Frankie Goes To Hollywood
Format: Compact cassette
Label: Zang Tuum Tumb
Catalogue ref.: ZCIQ8
Release date: 20 October 1986
Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Chart position: UK: (Starting 1/11/1986) 5; 12; 15; 28; 38; 45; 59; 76; 83; 89; 78; 95; 84
USA Billboard 200: (Peak 6/12/1986) 88
Sleeve design: Accident
Occasionally the tracklisting printed on the sleeve art of a release isn’t 100% accurate. Tracks may be missing, mixes unspecified or misnamed. For this reason a more accurate actual tracklisting is shown alongside the printed tracklisting.
FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD
Holly Johnson sang completely
Paul Rutherford semi-sang and wholly-moved
Mark O’Toole bassed himself and back voiced
Brian Nash punched guitar
Peter Gill thumped and drummed
The Liverpool Sound was produced by Stephen Lipson
Assistant engineer: Heff Moraes
Executive Producer: Trevor Horn
Additional keyboards: Peter Vetesse, Andy Richards, Stephen Lipson
Additional guitars: Stephen Lipson
Additional percussion: Andy Duncan Louis Jardim
Backing vocals by Betsy Cooke
Brass and strings arranged by Richard Niles
Liverpool was recorded at Wisselloord Studios just outside Amsterdam and Sarm West Studios just outside the realms of possibility: there are thanks from Lipson etc to these studios.
The Liverpool Look was designed by Accident (A432A) and photographed by Anton Corbijn. Released during October 1986: also available on record and compact disc ZCIQ 8 is number 23 in that Action Series
Zang Tuum Tumb Records for limited sake wish to acknowledge Corbijn, Barratt, Smart, Edwards, Stan Boardman.
Frankie Goes To Hollywood wish to acknowledge some sponsors and others: Hep Travel All at Anne Port Bay Hotel All at Borris House Graham Alcock Ian Haring and Lubbock Fine Eaton and Burley Rock-it Cargo Malcolm Hill Peter Webber Hire Tickle Them Ivories Studio Hire Stagestruck Nike.
Thankyou for inventing this cassette into your life “WE DON’T WANT TO ARGUE WITH YOU: WE WANT TO CAPTIVATE YOU.”
warriors of the wasteland 4'53"
rage hard 5'01"
kill the pain 6'38"
maximum joy 5'54"
watching the wildlife 4'05"
lunar bay 5'45"
for heavens sake 4'37"
is anybody out there? 7'36"
anton corbijn september 3 1986
wolfgang for moral support and advice dylan thomas duncan grant and jean cocteau for inspiration t.s.eliot for the wasteland and mad max for the warriors tom robbins for the jitterbug stephen r donaldson for the land dino for the flatter top haircuts max the only barber in Liverpool family and friends everywhere and god of course!
FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD
This cassette contains over forty minutes of music including the songs WARRIORS OF THE WASTELAND, RAGE HARD, KILL THE PAIN, MAXIMUM JOY, WATCHING THE WILDLIFE, LUNAR BAY, FOR HEAVEN’S SAKE, IS ANYBODY OUT THERE?
The cassette feaures a pull out booklet containing further information regarding this music, and a set of Frankie Goes To Hollywood photographs.
to all who care tosh jenny martin regine and the rest of the team the laughing stock of london the past the present and hopefully the future so called world leaders you have been warned we don’t wanna die we wanna party love to dad family and joe and remember you never know what’s hanging until it drops
my mum and dad my sister ann tiny tish pope jenny martin john 360 robinson pete dick in the parmesan duck french john gaillard steve gant lipson heff ganta moraes trevor not meaning to be disrespectful horn ztt sonar drums paiste cymbals dynacord
my wife claire the in laws and the out laws tony dooze a cassette pope johnny boy barbican martin jenny glenn saggers and all on the pleasure tour ian cocker and scarfy gavin i’ll have it in three weeks mortimer keith thompson washburn uk steve the idiot lipson heft moraes wisselloord studios chris goodstaff cavey kway lude last but not least mondo everywhere i go the kids wanna rock bondage
lippo hell trevor tosh jenny martin ztt lucky mum dad laura the last of the caironians the bass centre lydia and toto gerry digney the cheques in the post
ZCIQ 8; Liverpool as a cassette
Manufactureed by Island Records
A Zang Tuum Tumb Item
All songs written by Gill-Johnson-Nash-O’Toole and published by Perfect Songs Limited
This cassette can be listened to in a number of ways
Liverpool is the second Frankie Goes To Hollywood cassette: the first was a double meaning cassette ‘Welcome To The Pleasure Dome’ (ZCIQ 1)
WARNING! unauthoriesed public performance broadcasting and copying of this cassette prohibited all rights of the manufacturer and owner of this recorded work reserved
Brian ‘Nasher’ Nash
Peter ‘Ped’ Gill