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Song of the day: Fischer-Z- The Worker

fischer z the worker

In 1979, Fischer-Z released its debut album Word Salad. The first hit of the band was a clear demonstration that John Watts, one of the persons that formed the band, knew how to address political issues in pop songs. Watts himself stated that the focus on the keyboard rather than the guitar did the work. Anyway, the song became a hit, with number 53 in the UK and even number 20 in the Netherlands. Enjoy

Fischer-Z- The Worker

Song of the day: Fischer-Z- So Long

Fischer-Z So Long

Fischer-Z, the band which had hits in the eighties, formed by John Watts as the singer and the guitar player and Steve Skolnik, who took the place as the player of the keyboards. Furthermore, there were David Graham, the bass player, and Steve Liddle, who was the drummer. They started in 1979, had their first hit with The Worker. A year later, in 1980, they had a new single, called So Long. Although it did not do great in the UK, it became a big hit in the Netherlands and Australia. And because I think it’s a great song, it’s the song of today! Enjoy

Fischer-Z- So Long