Headlines (Flash and the Pan album)

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Headlines
Flash And The Pan - Headlines album cover.jpg
Studio album by Flash and the Pan
Released August 1982
Genre Synthpop
Label Albert Productions (Australia, New Zealand)
Ensign (Europe)
Epic (US, Canada)
Producer Harry Vanda, George Young
Flash and the Pan chronology
Lights in the Night
(1980)
Headlines
(1982)
Early Morning Wake Up Call
(1984)
Singles from Headlines
  1. "Love Is a Gun"
    Released: 1982
  2. "Where Were You"
    Released: September 1982
  3. "Waiting for a Train"
    Released: 9 May 1983
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars [1]

Headlines is the third album by Australian band Flash and the Pan, released in 1982. It includes the UK hit single "Waiting for a Train" which reached No. 7 in the charts in June 1983.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Harry Vanda & George Young.

No. Title Length
1. "Jetsetters Ball" 4:49
2. "Don't Vote" 2:48
3. "Waiting for a Train" 4:42
4. "War Games" 4:20
5. "Where Were You" 3:21
6. "Love Is a Gun" 3:30
7. "Up Against the Wall" 5:15
8. "Psychos on the Street" 3:54
9. "Hey Jimmy" 3:15
10. "Phil the Creole" 4:05
2012 Remaster bonus tracks
No. Title Length
11. "Waiting for a Train [French Take/Single Version]" 3:42
12. "Something About You [Nostalgic Mix 1983]" (=original version) 3:25
13. "Something About You [1990 Version]" 3:27

Personnel[edit]

  • Harry Vanda - lead guitar, vocals
  • George Young - lead vocals, keyboards, rhythm guitar
  • Les Karski - bass
  • Ray Arnott - drums, vocals
  • Chrissie and Lyndsay Hammond - backing vocals
  • Harry Vanda & George Young - producers
  • Sam Horsburgh, Jr. - engineer
  • Colin Freeman - mix-down engineer
  • Björn Almstedt - mastering
  • Paul Janiszewski - cover artwork/concept

References[edit]

  1. ^ Headlines at AllMusic. Retrieved 4 October 2011.