The Slits - Typical Girls
Rock, Latin
Label: Island Records ‎– WIP 6505
Type: Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single, Push-out Centre
Country: UK
Date of released: 21 Sep 1979
Category: Rock, Reggae
Style: New Wave, Punk
Genre: Rock, Latin
Musician: The Slits
Album's name: Typical Girls
ZIP archive size: 1609

The Slits - Typical Girls

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Typical Girls
Drums [Drummer] – Budgie Producer [Produced By] – Dennis BovellWritten-By – The Slits
B I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Drums [Drummer] – Maxie*Producer [Produced By] – Rema , Stuart*, The SlitsWritten-By – Strong*, Whitfield*

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Ridge Farm Studios
  • Recorded At – Basing Street Studios
  • Published By – Virgin Music Publishing Ltd.
  • Published By – Jobete Music (UK) Ltd.
  • Manufactured By – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Lacquer Cut At – The Sound Clinic
  • Pressed By – EMI Records
  • Distributed By – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Island Records Ltd.


  • Lacquer Cut By [Per Etching] – Jonz*
  • Photography By [Photos] – Pennie Smith
  • Sleeve [Bag] – Bloomfield/Travis


This version has a push-out centre.

℗ 1979 Island Records Ltd.
Manufactured and distributed by EMI Records Limited.
Made in Gt. Britain

[according to the sleeve notes to the 2009 Deluxe Edition of "Cut", the a-side was recorded at Ridge Farm Studios and the b-side at Basing Street Studios]

Side A: Virgin Music Publishing Ltd.
Side B: "Marvin Creates It The Slits Rate It" Jobete Music (UK) Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): WIP 6505-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): WIP 6505-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped): WIP 6505 A-1U
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped): WIP 6505 B-1U
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, hand-etched): JonZ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, hand-etched): SOUND CLINIC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
WIP 6505 The Slits Typical Girls ‎(7", Single, Sol) Island Records WIP 6505 UK 1979
ANS-102 The Slits Typical Girls ‎(7", Single, Pos) Antilles ANS-102 US 1979
WIP 6505 The Slits Typical Girls ‎(7", Single, Promo) Island Records WIP 6505 UK 1979
K7686, WIP 6505 The Slits Typical Girls ‎(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records K7686, WIP 6505 Australia 1979
WIP 6505 The Slits Typical Girls ‎(7", Single, Gen) Island Records WIP 6505 UK 1979


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