The single was released after touring five dates with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers! A month after the release the debut album came out.
I know he's a bit of a pain is ol' Bob Geldof but some of the early Boomtown Rats singles were great I thought.
I always loved the line at the end of Looking After No.1,
"I'm Gonna Be Like...Me!"
Released 19th August 1977
Produced by Mutt Lange
UK Chart #11