Sonic Youth ‎– Bad Moon Rising

Torso ‎– 40011
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Intro
A2 Brave Men Run (In My Family)
A3 Society Is A Hole
A4 I Love Her All The Time
B1 Ghost Bitch
B2 I'm Insane
B3 Justice Is Might
B4 Death Valley '69
Vocals [With] – Lydia Lunch

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Includes single-side printed sheet with lyrics.
EFA distribution to be found on sticker (back cover).

Back cover:
Torso 40011
Released under license from Blast First Records by Torso Records. Printed in the E.E.C.

Made in Holland. Distribution CBS Records

Recorded/Mixed/Remixed: Before Christ, NYC, Sept-Oct 1984
Side One (18:15), side two (19:16)
Thanx to: Catherine Bachmann/Nicole Ceresole/Tom Dejesu - NYC/Althea & C. Wayne Gordon
Reproduced by kind permission of Savage Contest/Rough Trade Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: none
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched runout side A ['D' and 'MPO' curled out]): BÐFFP 1 A¹ 08-024274-2-A-I IT'S A BIRD IN THE HAND, IT'S A MODERN LAND - SONICS RENDESVOUZ. A PORKY PRIME CUT. A M̶P̶O̶
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched runout side B ['D' and 'MPO' curled out]): BÐFFP 1 B¹ PREPARE FOR THE WORST, HOPE FOR THE BEST. A PORKY PRIME CUT. 08-024274-2-B-I A M̶P̶O̶
  • Matrix / Runout (CBS artwork code on back cover and insert): 08-024274-20
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 08-024274-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 08-024274-2
  • Rights Society: STEMRA

Other Versions (5 of 41) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BFFP 1, HMS 016 Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising(LP, Album) Blast First, Homestead Records BFFP 1, HMS 016 UK & US 1985 Sell This Version
Goo 018 Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising(CD, Album, RE) Goofin' Records Goo 018 US 2015 Sell This Version
ORG-042 Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising(LP, Album, RE, RM, TP, 180) ORG Music ORG-042 US 2010 Sell This Version
BFFP 1 CD Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising(CD, Album, RP) Blast First BFFP 1 CD UK Unknown Sell This Version
GED 24512, 424 512-2 Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising(CD, Album, RE) Geffen Records, Geffen Records GED 24512, 424 512-2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version