Caravan Girl

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"Caravan Girl"
Single by Goldfrapp
from the album Seventh Tree
Released 30 June 2008 (2008-06-30)
Format CD single, Digital download, 7" picture disc
Genre Folktronica
Length 4:07 (album version)
3:40 (edit)
Label Mute
Writer(s) Alison Goldfrapp, Will Gregory
Producer(s) Goldfrapp, Gregory
Goldfrapp singles chronology
"Happiness"
(2008)
"Caravan Girl"
(2008)
"Clowns"
(2008) [1]
Alternative cover
Maxi-CD single

"Caravan Girl" is a folktronica song performed by British duo Goldfrapp. The song was written and produced by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory for the duo's fourth album Seventh Tree (2008). It was released as the album's third single on 30 June 2008.

Music video[edit]

The music video premiered on Channel 4 on Saturday 14 June 2008, and Mute Records made the video available on YouTube the following day. The video, which is Goldfrapp's first not to include Alison Goldfrapp, features a girl riding her longboard. It was filmed, among other places, in Cambria, California. The video was directed by The Malloys.

Formats and track listings[edit]

"Caravan Girl" was released in the following formats:

UK 7-inch picture disc
(MUTE401; Released 30 June 2008; Limited edition)

  1. "Caravan Girl" (edit) – 3:40
  2. "Little Bird" (Animal Collective remix) – 3:19

UK CD single
(CDMUTE401; Released 30 June 2008)

  1. "Caravan Girl" (album version) – 4:03
  2. "Happiness" music video

UK Maxi-CD single
(LCDMUTE401; Released 30 June 2008)

  1. "Caravan Girl" (Live Choral version) – 4:42
  2. "Monster Love" (Live Acoustic version) – 4:38
  3. "Little Bird" (Live at The Union Chapel) video

Digital EP

  1. "Caravan Girl" (album version) – 4:03
  2. "Little Bird" (Animal Collective remix) – 3:19
  3. "Caravan Girl" (Live Choral version) – 4:42
  4. "Monster Love" (Live Acoustic version) – 4:38

Promotional CD single
(RCDMUTE401; Released 2008)

  1. "Caravan Girl" (edit) – 3:40

Personnel[edit]

The following people contributed to "Caravan Girl":[2]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
UK Singles Chart 54

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Radio News Now (UK)http://radionewsnow.wordpress.com/2008/09/27/20-octombrie-2008/
  2. ^ Seventh Tree (CD liner notes). Mute Records. February 2008.


External links[edit]