Blister in the Sun

~ Recording by Violent Femmes

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack artistRelease titleRelease artistRelease group typeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)9 23845-1
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.), Warner Bros. Records (1958–2019; “WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across)92 38451
1.1Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Rough Trade (pre‐2000), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)RTD 17
1.1Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)9 23845-2
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
London American Recordings, Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)828 035-1, SLMP 15
1.1Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Liberation Records (Australian, big LIB logo or target behind name, 1981–1999; big L and record logo, 2018–)D19435
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent Femmes (BMG club edition)Violent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (BMG company that owned their direct marketing company/club editions)9 23845-2, D 100147
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Metronome (Swedish label, active internationally)828 035-1
1.1Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
London Records (UK, 1947–98), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)P2 28035
1.10Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesDebacle: The First DecadeViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Liberation Records (Australian, big LIB logo or target behind name, 1981–1999; big L and record logo, 2018–), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)L30477
1.10Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesDebacle: The First DecadeViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Liberation Records (Australian, big LIB logo or target behind name, 1981–1999; big L and record logo, 2018–)D30477
1.10Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesDebacle: The First DecadeViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
1.1Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
London Records (UK, 1947–98), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)422-828035-2
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)3984 28259 2
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)828 035-2
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
  • US1993-09-14
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)9 45403-2
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
  • US1993-09-14
Reprise Records, Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)9 45403-2
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.), Reprise Records45403-2, CDW 45403
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (BMG company that owned their direct marketing company/club editions)9 45403-2, D 120680
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
London Records (UK, 1947–98), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)828 399-2
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993) (club edition)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)W2 45403
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)CDSLASH 11
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Liberation Records (Australian, big LIB logo or target behind name, 1981–1999; big L and record logo, 2018–)TVC93385 (RMC53385)
1.8Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesJust Can’t Get Enough: New Wave Hits of the ’80s, Volume 9Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1994-10-18
Rhino (reissue label)R2 71702
1.12Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesChoose 80sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Mercury Records (or just “Mercury.” A UMG imprint, do not use it for ©/℗ credits)314 553 535-2
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)WICD 5300
1.4Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesFroshVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
PolyGram565 014-2
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAdd It Up (1981–1993)Violent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
London Records 903984 28258 2
1.1Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
  • US2000-10-17
Rhino (reissue label)R2 79951
2.5Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesMaynard’s Rewind, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)498274.2
1.5Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesSchoolies 2000: Your Soundtrack to MayhemVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)520161-2
1.16Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesThe World’s Best Ever Beer Songs, Volume 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!)7243 5 29612 2 4
1.14Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesFor the Record, Volume 4 (1985-1989)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Shock (Australian independent)FTRCD4
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent Femmes (remastered & expanded)Violent FemmesAlbum
  • US2002-06-18
  • GB2002-07-08
Rhino (reissue label)8122-78242-2, R2 78242
2.5Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesThe World's Absolute Best Ever Beer SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2002-11-04
EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!)5 43955 2
3.15Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesGreatest Hits of the 80'sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2002
1.1Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
  • US2003-09-09
Rhino (reissue label)R1 79951
1.6Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesHerr LehmannVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation + Soundtrack
  • DE2003-10-06
Mute Tonträger (do not use as a release label! a division of EMI Music Germany GmbH & Co. KG)CD STUMM T1
1.15Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesAll That RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2003-11-04
Warner Music Australia (AU subsidiary of Warner Music International since 1988)2564607872
1.4Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesThe Best Beer Drinking Album in the World... Ever!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CA2004-05-11
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)578627
1.19Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesCrash! Indie Anthems 1982-2004Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-05-31
Telstar TVTTVCD3389
2.16Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesLeft of the Dial: Dispatches From the 80s UndergroundVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2004-10-12
Rhino (reissue label)R2 76490
2.3Blister In the Sun2:25Violent FemmesAll That AlternativeVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2005-02-28
Warner Strategic Marketing Australia5046760322
1.2Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of the Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
  • BS2005-07-12
1.2Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
  • US2005-07-12
Rhino (reissue label), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)R2 78472
1.2Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2005-10-14
Rhino (reissue label)8122 78472 2
1.2Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2005-10-14
Rhino (reissue label)8122 78472 2
2.8Blister in the Sun?:??Violent FemmesThe Absolute Very Best of the World's Best Ever Beer SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2005-11-21
1.9Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesAll That PunkVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2005-11-29
Warner Strategic Marketing Australia5046784202
