JF: Just found this sweet doc about Stiff Records, a UK indie label best known for discovering Elvis Costello. Look at it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-iSzS9lGBbo
We had the pleasure of working closely with Stiff co-founder Dave Robinson on Mink Car–and that association was a genuine…
john flansburgh played guitar in a performance arts project called Frieda, which consisted of his coworker barbara lipp singing songs while some guy danced around in a 6-foot-tall barbie costume. kate pierson from the B52s was also involved. it was fabulous.
their only release was a 12” single put out in 1987 by a lesbian couple living in the east village.