Was (Not Was) ‎– What Up, Dog?

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Fontana ‎– 834 291-2, Phonogram ‎– 834 291-2
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1 Spy In The House Of Love
Arranged By [Strings And Horns] – Richard NilesProducer – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By – David Was, Don Was
4:18
2 Boy's Gone Crazy
Producer [Additional Production], Mixed By [Final Mix] – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
3:44
3 Anything Can Happen
Arranged By [Strings And Horns] – Richard NilesProducer – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By – Aaron Zigman, David Was, Don Was
3:57
4 Somewhere In America There's A Street Named After My Dad
Producer [Additional Production], Mixed By [Final Mix] – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
3:42
5 Out Come The Freaks
Producer – David Was, Don Was, Steve Salas*Producer [Additional Production], Mixed By [Final Mix] – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By – David Was, Don Was
4:36
6 Love Can Be Bad Luck
Arranged By [Strings And Horns] – Paul RiserProducer – Paul Staveley O'DuffyProducer [Additional Production] – David Was, Don WasWritten-By – David Was, Don Was, Marshall Crenshaw
3:52
7 Shadow And Jimmy
Arranged By [Strings And Horns] – Paul RiserMixed By [Final Mix] – Don WasProducer – David Was, Don WasWritten-By – David Was, Elvis Costello
4:18
8 11 Miles An Hour
Arranged By [Strings And Horns] – Paul RiserMixed By [Final Mix] – John PotokerWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
4:05
9 Robot Girl
Mixed By [Final Mix] – John PotokerWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
4:11
10 What Up Dog?
Producer, Mixed By [Final Mix] – David Was, Don WasWritten-By – David Was, Don Was, Harry Bowens, Sweetpea Atkinson*
1:48
11 Anytime Lisa
Arranged By [Strings And Horns] – Paul RiserMixed By [Final Mix] – Don WasWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
4:15
12 Wedding Vows In Vegas
Guest, Vocals [Guest Vocal] – Frank Sinatra Jr.Mixed By [Final Mix] – Allen SidesWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
3:38
13 Walk The Dinosaur
Arranged By [Horns] – Luis RestoArranged By [Strings] – Louis FagensonProducer – David Was, Don WasProducer [Additional Production], Mixed By [Final Mix] – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By – David Was, Don Was, Randy Jacobs
4:22
14 Can't Turn You Loose
Producer – Paul Staveley O'DuffyWritten-By – Otis Redding
3:37
15 Dad I'm In Jail
Mixed By [Final Mix] – Don WasWritten-By, Producer – David Was, Don Was
1:25

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Recorded at the Institute Of Social Disorder.
Mixed at Sarm West and Soundsuite/Equipped by Fostex & Casio.

Sleeve art direction at The Unknown Partnership.
Illustrations for Pankino.

Tracks 1, 2, 4, 9, 10, 12, 13,15 published by MCA Music Ltd
Track 3 published by Island Music Ltd/MCA Music Ltd
Tracks 5, 8, 11 published by Island Music Ltd
Track 6 published by Island Music Ltd/House Of Greed Music
Track 7 published by Island Music Ltd/Plangent Vision
Track 14 published by Greenwich Music Ltd

Back cover:
Original sound recording made by Phonogram Ltd (London)
Printed in West Germany.

CD label:
Tracks 1, 2, 10, 15 & 15 ℗ 1987 Phonogram Ltd (London)
Track 9 ℗ 1986 Phonogram Ltd (London)
Tracks 3 to 8, 11, 12 & 14 ℗ 1988 Phonogram Ltd (London)
© 1987 Phonogram Ltd (London)
Made in West Germany.

Contains the mainstream hit "Walk The Dinosaur" as well as the song "Dad I'm In Jail" which featured prominently in the movie Pump Up The Volume.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 42283 42912 3
  • Label Code: LC 0211
  • Rights Society: BIEM STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout: 834 291-2 01 # M
  • Matrix / Runout: MADE IN W. GERMANY BY PDO
  • SPARS Code: AAD
  • Distribution Code: PG 940

Other Versions (5 of 28) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SFLP 4, 834 291-1 Was (Not Was) What Up, Dog?(LP, Album) Fontana, Fontana SFLP 4, 834 291-1 UK 1988 Sell This Version
834 291-4, SFMC 4 Was (Not Was) What Up, Dog?(Cass, Album) Fontana, Fontana 834 291-4, SFMC 4 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
PPD-1028 Was (Not Was) What Up, Dog?(CD, Album, RE) Fontana PPD-1028 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
FV 41664 Was (Not Was) What Up, Dog?(LP, Album, Promo) Chrysalis FV 41664 US 1988 Sell This Version
F2 21664 Was (Not Was) What Up, Dog?(CD, Album, Club) Chrysalis F2 21664 US 1988 Sell This Version

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