Save the World. Get the Girl

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Save the World · Get the Girl
Studio album by The King Blues
Released 20 October 2008
Recorded 2008
Genre Punk rock, Indie rock, ska punk, folk punk
Length 45:44
Label Field Recordings, Island Records
Producer Peter Miles, Clive Langer
The King Blues chronology
Under the Fog
Save the World. Get the Girl
Punk and Poetry

Save the World · Get the Girl is the second album by The King Blues. It was released on 20 October 2008. Four singles were released from the album: "My Boulder", "Let's Hang the Landlord", "Save the World · Get the Girl", and "I Got Love". "I Got Love" reached #96 in the UK Singles Chart[citation needed]. The album has been received very well by fans and critics[citation needed]. The band hoped to make the top 75 on the albums chart starting 27 October[citation needed]; however, the album did not do so, peaking at #113.

The title is taken from the Clash song "Red Angel Dragnet" from their album Combat Rock.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "My Boulder" Jonny "Itch" Fox 3:22
2. "I Got Love" Jonny "Itch" Fox 3:11
3. "The Schemers, the Scroungers & the Rats" Jonny "Itch" Fox 3:40
4. "Underneath This Lamppost Light" Jonny "Itch" Fox 4:54
5. "Save the World, Get the Girl" Jonny "Itch" Fox, Jamie Jazz 3:06
6. "For You My Darling" Jonny "Itch" Fox 5:11
7. "The Streets Are Ours" Jonny "Itch" Fox, Jamie Jazz, Allan Gunby, Jim Parmley & Fruitbag 3:35
8. "Let's Hang the Landlord" Jonny "Itch" Fox 5:13
9. "Out of Luck"" Jonny "Itch" Fox 3:20
10. "Hold On Tight" Jonny "Itch" Fox 3:38
11. "What If Punk Never Happened" Jonny "Itch" Fox & Peter Miles 6:40
Total length: 45:44


  • Jonny "Itch" Fox - Lead Vocals, Ukulele
  • Jamie Jazz - Guitar, Baritone Ukulele
  • Mike 'Fruitbag' Payne - Piano, Guitar, Hammond, Organ, Electric Sitar, Harmonica, Percussion
  • Allen Gunby - Drums
  • Jonny Rich - Bass
  • Jim Parmley - Conga, Timbale
  • Peter Miles - Tambourine, Bass, Banjo, Piano, Percussion, Harmonium, Guitar
  • Louie Vause - Accordion
  • Denmark Street Punk Rock Choir - Group Vocals
  • London Folk Punk Mob - Group Vocals
  • Homestead Choir - Group Vocals
  • Kat Marsh - Vocals
  • Peter Young - Drums
  • Jim Parmley - Percussion
  • Attila the Stockbroker - Fiddle
  • All songs written and performed by The King Blues.
  • Produced, recorded and mixed by Peter Miles.
  • Track 2, 3, 6, 7 and 8 produced by Clive Langer
  • 'Underneath This Lamppost Light' produced and mixed by Andreas S. Jensen