Going Underground

~ Recording by The Jam

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Going Underground 2:53 Going Underground The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) POSPJ 113
1.1 Going Underground 2:53 Going Underground The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) POSP 113
1.1 Going Underground 2:53 Going Underground The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 2137 087, 2137 088, 2607 044
1.18 Going Underground ?:?? Snap! The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) SNAPC 1, SNAPC 45
2.2 Going Underground 2:56 Snap! The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) SNAP1
1.12 Going Underground 2:57 Compact Snap! The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 821 712-2
2.13 Going Underground ?:?? Now That’s What I Call Music: Smash Hits Various Artists NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) NOSH 1
2.12 Going Underground 2:55 Now That’s What I Call Music: Smash Hits Various Artists NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) CD NOSH 1
2.13 Going Underground ?:?? Now That’s What I Call Music! Smash Hits Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) TC NOSH 1
2.8 Going Underground 2:57 Ones on 1 Various Artists BBC Records (had undergone several name changes, see aliases) REF 693
1.8 Going Underground 2:53 The Marquee: 30 Legendary Years Various Artists
1.9 Going Underground 2:55 The Greatest Hits of the 80s Various Artists Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) TCD 2382
1.8 Going Underground 2:53 The Marquee: 30 Legendary Years Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 840 010-2
1.12 Going Underground 2:57 All the Choice Cuts The Jam PolyGram Australia 821 712-2
1.10 Going Underground 2:54 Greatest Hits The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 849 554-2
1.10 Going Underground 2:54 Greatest Hits The Jam Metronome (Hamburg) 511 125-2
1.10 Going Underground 2:54 Greatest Hits The Jam Polydor (Japanese domestic releases only!) POCP-1120
1.10 Going Underground 2:54 Greatest Hits The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. 849 554-2, D 102214
1.17 Going Underground 2:55 Rock Times, Volume 13: 1979-1980 Various Artists Zounds 27000336 A
1.2 Going Underground 2:57 Going Underground Various Artists Castle Communications (primary imprint of Castle Communications PLC) CTVCD 123
2.11 Going Underground 2:54 It's Only Rock 'n' Roll... but We Like It! Various Artists Fragile Records (UK rock) CDFRL 1004
1.2 Going Underground 2:54 Spirit of the Edge, Volume 1 Various Artists PolyGram 314 516 725 2
2.5 Going Underground 2:55 The Greatest No.1s of the 80s Various Artists Pure Music (UK label) PMCD7003
1.12 Going Underground 2:53 Alterno-Daze: Origin of the Species: 2000 BC to ? Various Artists Rebound Records 314 520 323-2
1.15 Going Underground 2:53 The Best 80's Album in the World... Ever! Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 68
1.2 Going Underground 2:54 Teenage Kicks: 46 Classic Punk & New Wave Tracks Various Artists PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 525 338-2
2.1 Going Underground 2:53 Lost Property Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 52056
1.16 Going Underground 2:54 25 Years of Number 1 Hits, Volume 5: 1978/1979/1980 Various Artists Connoisseur Collection
1.2 Going Underground 2:53 The Number One Punk Album Various Artists PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 535 658-2
3.10 Going Underground 2:56 Direction Reaction Creation The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 537 143-2, 537 144-2, 537 145-2, 537 146-2, 537 147-2, 537 148-2
1.12 Going Underground 2:56 Compact Snap! The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 821 712-2
1.13 Going Underground ?:?? Jeroen van Inkel’s Formule 1 Box Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 487368 2
1.4 Going Underground 2:54 Once in a Lifetime Various Artists Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) TCD2889
1.11 Going Underground 2:56 The Very Best of The Jam The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 537 423-2
2.11 Going Underground 2:54 Fantastic 80s! Various Artists Sony Music TV SONYTV37CD
1.10 Going Underground 2:55 The All Time Greatest Rock Songs of the 60s, 70s, 80s & 90s, Vol 2 Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music TV, Warner.ESP MOODCD63
1.1 Going Underground 2:56 Sound of the Suburbs Various Artists Crimson Productions CRIMIDCD52
1.16 Going Underground 2:55 Postpunk Chronicles: Going Underground Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75334
1.17 Going Underground 2:54 Now That’s What I Call Music! 1980: The Millennium Series Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal"), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 5 20253 2 9, NOWMIL 1980
2.17 Going Underground 2:56 Guitar Club Classics Various Artists SPV Germany SPV 089-29432 DCD
1.16 Going Underground 2:55 The Best Pub Jukebox in the World… Ever! Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 308
2.12 Going Underground 2:53 Music of the Millennium 2 Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) Disc 1: 560231-2, Disc 2: 560232-2, Set No. 560230-2
2.10 Going Underground 2:53 The Greatest No. 1 Singles Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 357
1.1 Going Underground 2:55 45 rpm: The Singles 1980–1982 The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 587 620-2
1.15 Going Underground 2:55 Setting Sons The Jam
1.15 Going Underground 2:52 80's: Simply the Best Eighties Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom 0927410792
1.12 Going Underground 2:55 St. Pauli Underground Various Artists
2.2 Going Underground 2:53 Rude Boy Revival Various Artists Telstar TV TTVCD3247
1.16 Going Underground 2:56 The Sound of The Jam The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 589 781-2
1.1 Going Underground 2:53 Eighties Various Artists Spectrum Music (budget label)
1.14 Going Underground 2:53 50 Years of the Greatest Hit Singles Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD X 491
1.16 Going Underground 2:56 The Sound of The Jam The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 589 920-2
