Ego Is Not a Dirty Word is the second studio album released by Australian pop rock band, Skyhooks, in July 1975. The album was the follow-up to their highly successful debut album, Living in the 70's (1974). As with the former album, it was also produced by Ross Wilson. The album spent 11 weeks at the number-one spot in the Australian Kent Music Report Albums Chart and sold 180,000 copies. Two singles were lifted from the album, "Ego Is Not a Dirty Word" and "All My Friends are Getting Married"
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Released: 1 Jul 1975. 1975 Mushroom Records Pty Limited. See All. Living In the 70's (Remastered). Straight In a Gay Gay World (Remastered). Skyhooks: Singles and B Sides. Hot for the Orient (Remastered). Skyhooks: Live In the 80's. Skyhooks: Live! Be In It. 1977.
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Skyhooks made these latter recordings with a new album in mind, what might have been their first studio album in 14 years, but they chose not to go ahead with the album. The album remained in Mushroom's vaults until 1999, when Skyhooks released it with a greatest hits disc called The Collection, featuring tracks from their five 1970s albums . Ego Is Not a Dirty Word". Million Dollar Riff". Forging Ahead" (Red Symons).
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|A1||Ego Is Not A Dirty Word
Cymbal [Finger] – Pat Wilson Harmony Vocals – Jenny KeathMarimba [Marimbas], Vibraphone [Vibes] – Peter Jones Synthesizer [Yamaha] – Ross Wilson
|A2||Love On The Radio
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Peter Jones Written-By – Steve Hill
Chimes – Peter Jones
|A4||Love's Not Good Enough
Performer [Boo Bams] – Peter Jones Piano – Redmond Symons*
|A5||The Other Side||3:12|
Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Col Loughnan
|B3||All My Friends Are Getting Married
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Peter Jones Harmony Vocals – Ian Mason
|B4||Every Chase A Steeple
Piano – Redmond Symons*Written-By – Red Symons
Synthesizer [Arp] – Greg SneddonSynthesizer [Mini Moog] – Andy Cowan
- Recorded At – T.C.S. Studios
- Published By – Solid Music
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Phonogram, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Phonogram, Inc.
- Arranged By [Additional Instruments] – Peter Jones , Ross Wilson
- Bass Guitar – Greg Macainsh
- Drums, Vocals [Vocal], Percussion – Fred Kaboodleschnitzer Strauks*
- Engineer – John French
- Guitar – Bob 'Bongo' Starkie*
- Guitar, Vocals – Redmond Symons*
- Harmony Vocals – Ross Wilson
- Illustration [Cover] – Neil Curtis
- Lead Vocals – Graeme 'Shirley' Strachan*
- Management – Michael Gudinski
- Photography By [Additionnal] – Graeme Webber
- Photography By [Centre & Additionnal] – David Parker
- Producer – Duke Wilson
- Typography [Front Lettering], Layout [Inside] – Ian McCausland
- Written-By – Greg Macainsh (tracks: A1 to B3, B5)
NotesRecorded in spurts between January and May 1975, at TCS Studios, Melbourne Australia.
A BUNYIP INTERNATIONAL, INC. PRODUCTION by arrangement with Mushroom Records Pty. Ltd., Australia
Recorded at TCS Studios, Melbourne, Australia
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- Rights Society: SACEM
|L 35575, L-35,575||Skyhooks||Ego Is Not A Dirty Word (LP, Album)||Mushroom, Mushroom||L 35575, L-35,575||Australia||1975|
|6303 900||Skyhooks||Ego Is Not A Dirty Word (LP, Album)||Mercury||6303 900||UK||1975|
|SRM-1-1066||Skyhooks||Ego Is Not A Dirty Word (LP, Album, Gat)||Mercury||SRM-1-1066||US||1975|
|RJ-7085||Skyhooks||Ego Is Not A Dirty Word (LP, Album)||Mercury||RJ-7085||Japan||1976|
|SRM-1-1066||Skyhooks||Ego Is Not A Dirty Word (LP, Album)||Mercury||SRM-1-1066||US||1975|