The Stranglers ‎– Rattus Norvegicus

United Artists Records ‎– UAG 30045
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Sometimes 4:50
A2 Goodbye Toulouse 3:12
A3 London Lady 2:25
A4 Princess Of The Streets 4:34
A5 Hanging Around 4:25
B1 Peaches 4:03
B2 (Get A) Grip (On Yourself)
Tenor Saxophone – Eric Clark (3)
B3 Ugly 4:03
Down In The Sewer 7:30
B4a Falling
B4b Down In The Sewer
B4c Trying To Get Out Again
B4d Rats Rally

Companies, etc.



Published By April Music Ltd./Albion Music.
Produced At T.W. Studios, Fulham January/February 1977.
Mixed At Olympic Studios, Barnes.

Issued in EGC/ST/77 picture sleeve, following the original UK issue of 10.000 copies with bonus single.

Has inner picture liner, with die-cut radius corners. The vinyl labels have the 'sunburst rat' design.
This issue has no "Jonz" mastering credit on the A-side runout and is otherwise identical to this version

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): UAG 30045A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): UAG 30045B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A [Stamped] )Variant 1)): UAG 30045 A-2U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B [Stamped] )Variant 1)): UAG 30045 B-1U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A [Etched] (Variant 2)): VAG 30045-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B [Etched] (Variant 2)): VAG 30045-B

Other Versions (5 of 64) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
UAG 30045, FREE 3 The Stranglers Rattus Norvegicus(LP, Album + 7", Single + Ltd) United Artists Records, United Artists Records UAG 30045, FREE 3 UK 1977 Sell This Version
CDP 7 46362 2 The Stranglers IV / Rattus Norvegicus(CD, Album) EMI CDP 7 46362 2 UK 1988 Sell This Version
D-57537 The Stranglers IV (Rattus Norvegicus)(Cass, Album) United Artists Records D-57537 Spain 1978 Sell This Version
FA 3001, UAG 30045 The Stranglers Rattus Norvegicus(LP, Album, RE) Fame, Liberty, United Artists Records FA 3001, UAG 30045 UK Unknown Sell This Version
TOCP-53274 The Stranglers Rattus Norvegicus(CD, Album, RE) EMI TOCP-53274 Japan 2002 Sell This Version