Discography

We have tried our best to track down all of the albums, EP's, singles, movie sound tracks, picture disc's and compilations we could. If we have missed any please let us know.

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ICE CREAM HANDS?

ice-cream hands! (1992)

Lineup: Charles Jenkins (Chuck Skatt), Derek G Smiley, Dom Benedictine, Artur Silvestri

1. All Kinds Of Ways
2. All Things Beautiful
3. Uncle Robert’s Questionnaire
4. Miss Ice Fingers
5. In Your Heart
6. When Do The Celebrations Begin?

Guests

Steve Caon: Drums, Tambourine on All Kinds Of Ways. Phillip Magnay: Bass on All Kinds Of Ways

Rubber Records ID 0004-2

Recorded by Craig McArthur at Whirled Records

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Travelling... Made Easy (1993)

Lineup: Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Dominic Silvestri, Charles Jenkins

1. Let’s Take A Look Inside
2. The Way She Drives
3. The Ocean Floor
4. Luana
5. Gentle Annie
6. Poor And Unknown
7. The Study Of Her
8. Appaling Creatures
9. You Can Smile Now
10. Home
11. Welcome Home Mr. Kahn
12. Clancy Of The Overdrive
13. The Singing Detective
14. Evermore

All songs by Charles Jenkins except 4 – Larizza/Jenkins, 5 – Jenkins/Robertson/Larizza and 14 – Larizza/Jenkins/Robertson.

Guests

David Milne: Piano, Keyboards. Spencer P. Jones: Slide Guitar. David Sanford: Saxophone. Arthur Gorganzola: Cheesy Organ. Damian Gleeson & Kate Rasmussen Backing Vocals.

Rubber Records RUB158

Recorded by Craig McArthur at Whirled Records

 

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Supermarket Scene (Single) (1994)

Lineup: Derek G Smiley, Dominic Silvestri, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson,

1. Supermarket Scene
2. Sanity Can
3. Riverside
4. Executioner
5. Swingin’ Party

All songs by Charles Jenkins except 1 – Jenkins/Robertson/Larizza, 3 – Robertson/Jenkins, 4 – Robyn Hitchcock and 5 – Paul Westerberg.

Tracks 2 & 3 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.   Tracks 5 is also found on the Replacements Tribute compilation I’m In Love With That Song.   Track 4 is exclusive to this single.

Rubber Records RUB036

Supermarket Scene was released 3 years prior to Memory Lane Traffic Jam, check our history to find out why!

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Olive (Single) (1995)

Lineup: Dominic Silvestri, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley,

1. Olive
2. Sobersides
3. Struggle Town
4. Bend
5. Early Morning Frost (Extended Version)

All songs by Charles Jenkins.

Tracks 2-5 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.   Track 2 is also included as a bonus track on the Not Lame release of Memory Lane Traffic Jam.

Rubber Records RUB045

Recorded by Craig McArthur at Whirled Records

 

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Here We Go ‘Round Now (Single) (1997)

Lineup: Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Dominic Silvestri,

1. Here We Go’ Round Now
2. Miller
3. Visiting Girl

All songs by Charles Jenkins. except Track 1 – Robertson/Jenkins

Tracks 2 & 3 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike and as Bonus Tracks on the Not Lame release of Memory Lane Traffic Jam.

Rubber Records RUB067

Recorded by Craig McArthur at Whirled Records

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Memory Lane Traffic Jam (1997)

 

Lineup: Douglas LeeRobertson, Derek G Smiley, Dominic Silvestri, Charles Jenkins

1. Is It Your Electric Chair
2. Winter’s Tune
3. Paper Bird
4. Iron Shoes
5. Here We Go ‘Round Now
6. Shake And See The Reason
7. Embarassment Head
8. Early Morning Frost
9. Supermarket Scene
10. Leave Us Kittens Alone
11. Olive
12. Angel Inside
13. Go When You Want To
14. Is It Already Too Late

Bonus Tracks on Not Lame Release
15. Miller
16. Sobersides
17. Visiting Girl
Bonus Tracks on Not Lame Release
15. Miller
16. Sobersides17. Visiting Girl

All songs by Charles Jenkins except 1 & 9 –

Jenkins/Robertson/Larizza and 3,5 & 13 Robertson/Jenkins.

David Milne on Keyboard and Vocals.

The Australian Rubber Records version contains tracks 1-14.  The US Not Lame version contains the additional 3 tracks from earlier singles.

