Foreign Girls

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EP by Joseph Arthur
Released July 8, 2008
Recorded 2008
Genre Alternative rock
Length 18:05
Label Lonely Astronaut Records
Producer Joseph Arthur
Joseph Arthur chronology
Vagabond Skies (EP)
Foreign Girls (EP)
Temporary People

Foreign Girls is an EP from singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur, released July 8, 2008, and is the last of a series of EPs released in anticipation for Arthur's seventh studio album, Temporary People.

Arthur referred to the EP in an Orlando Weekly interview:

The song "Foreign Girls" first appeared as a poem and a recording on Joseph's MySpace page on April 13, 2008.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic (not rated) link
Pitchfork Media 4.7/10 stars link
PopMatters 3/10 stars link

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Joseph Arthur.

No. Title Length
1. "Foreign Girls" 2:48
2. "Candy and Cars" 2:17
3. "Lovely Cost" 2:57
4. "Stay" 2:55
5. "The Killer" 3:44
6. "New Satisfaction" 3:24


  • Produced and engineered by Joseph Arthur.
  • Joseph Arthur: vocals, guitars, bass, keyboards, drums, percussion, and programming.
  • Background vocals on "Foreign Girls" and "Candy and Cars" by Cerise Leang.
  • Art direction and packaging design by Joseph Arthur and Lauren Pattenaude.
  • Front cover photo by Edith Muniz.
  • Back cover photo by Cerise Leang.
  • Lonely Astronaut Records #LA006.