New Albert Finney sleeve for "The Boy With..." demo 7"

* NOTE Mar. 26 - main page article had to be re-created as it was accidentally deleted a few days ago.

New sleeve from the Pitchfork article, link posted by an anonymous person (original post):

The Smiths 7” With Unreleased Music Set for Record Store Day - Pitchfork

Also, posted by GMS:

Here's what's written about it on RSD's website:

Smiths, The - The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
1 x 43g 7" Black vinyl (dinked)
More Info:

Building towards the overall plan for the Queen Is Dead releases next year there will be a 7" single featuring two previously unreleased versions of The Boy With The Thorn In His Side and Rubber Ring:A. The Boy With The Thorn In His Side (demo mix) B. Rubber Ring (early Drone Studios version).

".....overall plan for 'The Queen Is Dead' releases next year....."??

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I understand. Thanks for the reply. Like records in the 80's where you needed the small round piece on the turntable so the record would fit snug. Got it!


the one he left behind
So when are we getting the full album release of demos and other treasures?

joe frady

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Apparently ~ Artwork by "Esteban" & Matrix run-out message reads "TRUMP WILL KILL AMERICA"

Not exactly subtle, but as The Boy Styles says "it's a sign of the times"

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