Pills 'N' Thrills And Bellyaches

  LP: AR 1990 (London 29311)  [Promo with Spanish tracklisting]
  LP: AU 1990 (Festival L 30509)
  LP: CZ 1990 (Popron Music 50137-1)
  LP: GE 1990 (London 828 223-1)
  LP: GR 1990 (PolyGram 828 223-1)
  LP: PG 1990 (PolyGram Discos 828 223-1)
  LP: UK 1990 (Factory FACT 320)
  LP: UK 1990 (Factory FACT 320)  [Wltp]
  LP: US 1990 (Elektra 60986-1)
  LP: US 1990 (Elektra/Columbia House E1 60986)
  CS: AU 1990 (Festival C 30509)
  CS: CA 1990 (Elektra 96 9864)
  CS: GE 1990 (London 828 223-4)
  CS: GR 1990 (London 828 223-4)
  CS: UK 1990 (Factory FACT 320C)
  CS: UR 1991 (Mercury 828 223-4)
  CS: US 1990 (Elektra 9 60986-4)
  CS: US 1990 (Elektra/Columbia House E4 60986)
  CD: AU 1990 (Festival D 30509) 
  CD: CA 1990 (Elektra/Warner Canada CD 60986)
  CD: CZ 1990 (Popron Music 50137-2)
  CD: GE 1990 (London 828 223-2)
  CD: JP 1990 (Polydor K.K. POCD-1035)  *
  CD: JP 1998 (Polydor K.K. POCD-1987)  *
  CD: JP 1999 (East West AMCE-6032)
  CD: JP 2007 (Warner Music Japan WPCR-75312)
  CD: UK 1990 (Factory FACD 320)
  CD: UK 1999 (London 398428251-2)  **
  CD: UK 2012 (Rhino Records)  ***
6xCD: UK 1999 (London BOX SET)  ****
5xCD: UK 2013 (Rhino Records 2564642929)  *****
  CD: US 1990 (Elektra 9 60986-2)
  CD: US 1990 (Elektra/Columbia House E2 60986)
      03:59   Kinky Afro
      04:58   God's Cop
      04:04   Donovan
      03:20   Grandbag's Funeral
      05:07   Loose Fit
      04:24   Dennis And Lois
      05:10   Bob's Yer Uncle
      05:17   Step On
      03:28   Holiday
      04:02   Harmony
      06:26   Hallelujah (Club Mix)  *
      03:28   Clap Your Hands  *
      02:50   Holy Ghost  *
      06:11   Rave On  *

**    Worldwide re-release.
***   Free with The Guardian newspaper. No cat. no.
****  Part of a promo only 6 CD boxed set with design of Loads.
***** Part of a 5 CD boxed set called "Original Album Series".

Notes:
- First editions of the LP, CS and CD releases had logos of
  sweets, subsequent editions had the logos removed due to licensing
  problems.
- Produced by Paul Oakenfold and Steve Osborne.
- Sleeve design by Central Station Design.
- Reached #4 in UK album charts.
- To promote the record Factory/London organized a meal at the London 
  Zoo Aquarium in November 1990. And there apparantly was an idea to 
  charter a clinic.
- T-Shirts with the Pills design have been designed and manufactured.
- Another promo item was a large "pill" containing band-aids etc.


CD+DVD: UK 1999 (Rhino Records 51442 4011-2)
                [CD]
        03:59   Kinky Afro
        04:58   God's Cop
        04:04   Donovan
        03:20   Grandbag's Funeral
        05:07   Loose Fit
        04:24   Dennis And Lois
        05:10   Bob's Yer Uncle
        05:17   Step On
        03:28   Holiday
        04:02   Harmony
        05:55   Step On (Twisting My Melon Mix)
        03:55   Kinky Afro (7" Euro Mix)
        05:59   Loose Fit (12" Version)
        06:20   Bob's Yer Uncle (12" Version)
        04:21   Tokoloshe Man
                
                [DVD]
                Tart Tart  [Directed by Michael Avatar / Donald Guy, 10/1986]
                24 Hour Party People  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 12/1987]
                Lazyitis  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 05/1989]
                Wrote For Luck  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 09/1989]
                Hallelujah  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 12/1989]
                Clap Your Hands  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 12/1989]
                Step On  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 03/1990]
                Kinky Afro  [Directed by Keith Jobling, 10/1990]
                Loose Fit  [Directed by Philip Shotton, 02/1991]
                Judge Fudge  [Directed by The Bailey Brothers, 11/1991]

Cross References

Singles
Kinky Afro
Loose Fit
Rave On
Step On

Albums
Double Easy
Greatest Hits
Hallelujah
Live
Loads & Loads More

Videos
Barcelona
Call The Cops
The Happy Mondays Party
Madchester
One Louder

Soundtracks
There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
This Life
24 Hour Party People
Welcome To Sarajevo

Compilations
Compilations


A Happy Mondays Discography
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