That's Entertainment

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MORRISSEY song
Name That's Entertainment
Album/single Sing Your Life (single)
Length 3:54
Writer/composer Paul Weller
Producer Clive Langer
Alan Winstanley
(Re)mixed by Boz Boorer (2020)
Release 1 April 1991 & 2020

Information

Original version by The Jam (1980).
As per record center sticker (2020), additions to the original recording:

"Acoustic guitars, programming and mixing by Boz Boorer" 

Lyrics

Police car with a screaming siren
Pneumatic drill on a ripped up concrete
Baby wails, a stray dog howling
Brakes screech at a lamp light blinking

That's entertainment
That's entertainment

Smash of glass and a rumble of boots
Electric train and a ripped up phone booth
A hot day and a sticky black tarmac
A hot day and I'm wishing I was far away

That's entertainment
That's entertainment

Days of speed and slow time Mondays
Wake up 6AM and think about your holidays
Open window and breathe in petrol
Cold flat with a dump on the walls

Yes, that's entertainment
That's entertainment

Two lovers kissing over screams of midnight
Two lovers miss the tranquility of solitude
Read graffiti of slashed seat affairs
Splattered walls and a kick in the balls
Is all that you get, in the name of entertainment


Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 54

Morrissey live history:

... further results

Appears On


Discogs Information

Credits

Notes

1. BMG Music Publishing Ltd. 2. Warner Chappell Music Ltd./EMI Virgin Music Ltd.

For promotional use only

Track 1 ℗ 1991 Track 2 ℗ 1988 The copyright in this sound recording is owned by EMI Records Ltd. © 1997 EMI Records Ltd. Printed in Holland. Made in Holland.

This cd-single promo was made to promote the 'Suedehead - The Best Of Morrissey' album compilation. Some rumors say it was scheduled to be released as a single but the project has been scrapped.

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Discogs information (additional release)

Notes

Labels: ℗ 1980 Polydor Ltd (London) Cover: ℗ & © Polydor U.K. Ltd. Original sound recording made by Polydor Ltd (London) A Side: (from the Polydor album 'SOUND AFFECTS' - POLD 5035)

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