The Smiths ‎– Girlfriend In A Coma

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Rough Trade ‎– RT 197
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Vinyl, 7", Single, 45 RPM, EMI Pressing
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A Girlfriend In A Coma
Arranged By [Strings] – Marr*Engineer [Assistant] – Steve Williams (6)Producer – Johnny Marr, Morrissey, Stephen StreetWritten-By – Marr*, Morrissey
2:02
B Work Is A Four-Letter Word
Engineer [Assistant] – Step ParikanProducer – Grant ShowbizRemix – Stephen StreetWritten-By – Black*, Woolfenden*
2:09

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Standard issue released with grey tinted front sleeve.
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Variation 1: green tinted sleeve / with 12" tracklist
Variation 2: standard grey sleeve / MPO pressing.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5014644101974
  • Label Code: LC 5661
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - etched; all variants): AND NEVER MORE SHALL BE SO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - etched; all variants): SO FAR, SO BAD
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - stamped; variant 1): RT 197 A-1U-1-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - stamped; variant 1): RT 197 B-1U-1-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - stamped; variant 2): RT 197 A-1U-1-1-ↄ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - stamped; variant 2): RT 197 B-1U-1-1-ↄ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - stamped; variant 3): RT 197 A-1U-1-1-2-5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - stamped; variant 3): RT 197 B-1U-1-1-C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - stamped; variant 4): RT 197 A-1U-1-1-10
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - stamped; variant 4): RT 197 B-1U-1-1-1-2-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - stamped; variant 5): RT 197 A-1U-1-1-2-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - stamped; variant 5): RT 197 B-1U-1-1-4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout - stamped; variant 6): RT 197 A-1U-1-1-2-7
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout - stamped; variant 6): RT 197 B-1U-1-1-14

Other Versions (5 of 23) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RTT 197 The Smiths Girlfriend In A Coma(12", Single, EMI) Rough Trade RTT 197 UK 1987 Sell This Version
41 271 M, 41 271.M The Smiths Girlfriend In A Coma(12") Nuevos Medios, Rough Trade 41 271 M, 41 271.M Spain 1987 Sell This Version
RTT 197 The Smiths Girlfriend In A Coma(12", Single, CBS) Rough Trade RTT 197 UK 1987 Sell This Version
651099 7 The Smiths Girlfriend In A Coma(7", Single) Rough Trade 651099 7 Australia 1987 Sell This Version
RTT 197 The Smiths Girlfriend In A Coma(12", Single, M/Print, CBS) Rough Trade RTT 197 UK 1987 Sell This Version

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Gundozer

Gundozer

August 18, 2016
Great little track there, maybe a little to poppish and "happy" but of course a classic Hit...I never seem to remember how the B-side sounds. Have owned this since back in the days, never really listened much to B side. The singer later went on to become a famous pop singer on his own (kidding)