| January 1981 (1981-01)|
Rough Trade Records
15 June 1980
Post-punk, Indie pop
| Mount Pleasant 4-Track Studios 1980|
Mummy Your Not Watching Me
They Could Have Been Bigger th, My Dark Places, Mummy Your Not Watching, Are We Nearly There Yet?, Yes Darling - but Is It Art?
...And Don't The Kids Just Love It is the first album by Television Personalities, recorded in 1980 and released in 1981. The first full album by Television Personalities, it was recorded after a four-year series of singles recorded under a variety of names, including the O-Level and the Teenage Filmstars. The songs are performed by Dan Treacy, Ed Ball, and Mark Sheppard. The album's cover features a photograph of British model/actress/singer Twiggy and actor Patrick Macnee, best known for his role as the secret agent John Steed in the British television series The Avengers.
Pitchfork Media listed ...And Don't The Kids Just Love It as 64th best album of the 1980s.
All tracks written by Dan Treacy.Musicians: Daniel Treacy, Mark Sheppard and Edward Ball.
The producer-credits ("Vic Hammersmith-Broadway") refer to The Jam's producer Vic Coppersmith-Heaven. The album was in fact produced by bandmembers.
1This Angry Silence2:39...And Don't the Kids Just Love It Wikipedia
2The Glittering Prizes3:01
3World of Pauline Lewis2:39