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23 Skidoo are a British band playing a fusion of industrial, post-punk, alternative dance, rock, and world music. The group was named after an early 20th-century American slang phrase that later made appearances in the works of Aleister Crowley, William S. Burroughs, Robert Anton Wilson, and filmmaker Julian Biggs.

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Discography

Albums

  • Seven Songs (1982 - Fetish, reissued on CD (2001) Ronin) (#1)
  • The Culling Is Coming (1983 - Operation Twilight, reissue (1988) L.A.Y.L.A.H., (2003) Boutique) (#8)
  • Urban Gamelan - (1984 - Illuminated, reissued on CD (2001) Ronin) (#1)
  • 23 Skidoo (2000 - 2xLP & CD)

Singles

  • "Ethics" 7" (1980) Pineapple (#47)
  • "Last Words" - 7" & 12" (1981) Fetish
  • "The Gospel Comes To New Guinea" 12" (1981) Fetish, reissued on CD (2002)
  • "Tearing Up The Plans" - 12" (1982) Fetish (#16)
  • "Coup" - 12" (1984) Illuminated (#3)
  • "Language" - 12" (1984) Illuminated (#6)
  • 23 Skidoo vs. The Assassins With Soul - 12" (1986) Illuminated (#15)
  • 400 Blows / 23 Skidoo "Assemblage" - 12" (1986)
  • Sulphuric Beats '88 - 12" (1988)
  • "Ayu" - 12", W/Lbl, Promo (2000)
  • "Dawning" - 12" & CD (2000)
  • "The Gospel Comes To New Guinea" / "Coup" - 12" (2001)

Compilations

  • Just Like Everybody (1987) Bleeding Chin (#29)
  • Just Like Everybody Part Two CD (2002)

Video

  • Seven Songs / Tranquiliser I & II - VHS (1984)




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