Breakfast at Fatboys

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Breakfast at Fatboys
Butterfingers - Breakfast At Fatboys.jpg
Studio album by Butterfingers
Released 3 May 2004
Recorded Airlock, PSI F1, Black Box Studios
2004
Genre Hip hop, Alternative rock, Punk
Length 49:17
Label Valley Trash
Producer Magoo
Butterfingers chronology
Breakfast at Fatboys
(2004)
The Deeper You Dig...
(2006)

Breakfast at Fatboys is the debut album by Australian hip hop group Butterfingers, released on 3 May 2004 on the group's own Valley Trash label and distributed by MGM.[1]

The album reached #61 on the ARIA album charts,[2] #15 on the ARIA Australian Release charts[3] and #2 on the AIR (Australian Independent Record Labels Association) Charts [3] where it remained in the top twenty of the AIR charts for over a year following its release.[4] Triple J named it 'Album of the Week' upon its release and added the new single, "Yo Mama" to high rotation at the station.[5] The album was also nominated for the Best Independent Release ARIA Award.[6]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Eddie Jacobson, except where noted[7]

  1. "Hook Up" (Eddie Jacobson, Damien Green, N. Grace) – 3:55
  2. "Mandarines" – 3:57
  3. "Everytime" (Jacobson, Dave Crane) – 4:23
  4. "Yo Mama" (Jacobson, Crane) – 3:20
  5. "Girl from Gore" – 2:21
  6. "Is It Just Me" (Jacobson, Crane) – 3:37
  7. "Hurt Me So Bad" – 5:14
  8. "Sorry" – 2:54
  9. "Piss on Ya" (featuring Monsta Mama) – 5:37
  10. "Smell You on Me" (Jacobson, Crane) – 2:17
  11. "Snatch and Grab" – 3:52
  12. "I Love Work" – 4:13
  13. "Speak Your Mind" – 3:42

Personnel[edit]

Butterfingers[edit]

  • 'Evil' Eddie Jacobson — vocals, guitar, samples, kazoo
  • Damien Green — drums, vocals
  • Olly Thomas — percussion, samples, vocals, kazoo
  • Dave Crane — bass, vocals

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Nick 1 — vocals ("Hook Up")
  • Monsta Mama — vocals ("Piss on Ya")
  • Crystal — horns ("Snatch and Grab" and "I Love Work")
  • Selfy — horns ("Snatch and Grab" and "I Love Work")
  • Lorraine — cello ("Hurt Me So Bad")
  • Elysia Elation — vocals ("I Love Work")
  • Matt Murphy — keyboards ("Hook Up")
  • Tom Thum — vocals ("Mandarines")
  • Deady Stigmata — vocals ("Yo Mama")

Production[edit]

  • Magoo — Producer, Engineer, Mixer
  • Damien Green — Engineer, Mixer
  • Jack the Bear — Mastering

References[edit]

  1. ^ ARIA releases (May 2004) Archived September 14, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ ARIA Chart Archived 2007-08-28 at the Wayback Machine., 21 June 2004.
  3. ^ a b "Brisvegas rock outfit, Butterfingers, signs with Festival Mushroom!". Access All Areas.net.au. 2005-03-15. Retrieved 2008-12-11. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Artist Profile: Butterfingers". Warner Music Australia. Archived from the original on August 8, 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-11. 
  5. ^ rage guest programmer profile - Butterfingers
  6. ^ Butterfingers Archived 2011-05-19 at the Wayback Machine. at the ARIA Music Awards website
  7. ^ APRA database Archived July 5, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. at the Australasian Performing Right Association website (search each song title)