 

Rubber Records 74321511622
Not Lame NL-041

Recorded by Craig McArthur at Whirled Records

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Dodgy (Single) (1998)

Lineup: Derek G Smiley, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson

1. Dodgy
2. Ed’s General Store
3. It’s Always Going To Get You

Tracks 1 & 2 by Jenkins/Robertson. Track 3 by Charles Jenkins.

Tracks 2 & 3 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.

Guest: Ken Lawson, Guitar on Dodgy

Rubber Records 74321612102

Recorded by Craig Harnth at Hothouse, Melbourne

Produced by Wayne Connolly

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Yellow & Blue (Single) (1999)

Lineup: Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Charles Jenkins

1. Yellow & Blue
2. A Three Minute Song
3. Letterbox

Track 1 by Robertson. Track 2 By Smiley.  Track 3 by Jenkins.

Tracks 2 & 3 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.

Guests: David Owen, Keyboards

Rubber Records 74321673572

Recorded by Craig Harnth at Hothouse, Melbourne

Produced by Wayne Connolly

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Spirit Level (Single) (1999)

Lineup: Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley

1. Spirit Level
2. You Should Know By Now
3. I Bet It’s Warm Up There

All tracks by Charles Jenkins except 2 – Robertson.

Tracks 2 & 3 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.

Note: Spirit Level is called Spirit Level Windowsill on Sweeter Than The Radio and You Can Ride My Bike as it was thought the tile was a bit wordy for back announcing. That's why the record executives got paid the big bucks!

Guests: David Owen Keyboards

Rubber Records 74321697772.

Recorded by Craig Harnth at Hothouse, Melbourne

Produced by Wayne Connolly

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Sweeter Than The Radio (1999)

Lineup: Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins

1. Can Anyone Be Hypnotized?
2. Spritlevel Windowsill
3. Dodgy
4. Rise, Fall, And Roll
5. Nipple
6. Yellow And Blue
7. Gasworks Park
8. Picture Disc From The Benelux
9. Bad Hip
10. You Could Be Reported
11. Giving It All Away
12. Stupid Boy
13. Magic Pudding Blues
14. The Obvious Boy
15. Seawall

All songs by Charles Jenkins except 3 – Jenkins/Robertson, 6 & 11 – Robertson, 8 – Smiley/Robertson/Jenkins

Guests

David Owen: Keyboards. Ken Lawson: Guitar. Anita Quayle: Cello. Craig Harnth: Keyboards

Rubber Records 74221693132

Recorded by Craig Harnth at Hothouse, Melbourne

Produced by Wayne Connolly

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Nipple (Single) (1999)

Lineup: Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson

1. Nipple

Track 1 by Charles Jenkins.

This track was released for radio only.  It was the most popular track of STTR, on high rotation for the longest time. Even today the crowd will audience will sing the lyrics while the Icecream Hand's provide the accompaniment.  No hard feelings, but again, that's why the record executives get paid the big bucks!

Rubber Record PROCD21117

Recorded by Craig Harnth at Hothouse, Melbourne

Produced by Wayne Connolly

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The Obvious Boy (Single) (2000)

Lineup: Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins

1. The Obvious Boy (Remix)
2. The Ballad Of Human Nature
3. Can You Slide
4. Forest Hill

All tracks by Charles Jenkins.

Tracks 2 – 4 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.

Rubber Records RUBPRO002

Recorded by Craig Harnth at Hothouse, Melbourne

Produced by Wayne Connolly

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Rain Hail Shine (Single) (2001)

Lineup: Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin

1. Rain Hail Shine
2. Why’d You Have To Leave Me This Way? (Acoustic)
3. When The Bullshit Comes
4. Rain Hail Shine (Instrumental)
5. Sobersides

All tracks by Charles Jenkins.

Tracks 3 & 5 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.   Tracks 2 and 4 are exclusive to this release.   Note that Track 5 was originally released on the Olive single and is the same recording.

Rubber Records RUB131

Recorded by Shane O'Mara at Yikesville, Melbourne

Produced by Shane O'Mara & East Van Parks

Mixed by Tim Whitten at Paradise Studios, Sydney

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Why’d You Have To Leave Me This Way (Single) (2002)

Lineup: Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley

1. Why’d You Have To Leave Me This Way? (Single Edit)
2. Look At You Now
3. Sometimes
4. My Lights Are Green

Tracks 1 & 4 by Charles Jenkins. Track 2 by Goodwin.  Track 3 by Robertson.

Tracks 2 – 4 are included on Disc 2 of You Can Ride My Bike.

Guests: Ian Whitehurst: Saxophone. Eugene Ball: Trumpet. Garrett Costigan: Pedal Steel. Shane O'Mara: Acoustic Guitar on track 3.

