The Incredible Shrinking Dickies

Infobox Album |
Name = The Incredible Shrinking Dickies
Type = Album
Artist = The Dickies

Released = 1979
Recorded =
Genre = Punk rock/New Wave
Length =
Label = A&M
Producer = John Hewlett
Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|4|5 [ link]
Last album =
This album = "The Incredible Shrinking Dickies" (1979)
Next album = "Dawn of the Dickies" (1979)

The Incredible Shrinking Dickies was the 1979 first album by the California punk band The Dickies. The album included the group's notable cover of Black Sabbath's "Paranoid", which reached No. 45 in the UK charts in July 1979. It was pressed on at least four different colour vinyls (blue, yellow, orange, clear) and was produced by John Hewlett, who in the late 1960s was a member of the UK garagepunk quartet John's Children, which for a short while included Marc Bolan as guitarist.

Track listing

# "Give It Back"
# "Poodle Party"
# "Paranoid"
# "She"
# "Shadow Man"
# "Mental Ward"
# "Eve Of Destruction"
# "You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla)"
# "Waterslide"
# "Walk Like An Egg"
# "Curb Job"
# "Shake & Bake"
# "Rondo (The Midgets Revenge)"

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