1.12 Going Underground 2:56 The Sound of The Jam The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 440-065 635-2
1.8 Going Underground 2:54 The Very Best of Drive Time: 40 Driving Classics and Feel Good Anthems Various Artists Telstar TV TTVCD3336
1.18 Going Underground 2:55 The Best Air Guitar Album in the World… III Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD557
1.14 Going Underground 2:56 20 UK No.1s from the 80s Various Artists Crimson Productions CRIMCD376
1.13 Going Underground 2:57 The 80's Collection: Super Hits Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 544/32
1.8 Going Underground 2:54 The Very Best of Drive Time: 40 Driving Classics and Feel Good Anthems Various Artists BMG UK & Ireland TTVCD3336
1.2 Going Underground 2:58 The Football Factory Various Artists
1.16 Going Underground 2:56 The Sound of The Jam The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 0602498191187
1.10 Going Underground 2:56 All the Hits: Radio Clyde's 30th Anniversary Various Artists River Records RIVERCD 030
1.2 Going Underground 2:56 Left of the Dial: Dispatches From the 80s Underground Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 76490
3.13 Going Underground 2:56 The World’s Greatest Various Artists BMG TV 82876658592
2.9 Going Underground 2:55 Rock Giganten Various Artists Brunswick News 060249816020 (6)
1.6 Going Underground 2:56 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of The Jam The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) B0003857-02
2.19 Going Underground 2:54 Student Daze Various Artists BMG TV
1.1 Going Underground 2:54 Teenage Kicks 2: Going Underground Various Artists Sanctuary Records (UK 1996-present) TDSAN021
1.16 Going Underground 2:56 Gold The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 0602498325728
3.2 Going Underground 2:53 School Disco Presents Number 1s! Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom WSMCD230
2.2 Going Underground 2:56 Snap! The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) B0002416-02
2.2 Going Underground 2:56 Snap! The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 9877181
3.4 Going Underground 2:54 Greatest Ever! Eighties: The Definitive Collection Various Artists Union Square Music GTSTCD002
1.2 Going Underground 2:55 Hit Parade Paul Weller Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 9843522
1.11 Going Underground 2:55 Hit Parade Paul Weller Universal Island Records (not for release label use; a division of Universal Music Operations Limited) 9842615
1.2 Going Underground 2:55 Hit Parade Paul Weller Universal Island Records (not for release label use; a division of Universal Music Operations Limited) 9842593
2.9 Going Underground 2:55 Essential Songs Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 9844991
7.11 Going Underground 2:51 Classic Cuts Presents 80’s Night: The Ultimate DJ Collection Various Artists Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985)
1.1 Going Underground 2:58 New Wave Heroes Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876851032
1.19 Going Undergound 2:57 The Jam Story The Jam Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 983301 4
1.6 Going Underground 2:55 The No.1 DJ Collection: 80's, Volume 1 Various Artists Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985)
1.9 Going Underground 2:54 Now That’s What I Call Music! 1980 Various Artists
1.3 Going Underground 2:54 7″ Heroes Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5302421
1.13 Going Underground 2:58 Capital Gold Legendary Labels Various Artists Universal International (find the correct division! NO RELEASES)
3.14 Going Underground 2:53 Essential New & Electro Wave Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 511967
2.3 Going Underground 2:52 NME: Classics Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 900
1.12 Going Underground 2:56 100 Hits: Drivetime Various Artists 100 Hits DMG 100 026
3.8 Going Underground 2:54 Dad’s Jukebox Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5309453
2.9 Going Underground 2:54 Greatest Ever! Dad: The Definitive Collection Various Artists Union Square Music GTSTCD023
1.16 Going Underground 2:52 The Ultimate Collection: Driving Songs – 100 Hits Various Artists ULTIMBX 009
4.2 Going Underground 2:56 Ultimate Collection: 80s School Days Various Artists Union Square Music
1.5 Going Underground 2:54 Top Gear: Seriously Rock & Roll Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 8823986
1.16 Going Underground 2:57 Chart Boxx: Best of Rock Various Artists Sonocord 5317209
2.2 Going Underground 2:55 Top of the Pops Rock Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher)
1.1 Going Underground 2:53 101 Punk & New Wave Anthems Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCDX997
1.17 Going Underground 2:54 New Wave Classix Various Artists Universal Music Spain, S.L. (not for release label use!) 0600753260036
Promotion
1.11 Going Underground 2:55 BMG Music Publishing Various Artists BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") BMGP6
1.4 Going Underground 2:55 Rocking All Over the World Various Artists Daily Mail ASDMCD01, ASDMCD04
1.4 Going Underground 2:55 Solid Gold, Volume 1: Rocking All Over the World Various Artists Daily Mail ASDMCD01
1.10 Going Underground 2:58 Paul Weller: Britain's Coolest Songwriter Paul Weller BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") BMG PUB007
Bootleg
1.13 Going Underground 2:54 Hipocondria Mods: Mod Revival Various Artists Hipocondria Mods HMRCD005

Relationships

drums: Rick Buckler
guitar: Paul Weller
bass: Bruce Foxton
producer: Vic Coppersmith‐Heaven
vocals: Bruce Foxton
Paul Weller
phonographic copyright by: Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.)
recorded at: The Town House in Shepherd's Bush, Hammersmith and Fulham, London, United Kingdom (1980-01-16)
mash-ups: Nobody Makes the Sweet Jam Taste Better (Sweet Tee & Jazzy Joyce vs. The Jam vs. Carly Simon vs. The Beatles) by Go Home Productions
recording of: Going Underground (1980-01-16)

Going Underground

composer: Paul Weller
lyricist: Paul Weller
publisher: BMG Music Publishing Ltd.
Stylist Music Ltd.