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That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore (single)

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Cover art
THE SMITHS Single
Name That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
Release
Length
Recorded
Writer/composer Morrissey/Marr
Producer
Art work Child pictured is from "The Enchanted Desna" by Julia Solntseva. The image was published in "Film & Filming" (February, 1965).
Vinyl Etching UK 7": OUR SOULS, OUR SOULS, OUR SOULS / OUR SOULS, OUR SOULS, OUR SOULS

UK 12": OUR SOULS, OUR SOULS, OUR SOULS / blank Canadian 12": HELEN WHEELS / blank

Publisher Rough Trade Records (UK)
Sire Records (US)
Format(s) 7" Vinyl, 12" Vinyl, CD
Chart position UK #49
Single chronology
The Headmaster Ritual
That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
The Boy With The Thorn In His Side

Live History

Play count (The Smiths concert): 77

The Smiths live history:

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Play count (Morrissey concert): 29

Morrissey live history:

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Appears On



Discogs Information

Credits

  • Music By - Johnny Marr
  • Words By - Morrissey

Notes

This is the MPO push-out centre variant (see: solid centre variant). Also an EMI Records pressing with push-out centre exists.

A-Side: 'From the Rough Trade LP [r=373240] (Rough 81)'. B-Side: recorded live in Oxford, 18 Mar 1985.

© 1985 Warner Bros. Music Ltd.

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Discogs information (additional release)

Notes

Custom flesh-coloured inner sleeve.

Track A1 From the Rough Trade LP "Meat Is Murder" (Rough 81) Tracks B1-B4 were recorded live in Oxford, 18 Mar 1985

© 1985 Warner Bros. Music Made in the UK

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Wikipedia Information

"That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore" is a song by the English rock band the Smiths. The full length version of the song appears on the album Meat Is Murder, and was the sole track from the album to be released, in edited form, as a UK single. The song was composed by guitarist Johnny Marr and singer Morrissey. Marr has cited it as one of his favourite Smiths songs.