Throw a Sickie

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Throw a Sickie
EP by
Released1986
Length21:01
Label Flying Nun Records FNSICK1
Tall Dwarfs chronology
That's the Short and Long of It
(1985)
Throw a Sickie
(1986)
Dogma
(1987)
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Throw a Sickie is a 12" EP by New Zealand band Tall Dwarfs, released in 1986.

New Zealand Country in Oceania

New Zealand is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. The country geographically comprises two main landmasses—the North Island, and the South Island —and around 600 smaller islands. It has a total land area of 268,000 square kilometres (103,500 sq mi). New Zealand is situated some 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) east of Australia across the Tasman Sea and roughly 1,000 kilometres (600 mi) south of the Pacific island areas of New Caledonia, Fiji, and Tonga. Because of its remoteness, it was one of the last lands to be settled by humans. During its long period of isolation, New Zealand developed a distinct biodiversity of animal, fungal, and plant life. The country's varied topography and its sharp mountain peaks, such as the Southern Alps, owe much to the tectonic uplift of land and volcanic eruptions. New Zealand's capital city is Wellington, while its most populous city is Auckland.

Tall Dwarfs are a New Zealand rock band formed in 1981 by Chris Knox and Alec Bathgate, who helped pioneer the lo-fi style of rock music. The duo were former members of Toy Love.

Track listing

  1. "Underhand" - 1:50
  2. "Road & Hedgehog" - 1:42
  3. "Attack Of The Munchies" - 3:40
  4. "Come Inside" - 2:27
  5. "The Universality Of Neighbourliness" - 0:57
  6. "The Big Dive" 3:06
  7. "No Place" 1:22
  8. "And Other Kinds" 3:45
  9. "Farewell" - 2:12

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