Rubber Records RUB141

Recorded by Shane O'Mara at Yikesville, Melbourne

Produced by Shane O'Mara & East Van Parks

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Broken UFO (2002)

Lineup: Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley

1. Broken UFO
2. Coming After You Again
3. Beautiful Fields
4. Head Down
5. Stay In The Same Room
6. The Diplomat’s Daughter
7. Why’d You Have To Leave Me This Way?
8. When The Show Is Over
9. Because You’re Young
10. Come Down Come Down
11. Rain Hail Shine
12. Waterproof
13. Leaving All The Best
14. Happy In The Sky
 Bonus Disc
1. Selected Highlights From Broken UFO Parts I & II

All songs by Charles Jenkins except 4 – Marcus Goodwin, 8 & 14 – Douglas Lee Robertson

Guests: Matthew Vehl: Hammond Organ. Ian Whitehurst: Saxophone. Eugene Ball: Trumpet. Garrett Costigan: Pedal Steel. Stephanie Linder: Violin. Caerwen Martin: Cello. Shane O'Mara: the odd guitar. Rebecca Barnard: Vocal line 'yeah yeah yeah yeah' 

The Bonus Disc was included with the initial release of the album.  It is a vocal collage of all the background vocals on Broken UFO.

Rubber Records RUB142B

Recorded by Shane O'Mara at Yikesville, Melbourne

Produced by Shane O'Mara & East Van Parks

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 Beautiful Fields (Single) (2002)

Lineup: Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson

1. Beautiful Fields (Single Edit)
2.Selected Highlights From Broken UFO Parts I & II

Track 1 by Charles Jenkins.

Tracks 2 also included on the bonus disc on the initial release of Broken UFO.

Guests: Matthew Vehl: Hammond Organ. Garrett Costigan: Pedal Steel. Stephanie Linder: Violin. Caerwen Martin: Cello. 

Rubber Records RUBPRO2002-4

Recorded by Shane O'Mara at Yikesville, Melbourne

Produced by Shane O'Mara & East Van Parks

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When The Show Is Over (Single) (2002)

Lineup: Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins

1. When The Show Is Over
2. Nipple (Live JJJ)
3. Rain Hail Shine (Live JJJ)
4. Picture Disc From The Benelux (Live – JJJ)

Track 1 by Robertson. Tracks 2 & 3 by Charles Jenkins. Track 4 by Smiley/Robertson/Jenkins.

Tracks 2 – 4 are exclusive to this release – recorded Live At The Wireless July 29, 2002.

Rubber Records RUB150
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You Can Ride My Bike (2004)

Disc 1 (Best Of)

1. The Way She Drives
2. The Ocean Floor
3. Home
4. Supermarket Scene
5. Winter’s Tune
6. Paper Bird
7. Olive
8. Here We Go ‘Round Now
9. Dodgy
10. Spirit Level Windowsill
11. Nipple
12. Yellow And Blue
13. Gasworks Park
14. Picture Disc From The Benelux
15. The Obvious Boy
16. Rain Hail Shine
17. Broken UFO
18. Beautiful Fields
19. Head Down
20. Why’d You Have To Leave Me This Way?
21. When The Show Is Over
22. Music By The Metre

Disc 2 (B-Sides)

1. Sanity Can
2. Riverside
3. Sobersides
4. Struggle Town
5. Bend
6. Early Morning Frost
7. Miller
8. Visiting Girl
9. Ed’s General Store
10. It’s Always Going To Get You
11. You Should Know By Now
12. I Bet It’s Warm Up There
13. Three Minute Song
14. Letterbox
15. The Ballad Of Human Nature
16. Can You Slide
17. Forest Hill
18. When The Bullshit Comes
19. Look At You Now
20. Sometimes
21. My Lights Are Green

Disc 1: All songs by Charles Jenkins except 4 – Jenkins/Robertson/Silvestri, 6 & 8  – Robertson/Jenkins, 9 – Jenkins/Robertson, 12 & 21 – Robertson, 14 – Smiley/Robertson/Jenkins, 19 – Goodwin, 22 – Goodwin/Jenkins/Robertson/Smiley.

Disc 2: All songs by Charles Jenkins except 2 – Robertson/Jenkins, 11 & 20 Robertson, 13 – Smiley, 19 – Goodwin

Disc 1 is the “Best Of” compilation.  Disc 2 is a collection of B-sides.

Music By The Metre missed being included on Broken UFO by one vote. The Best Of needed a need track, and so it seemed logical.  The albums title is taken from a lyric in the song Nipple.

