Blue Monday (88)


Worldwide releases

7 Inch Vinyl

AU 1988 (Factory/CBS FAC 73-7)
BZ 1988 (BIZZ Magazine flexi)
FR 1988 (Virgin 90418)
FR 1988 Virgin France 80373 (ss)
GE 1988 (Factory/Rough Trade RTD 035)
IT 1988 CGD 1NT 1804 (ss)
SP 1988 Factory / Neuvos Medios 31 318 (ss)
SW 1988 (Factory/MNW FAC 73-7)
UK 1988 (Factory FAC 73-7)
US 1988 (Qwest 9 27979-7)
US 1988 (Qwest 9 21887-7)

7 Inch Vinyl Promos

SP 1988 (Nuevos Medios 30 318/DLM16350-88) [jukebox promo]
UK 1988 Factory FAC73-7R White Label Test Press (ss)
US 1988 (Qwest 7-27979-A) [promo]
US 1988 (Qwest DJ 28871-7) [DJ promo]

10 Inch Vinyl Promos

UK 1988 (Factory FAC 73R)
US 1988 (Grudman 7-27979-A) [acetate for side A]
US 1988 (Grudman 7-27979-B) [acetate for side B]

12 Inch Vinyl

AU 1988 (Factory/CBS FAC 73R)
AU 1990 (Factory/Festival X14825)
CA 1988 (PolyGram 870 354-1)
GE 1988 (Factory/Rough Trade RTD 035T)
GR 1988 Virgin / FactoryVG2112Z / Fac 73R (ss)
IT 1988 CGD INT15370 (ss)
JP 1988 (Factory/Nippon Columbia YW-7442)
NL 1988 Factory FAC7312 / FAC73R (ss)
SP 1988 Factory / Neuvos Medios 31 313M / 31 313 (ss)
SW 1988 (Factory/MNW FAC 73R
UK 1988 (Factory FAC 73R)
UK 2004 (Rephlex CAT 86 EP) [“Acid House Remixes by 808 State”] Blue Monday (so hot mix)
Confusion (acid house mix)

12″: US 1988 (Qwest 9 20869-0)

12 Inch Vinyl Promos

AU 1988 CBS FAC73R White Label Test Press (ss)
BZ 1988 (WEA 6wp.0031) [promo] Blue Monday 1988
[includes 3 tracks by other artists]

NL 1988 (Stemra FAC 73-12) [white label]
UK 1988 (Factory FAC 73RD) 7:10 Blue Monday 1988
7:16 Blue Monday 1988 (DJ only mix)

US 1988 (Qwest/Precision Lacquer) [acetate] 4:10 Blue Monday (remix/edit)
US 1988 (Specialty Records 20869) [white label test press]
7:09 Blue Monday 1988
7:16 Blue Monday 1988 (dub)
7:02 Touched by the Hand of God
5:30 Touched by the Hand of God (dub) *

US 1988 (Qwest PRO-A-3037) [promo] 7:27 Blue Monday (club mix) ***
7:02 Touched by the Hand of God (remix)
5:30 Touched by the Hand of God (dub version)

Cassette (inc maxi singles CMS)

AU 1988 (Factory/CBS FACC 73R)
ID 1989 (EMI TC-FACC 73R) 4:10 Blue Monday 1988
4:14 Beach Buggy

US 1988 (Qwest 9 27979-4) 4:10 Blue Monday 1988 (7″ version)
3:41 Touched by the Hand of God (edit)

US 1988 (Qwest 9 21887-4) 4:10 Blue Monday 1988 (single mix)
4:02 True Faith [remix/edit]

AU 1990 (Factory/Festival C14825) (CMS)
CA 1988 (PolyGram 870 354-4) (CMS)
7:09 Blue Monday 1988 (12″ mix)
3:41 Touched by the Hand of God (single version)
4:10 Blue Monday 1988 (single version)
7:16 Blue Monday 1988 (dub version)

Cassette Promos

UK 1988 (???) [promo]
Blue Monday (7″ remix
US 1988 (Warner Bros./A&M Studios) [promo] [“Various Mixes”] (CMS)
Blue Monday 1988 (7″ – composite edit)
Blue Monday 1988 (12″ – composite)
Blue Monday 1988 (instr. dub)
Blue Monday 1988 (vocal dub)
Blue Monday 1988 (alt. instr. – simple)
Blue Monday 1988 (alt. body #1 – new bass)
Blue Monday 1988 (alt. body #2 – new reslow/bass)
Blue Monday 1988 (alt. body #3 – new reslow)
Blue Monday 1988 (alt. body #4 – samples)
Blue Monday 1988 (alt. body #5 – new bass/reslow/samples)

CD3 Compact Disc

JP 1988 (Factory/Nippon Columbia 10CY-8038) 7:10 Blue Monday 1988
6:52 Beach Buggy

CD3 Compact Disc Promo

CD3: JP 1988 Factory/Nippon Columbia 10CY-8038) (PROMO) (ss)

CD5 Compact Disc

AU 1988 (Factory/CBS FACD 73R)
AU 1990 (Factory/Festival D10146)
CA 1988 (PolyGram 870 354-2) 7:09 Blue Monday 1988 (12″ mix)
7:16 Blue Monday 1988 (dub version)
3:41 Touched by the Hand of God (single version)
4:10 Blue Monday 1988 (single version)
5:32 Touched by the Hand of God (dub version) *

GE 1988 (Factory/Rough Trade 410 0060 3)
JP 1988 (Factory/Nippon Columbia 15CY-5020)
7:09 Blue Monday 1988
4:17 Beach Buggy
7:29 Blue Monday

UK 1988 (Factory FACD 73R)
7:09 Blue Monday 1988 (12 inch)
6:52 Beach Buggy (12 inch)
4:09 Blue Monday 1988 (7 inch)
UK 1988 (Factory FACDV 73R) [PAL]
7:09 Blue Monday 1988
7:16 Beach Buggy **
4:09 Blue Monday 1988 (7″ version) +
4:10 Blue Monday 1988 (video)

CD5 Compact Disc Promos

US 1988 (Qwest PRO-CD-3053) [promo]
4:10 Blue Monday 1988 (single mix)
7:09 Blue Monday 1988 (12″ mix)
7:16 Blue Monday 1988 (dub version)

VHS Promo

UK 1988 (Factory FAC 73RV) [promo]
US 1988 (Warner Bros.) [promo] [April 8]
US 1988 (Warner Bros. A65501) [promo] [April 11]

Betamax Promo

US 1988 (Warner Bros. A65501) [promo] [April 12] 4:06 Blue Monday 1988

Other Release information:

+ A unique, slightly different mix/edit.
* In fact “Touched by the Hand of Dub”.
** Actually “Blue Monday 1988 (dub version)” .
*** Actually 12″ version of the original “Blue Monday”