Family Fodder and Friends - Sunday Girls

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"Family Fodder exude an exhilarating sense that everything was possible, that there weren't any limits to imagination and humour. The scope of their musical range remains as dizzying and exciting as it once was." (Time Out New York)

Staubgold proudly presents the legendary first 12“ EP from 1979 by UK underground heroes Family Fodder, for the first time reissued on CD and vinyl. "Sunday Girls (Director’s Cut)" comes as a lovingly assembled full-length album compilation. It features the complete "Sunday Girls" EP, the very first Family Fodder 7" single "Playing Golf" (1979), the "Debbie Harry“ 7" from 1980, the 7“ A side "Warm" (1980) and last not least two tracks from the rare "Te Deum" 12“ (1979) by Alig Fodder’s pre-Fodder project Frank Sumatra.



 1  

Sunday Girl No. 1  

02:52

  2  

Mine And Billy's Head  

00:37

  3  

Disco Purge  

02:29

  4  

Good Times Underwater  

01:48

  5  

No Man's Land  

03:28

  6  

Accapulco  

00:50

  7  

Street Credibility  

01:48

  8  

Kisses  

01:24

  9  

Grand mechant loup  

05:02

  10  

Ragged Wolf Of My Passions  

01:10

  11  

Blue Girls  

00:29

  12  

Sunday Girl No. 2  

02:30

  13  

Debbie Harry  

03:15

  14  

Playing Golf(With My Flesh Crawling)  

04:35

  15  

Warm  

03:42

  16  

My Baby Takes Valium  

03:25

  17  

A 'Version'  

03:24

  18  

Tedium(As Frank Sumatra)  

03:09

  19  

The Story So Far(As Frank Sumatra)  

03:42

 
 

Family Fodder was originally formed in 1979 by Alig Pearce - with a cast of thousands over three decades. They emerged from the melting-pot of 70s/80s London alongside This Heat, The Flying Lizards, The Pop Group, Slits and many others. The original formula consisted of psychedelic and new wave influences, incisive song-writing, improvisation, experiment and far-out dub mixing. They always managed to evade major exposure, but influenced generations of bands on five continents. Family Fodder was often more at home in the studio than on-stage, but completed several European tours as well as cherished performances in their native London.

The group released a series of compelling, now collectable singles and albums between 1979 and 1983. Described as "entertaining idiosyncratic experimentalism with pop sensibilities", they were best known for indie-chart hits such as "Debbie Harry", "Playing Golf (With My Flesh Crawling)" and "Savoir Faire". More recently, Family Fodder songs have been covered by Zion Train and Unrest, and they've been hailed as "unsung heroes" in The Wire.

Family Fodder also appear on the infamous Nurse With Wound list. "Their music was generally playful, a hint of dub and reggae mixed with absurd, blissful pop, with synthpunk and sometimes experimental instrumentation. Most of the lyrics were also sung in French, courtesy of original vocalist Dominique Levillain, a combination rumored to be of some significant influence over Stereolab." (Systems of Romance)