Rubber Records RUB189
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The Good China (2007)

Lineup: Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley, Marcus Goodwin

1. Come Along
2. In The Back Seat Of A Stolen Car
3. Holding On
4. Say That You Want Me Some More
5. Anyway
6. Launceston
7. Everything You Are
8. Weak At The Knees
9. This Is What I Want
10. Everyone’s Waiting
11. My Mother Was A Dancer

All songs by Charles Jenkins except 1 – Robertson/Goodwin, 2- Jenkins/Harley, 3 & 9 – Goodwin, 5 & 10 – Robertson, 7 – Smiley/Robertson.

Guests: Matthew Vehl: Piano/Keyboards. David Milne: Piano on Stolen Car. East Van Park: Glockenspiel on Come Along (at a cost of $8.50 a note)

Dust Devil Music DDCD0107
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Come Along (Single) (2007)

Lineup: Marcus Goodwin, Charles Jenkins, Douglas Lee Robertson, Derek G Smiley

1. Come Along
2. Only Way Out
3. Hang Around
4. Never Need To Know

Also included a Bonus Video – The Making of “The Good China”

Track 1 by Robertson/Goodwin.  Track 2 by Jenkins.  Track 3 by Robertson.  Track 4 by Smiley/Robertson.

Dust Devil Music DDCD0407

The many complilation albums and samplers we know of

 

Why’d You Have To Leave Me This Way?: The Big Score (2002) Disc 1, Track 8

Picture Disc From The Benelux: Rubberstock 99 

Rain, Hail, Shine: Various - Tronador Australian Surf Vol.2 ‎(CD, Album)Tronador MusicTMSS20-22002

Appalling Creatures: Various - Blue Rose Nuggets 7 ‎(CD, Smplr)Blue Rose Records (2)BLU NG0072004

The Ocean FloorVarious:  Blue Rose Nuggets 21 ‎(CD, Smplr)Blue Rose Records (2)BLU NG0212006

The Study Of Her:  Various Blue Rose Nuggets 53 ‎(CD, Smplr)Blue Rose Records (2)BLU NG0532012

The Way She Drives:   Various - Blue Rose Nuggets 87 ‎(CDr, Smplr)Blue Rose Records (2)BLU NG00872018

Welcome Home Mr. Khan:   Various - Blue Rose Collection  2 versionsBlue Rose Records (2) Unknown

Go When You Want To (Bye) and Sobersides:  Various - The 1996 Rubber Records Sampler ‎(CD, Comp, Promo, Smplr) Rubber RecordsRUB PR 00011996

Let's Take A Look Inside:  Various - Blue Rose Collection Vol. 2 ‎(CD, Comp)Blue Rose Records (2)BLUCD 0301996

The Way She Drives:   Various - Pop Goes The World ‎(CD, Comp)RPM USA RecordsRPM USA 70031998

Go When You Want To (Bye): Various - Pop On Top (The Cream Of Australia's Power Pop Crop!) ‎(CD, Comp)Bomp!BCD 40591998

Yellow And Blue:    Various - Soundscape Vol. 2 ‎(2xCD, Comp)EMI7243 5 24402 0 71999

Swinging Party:   Various - I'm In Love.....With That Song! ‎(CD, Comp) Antfarm Records, Tomboy RecordsANT0071999

Spiritlevel Windowsill:   Various - Big Day Out 00 ‎(2xCD, Comp) Shock (2)BDO2000CD1999

Nipple:    Various - Bootmen - Original Soundtrack Recording  2 versions BMG 2000

Nipple:    Various - Soundscape 03 ‎(2xCD, Comp)EMI Music Group Australasia53101422000

Give It All Away:   Various - This Is Radio Cookie Scene 01/2002 ‎(CD, Comp, Smplr) Cookie Scene, P-Vine RecordsRCS-0004, PCD-99002002

Waterproof:   Various - Lost Weekend: A Celebration Of Australian Independent Power Pop, Volume 2 ‎(CD, Comp)Zip Records, Laughing Outlaw RecordsZIPLAW 20032003

The Diplomats Daughter:  Various - For Those Who Came Across The Sea ‎(CD, Comp)Not Just UsNJU003IR2003

Come Along:   Various - Stomp (Instore Play Sampler April 07) ‎(CDr, Comp, Smplr) Stompnone2007

Nipple:   Various - Rubber Sampler ‎(CD, Comp, Smplr)Rubber RecordsRUB2702012

Paper Bird:    Various - The Rubber Records Sampler ‎(CD, Comp, Promo)Rubber RecordsRUB 666Unknown

Dodgy:   Various - Boomdoggers - It's In Our Blood ‎(CD, Promo)BMGPromo1999