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T.X.T. – Girl’s Got A Brand New Toy (The Mega-Gigantic-120 dB Artlab-Mix) (Germany 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on December 6th, 2017



“Girl’s Got A Brand New Toy” is a 1985 single by German pop duo T.X.T.. The single was a club hit in Europe especially in Italy where it reached #4. The duo released a few more singles and a full length album then disbanded.

Girl’s Got A Brand New Toy (The Mega-Gigantic-120 dB Artlab-Mix) 7:25
Written-By – Ken Taylor

Hot Was The Rainy Night 3:25
Written-By – A. Klopprogge*, K. Taylor*, Jeffris*

Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

Label: CBS ‎– A 14.6073
Format: Vinyl, 12″, Maxi-Single, 45 RPM
Country: Germany
Released: 1985
Genre: Electronic
Style: Synth-pop

Bass – Ken Taylor
Engineer – Andy Lunn, P. Siedlaczek*
Guitar – Thomas Lohr*
Keyboards – L. Krell*
Photography By – F. Jaklin*
Producer – Axel Klopprogge

Produced for Ton & Vision.
Photos by Modulight.
Made in Holland.

Find the 12″ on DISCOGS


Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M
Stylus: Ortofon 2M Bronze
Isolation: Auralex Acoustics ISO-Tone Turntable Isolation Platform
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Stabilizer: Pro-Ject Record Puck 
Phono Pre-amp:
Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Tung-Sol 12AX7 TubeGold Pins
Novation Audiohub 2×4 Audio Interface
Record Cleaning:
VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans:
Epson Workforce WF-7610 Professional Printer/Scanner

Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2, ocenaudio
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removal: Manual
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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9 Responses to “T.X.T. – Girl’s Got A Brand New Toy (The Mega-Gigantic-120 dB Artlab-Mix) (Germany 12″)”

  1. Omar Says:

    I remember this Paul. Thanks a lot!


    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Omar 🙂


  2. Daniel Says:

    Wow Paul what a fantastic post! This could have been my request! Thanks a million Paul and thanks to the person who requested it. I love this single so much and especially this exclusive boombastic remix. Paul you save my day with this rip because today is a sad day after the death of another great artist. Johnny Hallyday dies at 74 after cancer battle. He was something like the “french Elvis Presley” and was adored by millions here in France.

    R.I.P. Johnny Hallyday


    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Daniel. It’s always sad when an icon passes away. I was not familiar with Johnny Hallyday but I do know his son David Hallyday loved his song “Move”.


  3. BE.D12'' Says:

    Many thanks Mr.Paul.

    As You said, this song was an amazing hit (here) in Italy
    just in the Spaghetti-Dance era.

    Hope you got some of that too to post.



    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome BE.D12” 🙂


  4. Jeff Says:

    At first, I wasn’t really sure I was going to like this one. I guess, just by the mix’s name alone, “The Mega-Gigantic-120 dB Artlab-Mix,” instilled in me quite a lot of anticipation and within a few seconds, I wasn’t too impressed. However, after getting into the meat of the song, I was won over. This is a fantastic track Paul. Great sounds, and that bass line is so awesome. I can’t thank you enough for bringing this to your site and thank you to whoever requested this one. I really love this song and this mix. It really has its merits.



  5. Song_and_Dance Says:

    It was a big radio hit over here and did not do bad on the charts, either (no 21). The singer Markus Moehrl (and I use the word singer in the broadest possible sense…) had a no 1 hit a few years earlier in the New German Wave era, “Ich will Spass” = “I want fun” which became sort of a hymn for those years. Singing was never his strong side as we can hear but the song “Girls” is not too bad. The 12inch is kind of strange with the cold start and bits and bobs here and there but the bassline is great as Jeff already pointed out. There is another more common 12inch version running 5:35.


  6. bodyalive Says:

    thank you paul..i’m love this song for very personal reasons!


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