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Tangled Shoelaces - Turn My Dial: M Squared Recordings and More 1981-1984 (Coloured Vinyl)

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  • First ever reissue of 80s Australian teenage pop oddballs; includes extensive liner notes based on interviews with band members. RIYL: 80s Flying Nun, Television Personalities, B-52s.

    Wide-eyed psychedelic new wave from Australia's youngest composing and recording band. Tangled Shoelaces were aged 10-14 when they first started in a leafy suburb of Brisbane in 1980. The band centred around three babyfaced siblings Stephen, Lucy and Martin Mackerras. Lucy and Martin were musical prodigies and Stephen a precociously talented songwriter. They opened for wildly inappropriate acts like Dead Kennedys and John Cooper Clarke before they were old enough to drink in Australian pubs. By the time they broke in 1984, up with just one 7 inch single to their name, the oldest members were still only 18. Chapter sifts through an archive of recordings made at the legendary studios of Sydney label M Squared, home to fabled Australian post-punk artists like Systematics, Scattered Order and Ya Ya Choral.

    Turn My Dial presents 22 tracks, most of them previously unreleased, of the smartest, catchiest, most eccentric teenage pop you'll ever hear.
  • Artist: Tangled Shoelaces
    Label: Chapter Music
    Format: LP
    Units: 1
    Country: Australia
  • A1 The Biggest Movie Ever Made
    A2 World
    A3 Oceans Away
    A4 Turn My Dial
    A5 I Need A Stamp
    A6 Political Jokes
    A7 Sleeping
    A8 Little Bear
    B9 Bordumb
    B10 Giant Rabbits
    B11 Indulgence
    B12 Edifus
    B13 Rain Clouds
    B14 What Do You Want From Me Now?
    B15 Just 4 U
    B16 On The Sea