The Post Punk Progressive Pop Party

The P5 is DEAD! It stands as a piece of 80's music history on the web. To prevent spam, your COMMENTS WILL NO LONGER BE POSTED!

Old links may no longer work, and NO we will NOT fix them. The P5 DOES NOT upload, post, host or share music files online. All links on The P5 point to other music blogs and were valid at time of posting. All links on this site were found using public search engines such as Google Blog Search. Please read the disclaimer at the right.


Fad Gadget - Ricky's Hand

|

On this date in 1980, Fad Gadget released their second single, "Ricky's Hand". It was backed by "Handshake". Neither track appeared on an album. The London, England avant-garde band was actually Frank Tovey and an ever-changing group of musicians. Fad Gadget broke up in 1984. Frank Tovey passed away April 3, 2002.



Wikipedia: Fad Gadget

Official Website: fadgadget.co.uk

Blogload: The Best Of Fad Gadget - gnomomusic.blogspot.com

1 comments:

Duncanmusic said...

This was such a cool electropop single...I loved the cartoon pic on back showing a hand shoved into a blender, thus a "hand shake". the a side was the vocal and the b-side a continuation dub. I don't think Fad GAdget ever equaled this moment, IMHO. ON par with The Normal TVOD/Warm Leatherette 45.

The P5 Archives