What is the shortest song to appear on a Hank Plank studio recording? I Wish I Was in Prison is an early contender, at 57 seconds. On Planks of Grass, Hilary’s Song and Who Do You Want are both under a minute as well. Parole? Sure, it’s a classic short song, but it’s almost a minute and a half!
The actual shortest song on a Hank Plank studio recording is the untitled secret track at the end of the Rocket to Venus EP. The lyric is only thirteen words and even letting that final guitar chord ring out, it’s about thirteen seconds long. Now you know!