs were written by Tony Malone, except 'Teddy Bears' and 'Big Town Boy'
Recorded and mixed in 21 days, from Aug 15 to Nov 18, 1979 at Phase One Studios, Toronto, Ontario
Produced by Keith Elshaw
Engineered by Mark Wright, assisted by Geoff Stobbs, Mick Walsh, and Robin Brouwers
Mastered at Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Don Mills, Ontario

Photography by Greg Lawson

Robert Williston's digital vinyl transfer is being used in the forthcoming remastered re-issue.

Museum of Canadian Music Musée de la Musique Canadienne Calgary Vinyl Music Museum Canada Museum of Recorded Sound Canada Music Museum Calgary Music Museum


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