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Line-Up Ex-Members Albums Singles Movies Books Various Refers
THE SLITS
London, GB
*  1/1977+  2010

Line-Up (2009):

SLITS (photo)
 

Ari Up - voc
Anna Schlutte
Tessa Pollitt - bg
Adele Wilson
Hollie Cook

Former Members:

Kate Korus (g, 1-2/77); Viv Albertine (g, 2/77-1981, cca 11/08); Marco Pirroni (g, 2006-cca 9/06)
Suzi Gutsy (bg, 1/77-77)
Steve Beresford (kb,g, cca 6/81 g.a.)
Palmolive (ds, 1/77-10/78); Budgie (ds, 1978-79); Bruce Smith (ds, 1979-81); Paul Cook (ds, 2006-cca 9/06)

Albums Discography:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.Cut
produced by: Dennis Bovell
07.09.1979Island30
2.The Slits
(bootleg)
14.03.1980Y/Rough Trade
3.We Do 'Em Our Way5/1980
4.Return Of The Giant Slits10/1981 CBS
5.Double Peel Sessions
(mini LP)
12/1988 Strange Fruit
6.In The Beginning10/1997 Jungle
7.The Peel Sessions6/1998
8.Live at the Gibus Club03.05.2005Castle Music
9.Revenge of the Killer Slits17.10.2006Saf
10.Trapped Animal05.10.2009Sweet Nothing
11.The John Peel Sessions29.04.2011Hux
12.I Heard It Through the Grapevine15.04.2016

Ari Up:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.Dread More Dan Dead12.07.2005Collision Cause Chap

Hollie Cook:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.Milk & Honey
& Prince Fatty
04.05.2007Mr. Bongo
2.Hollie Cook12.07.2011Mr. Bongo
3.Prince Fatty Presents Hollie Cook In Dub19.04.2012Mr Bongo
4.Twice08.05.2014Mr Bongo
5.Walking In the Sand05.08.2014Mr. Bongo
6.For Me You Are
& Prince Fatty
05.08.2014Mr. Bongo
7.Vessel Of Love1/2018

Singles Discography:

#SP/EP TitleRelease DateLabelUKUSA
1.Typical Girls / I Heard It Through The Grapevine
12" + Typical Girls - Brink Style / Liebe And Romance
21.09.1979Island60
2.In The Beginning There Was Rhythm / Where There's A Will There's A Way
& The Pop Group
07.03.1980Rough Trade
3.Man Next Door / Man Next Door (dub)6/1980 Rough Trade
4.Animal Space / Animal Spacier18.10.1980Human
5.Earth Beat / Begin Again Rhythm
12" + Earthdub
10/1981 CBS
6.Animal Space / Animal Space (dub) / In The Beginning
(v USA)
10/1981 Epic
7.Earthbeat / Or What It Is?
(v USA)
12/1981 Epic
8.Peel Sessions EP
(Love And Romance / Vindictive / Newtown / Shoplifting)
1/1987 Strange Fruit
9.The Revenge Of The Killer Slits EP17.10.2006SAF
10.Ask Ma8/2009

Ari Up:

#SP/EP TitleRelease DateLabelUKUSA
1.Allergy EP
(Allergy / Allergic Ego / Kung Foo / I'm Allergic)
& Edition Terranova & The Cosmonauts Of Innerspace
01.09.2003Gigolo
2.When I Fall In Love / Island Girl
& Dubblestandart & Ken Boothe
23.04.2007Collision
3.Sweetest Taboo
& House Of Wallenberg
23.04.2012Permanent Vacation
4.Forward / Rescue Mission01.06.2012Ska In The World
5.Sunshine Taboo
& House Of Wallenberg
23.01.2014Permanent Vacation
6.Baby Mother EP
(Bashment / Exterminator / Baby Mother / Baby Mother (instrumental))
01.08.2005Collision

Hollie Cook:

#SP/EP TitleRelease DateLabelUKUSA
1.Walking In The Sand / Shadow Kissing28.07.2011Mr Bongo
2.Body Beat / Sugar Water (Look At My Face)
feat. Horseman
15.09.2011Mr Bongo
3.For Me You Are
& Prince Fatty
24.04.2012Mr Bongo
4.And The Beat Goes On
& Prince Fatty
08.11.2012Mr Bongo
5.Sugar Water
& Mungo's Hi Fi & Prince Fatty
09.05.2014Mr Bongo
6.Looking For Real Love / 9913.06.2014Mr Bongo
7.Postman / Superfast29.10.2014Mr Bongo

Movies:

1. Here To Be Heard: The Story Of The Slits (2015, documentary)

Bibliography:

Zoe Street Howe: Typical Girls? The Story Of The Slits (2009)

Various:

disbanded 1981
reunited 2006

Compilation Appearances:

"Typical Girls" on compilation "John Peel - Right Time, Wrong Speed: 1977-1987" (9.10.06)

Press References:

Melody Maker
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19772625.06.197739gig review
19793301.09.197923Albumsalbum review
19793408.09.19793News
19793408.09.197922profile
19793729.09.197933Singlessingle review
19793729.09.197946Caught In The Actgig review
19794317.11.19793News
19794501.12.197949Film
1980715.02.19804News
19801115.03.198028Singlessingle review
19803611.10.19804News
19804520.12.198015Singlessingle review
19812704.07.198130Caught In The Actgig review
19814217.10.198115Albumsalbum review
19814431.10.198122interview
19815012.12.198125Caught In The Actgig review
1990030.06.199039Albumsalbum review
19942311.06.199411A.W.O.L.
19974325.10.199754Albumsalbum review
New Musical Express
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
1990025.08.199058Fred Fact
Rock & Pop
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19952124.10.19956Galerie