Australian singles chart:
The first single from the Short Note album was Mancini Shuffle which entered the Kent Music Report on 1 December 1980 and peaked at #57. It was followed by the title track Short Note which entered the Kent Music Report on 20 April 1981 and peaked at #33.
Short Note entered the Kent Music Report album charts on 16 March 1981 and peaked at #18.
Record label of Australian release:
Matt Finish was formed in mid-1979 by singer-songwriter and guitarist Matt Moffitt and drummer, composer and producer John Prior. The 1981 line-up of Moffitt, Prior, Richard Grossman on bass guitar and Jeff Clayton on rhythm guitar recorded their debut album, Short Note. The title song became a standard on Australian radio stations. Grossman was later a member of Divinyls and Hoodoo Gurus. On 13 August 2003 Moffit died in his sleep, aged 46. From 2006 Prior has continued Matt Finish with various line-ups.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matt_Finish
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