Frank Sidebottom ‎– 5:9:88

In Tape ‎– ITC 058
Cassette, Album, Stereo


A1 The Robins Aren't Bobbins
A2 Little Frank Arrives
A3 Me Great Big Zoo Scrapbook
A4 Best Of The Answering Machine (Part 1)
A5 Radio Timperley Intro
A6 The Tomb Of Maurice Karmen
A7 Radio Timperley Outro
A8 New Material
A9 Mr Custard You're A Fool
A10 What's Happens Now?
A11 Frank's World Intro
A12 The Squid Is Correct
A13 Frank's World Outro
A14 Little Frank Leaves
A15 It Was Nearly 20 Years Ago Today
A16 I Said, 'Hey You, Street Artist'
A17 Mrs Merton's Baby
A18 Fantastic Sea Shanty
A19 Star Interview
A20 Patrick Moore
A21 Little Frank Interrupts
A22 Fantastic Flashback Starts
A23 Cape Timperley To Lunar Dustbin
A24 First Puppet On The Moon
A25 Ultimatum To Return
A26 Of Puppets And Pace And Money
A27 2nd Ultimatum To Return
B1 Airplay
B2 Big Frank Blasts Off
B3 TVR-17 Station Output
B4 Little Frank Shows Off
B5 S.O.S.
B6 Big Frank Returns
B7 Fantastic Flashback Ends
B8 Monopoly (The Game)
B9 Mike The Manager
B10 Monopoly (The Song)
B11 Lucky World Cup Willy Coin
B12 Best Of The Answering Machine (Part Two)
B13 What This In The Diary?
B14 Frank's World Intro
B15 Roulette
B16 Frank's World Outro
B17 Football And Weather
B18 Star Interview
B19 Ian McCaskill
B20 Mr E. Lake
B21 Timperley Travelogue
B22 Extra Bit
B23 I Said, 'Hey You, Riot Policeman'
B24 Down At The Moss Lane Football Ground
B25 Five And A Half All Time Great Footballing Chants
B26 Sue Of The Sioux
B27 Roger And Sarah
B28 I've Got Something To Shout About
B29 Mrs Merton
B30 Nicolas Parsons
B31 Fantastic Barber's Shop Song
B32 Not So Fantastic Argument
B33 Electricity


Double play cassette. Plus extra bit not available on record.

Special Showbiz thanks to: Caroline, Mark, Mike, Jane, Paula, Debbie, Roger and Sarah
Also to Danny Evans and Jamie for help in the kitchen
Not forgetting Mike Taylor and John Barry for their sterling Work on the cover

All songs written by Frank Sidebottom
Published by Sidetrack, except:

TVR-17 Station Output by Barry Gray (ATV Music)
S.O.S. by Anderson, Ulvaeus, Anderson (Polar Music)
5 and a half all time great football chants (traditional)
Sue Of The Sioux by W Cradle (Cusongs)
I've Got Something to Shout About by Gray (Northern Songs)

Recorded in my shed and kitchen

Hello fantastic fans.....on this double length tape are over 101 minutes of ace show biz things like...them fabulous songs, a brilliant flashback to my puppet moonshot, some classic radio broadcasts, a top interview or two, and a few changes and mixes which you won't find on the disc version of this double LP! Well...I don't think there's any more to from me THANK YOU for buying this tape.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5016555205840

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
IT FIFTY EIGHT Frank Sidebottom 5:9:88(2xLP, Album) In Tape IT FIFTY EIGHT UK 1988 Sell This Version
IT 058 Frank Sidebottom 5:9:88(2xLP, TP) In Tape IT 058 UK 1988 Sell This Version