The world won’t listen

Release date: 1987, February

UK Chart: 2

Cover: Jürgen Vollmer’s photographs of Hamburg’s young Rock scene in the early 60s – most famously of the Beatles . The pictures were published in his 1981 book Rock’n'Roll Times to show  the style and spirit of the early Beatles and their first fans.

Etchings on the single’s matrix: none

Poster Available Here


The Smiths promo poster LP - 1987, February

The world won't listen - The Smithsposter, 1987, Feb

The world won’t listen

1. Panic

2. Ask

3. London

4. Bigmouth Strikes Again

5. Shakespeare’s Sister

6. There Is a Light That Never Goes Out

7. Shoplifters of the World Unite

8. The Boy with the Thorn in His Side

9. Money Changes Everything



12.Half a Person

13.Stretch Out and Wait

14.That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore

15.Oscillate Wildly

16.You Just Haven’t Earned It Yet, Baby

17.Rubber Ring