The Who ‎– It's Hard

Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9 23731-1, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 1-23731
Vinyl, LP, Album, Specialty Pressing, No Rim Text

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A1 Athena 3:42
A2 It's Your Turn
Rhythm Guitar – Andy Fairweather-Low
A3 Cook's County 3:44
A4 It's Hard 3:40
A5 Dangerous
Organ – Tim GormanSynthesizer – John Entwistle, Tim Gorman
A6 Eminence Front
Electric Piano – Tim GormanSynthesizer – Pete Townshend
B1 I've Known No War 5:45
B2 One Life's Enough
Piano – Pete TownshendSynthesizer – Pete Townshend, Tim Gorman
B3 One At A Time
Synthesizer – John Entwistle, Tim Gorman
B4 Why Did I Fall For That 3:18
B5 A Man Is A Man 3:48
B6 Cry If You Want 4:35

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Catalog number 9 23731-1 appears on spine, catalog number 1-23731 appears on labels.
Comes with a plain white inner sleeve.
This version differs from other Specialty pressings by having cream labels with horizontal lines and no rim text. The Who - It's Hard has lines and rim text; The Who - It's Hard has WB "ghost" logo labels and no rim text.

"SRC" in runouts denotes a Specialty Records Corporation pressing.

© ℗ 1992 Goldshower Limited
All songs published by Towser Tunes, Inc. BMI except:
A2, A5, B3 published by Hot Red Music BMI

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7599-23731-1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 075992373111
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side 1): 1-23731-A SR2 SP TMLX
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side 2): 1-23731-B SR3 TML-M
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Side 2): SRC (Large S with the R and C in the loops)
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 89) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
WHOD 5066, 2311 180 The Who It's Hard(LP, Album) Polydor, Polydor WHOD 5066, 2311 180 UK 1982 Sell This Version
W4-23731 The Who It's Hard(Cass, Album, Club) Warner Bros. Records W4-23731 US 1982 Sell This Version
WHOD 5066, 2311 180, B002557-01 The Who It's Hard(LP, Album) Polydor, Polydor, Geffen Records WHOD 5066, 2311 180, B002557-01 USA & Canada 2015 Sell This Version
UICY-94783 The Who It's Hard(CD, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM, Pap) Polydor UICY-94783 Japan 2011 Sell This Version
MCAD-11635 The Who It's Hard(CD, Album, Club, RE, RM) MCA Records MCAD-11635 US 1997 Sell This Version