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Spokesman / Tell Me
Goldfinger rio duran duran
single by Goldfinger
Released 2002
Recorded 2002
Genre Ska, Punk
Length 2/3 tracks
Label Mojo Records
Producer John Feldmann
cover song

"Spokesman" / "Tell Me" is a single by American pop punk/ska punk band Goldfinger, released by Mojo Records in 2002. The single features a cover version of Duran Duran's "Rio".

About the single[]

The single is by Goldfinger, a band who formed in Los Angeles during 1994. "Spokesman" includes vocals by Bert McCracken from the alternative rock group The Used, a track released from Goldfinger's Open Your Eyes album.

The 3-track CD single includes a cover version of Duran Duran's "Rio", a recording originally released on The Duran Duran Tribute Album in 1997. Goldfinger performed "Rio" at the Tower Records show on 12 October 1997, an event which also featured Duran Duran previewing new songs from Medazzaland two days before its release.

Track listing[]

9270147 (7")[]

  1. "Spokesman" (2:32)
  2. "Tell Me" (2:14)

9270142 (CD)[]

  1. "Spokesman" (2:32)
  2. "Tell Me" (2:14)
  3. "Rio" (2:59)


Goldfinger are:

  • John Feldmann - Vocals, guitar, keyboards
  • Kelly LeMieux - Bass, vocals
  • Darrin Pfeiffer - Drums, vocals


  • Bert McCracken - Vocals (track: 1)


  • Producer, Engineer, Mixed by - John Feldmann
  • Engineer (Assistant) - Donny Campion, Mark Blewett, Slamm Andrews, TJ Lindgren
  • Mastered by - Joe Gastwirt
  • Recorded at Foxy Studios, Marina Del Rey, CA.
  • Mastered at Ocean View Digital Mastering, Los Angeles, CA.