2.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesOffice PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Music New Zealand5101-11511-2
1.2Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)CDESP 202
1.2Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Craft Recordings (US jazz label; reissue division of Concord)CR00110
1.2Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of Violent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)8122 78472 2
1.6Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesVB Slab of Rock IIVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.17Blister In The Sun2:25Violent FemmesThe 90s Movie AlbumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Crimson Productions (UK budget reissue label; imprint of Crimson Productions Ltd.)CRIMCD449
1.8Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesRocket ScienceEef BarzelayAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2007-08-07
Lakeshore RecordsLKS 33926
5.4Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes100 Hits: RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2007-10-15
100 HitsDMG 100 009
1.5Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesTotally Awesome 80s Mix Tape: 17 Hand‐Picked HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino Custom Products (retail, mail order and premium use compilations for WMG catalog)OPCD-8118M
2.4Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesNOW That’s What I Call the 80s Hits (deluxe edition)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-03-11
Now Joint Venture (US Now compilation series)
1.2Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes15 of the Best: BBQ & Beer SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2008-06-12
1.7Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesTV Ad SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-06-23
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), EMI TV50999 2 27663 2 8, VTDCD 914
3.10Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesThe World's Best Ever Beer Songs: 10th AnniversaryVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2008-10-06
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 235763 2 2
2.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesMusikk fra filmen: Mannen som elsket YngveVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
Oh No! (Norwegian DumDum Boys)Romertall fem
1.1Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
  • US2009-02-17
Rhino (reissue label), Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)
1.14Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesTriple J: Hottest 100 of All TimeVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2009-08-25
triple j (Imprint of ABC Music, Australia)5318795
1.3Blister in the Sun2:24Violent Femmes101 Beer SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 685412 2 4, 6854122
2.22Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesFloorfillers: The Ultimate CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!)
2.12Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesSimply the Best New WaveVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Music New Zealand5186539862
2.15Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes100 Hits: DadVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-05-17
100 HitsDMG 100 056
2.15Blister in the Sun2:25Violent Femmes100 Hits: DadVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-05-17
100 Hits, Demon Music GroupDMG 100 056
3.18Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes100 Hits: Football AnthemsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-05-17
100 Hits, Demon Music GroupDMG100055
1.18Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes100 Hits: SummerVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-05-17
100 HitsDMG100057
2.11Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes80s MegaboxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2010-07-23
5186599922
5.4Blister in the Sun2:25Violent Femmes101 BBQ SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2010-10-08
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 693689 2 9
2.5Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesRock HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Crimson Productions (UK budget reissue label; imprint of Crimson Productions Ltd.)CRIMCDHITS006
1.2Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesAlternative Nation: 100 Alternative ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)88697634122
1.12Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes100 Hits: Rock AnthemsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2011-02-21
100 HitsDMG 100 078
1.21Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesNOW That’s What I Call the 80s Hits (deluxe edition)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2011-04-26
Now Joint Venture (US Now compilation series)
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesOriginal Album SeriesViolent FemmesAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)8122797698
1.1Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesViolent FemmesViolent FemmesAlbum
Slash (US label, founded in 1978 in LA originally focused on local punk bands, now distributed by Warner Bros. Records.)8122797698
4.20Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesMegabox Rock ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2012-07-06
Warner Music Australia (AU subsidiary of Warner Music International since 1988)5249890505
1.43Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesBorn to Rock: 60 Tracks of Classic RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Music UK (formerly Warner Records Ltd., a branch of WEA International)
3.3Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesClassic Rock: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2012-11-19
Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom5310547165
1.15Blister in the Sun2:28Violent FemmesThe Old Grey Whistle Test: Punk and New WaveVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • IE2012-11-30
  • GB2012-11-30
Rhino (reissue label)
1.3Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesAll The… 80sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Music Australia (AU subsidiary of Warner Music International since 1988)5310516132
1.13Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesThe Old Grey Whistle Test: Punk and New WaveVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)5310573732
1.49Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesDad: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2013-05-24
Rhino (reissue label)
3.9Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesDad: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)5053105765928
1.49Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesDriving Songs: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2014-05-26
Rhino (reissue label)
1.55Blister in the Sun2:24Violent Femmes80s Dancefloor: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2014-11-03
Rhino (reissue label)
3.15Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesDriving Songs: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)825646282173
1.33Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesTHE BEST EVER: Road TripVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2015-07-17
Rhino (reissue label)
1.18Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesThe Best Ever: RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)
1.36Blister in the Sun2:23Violent FemmesNow That's What I Call New Wave 80s: Deluxe EditionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2015-08-07
Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)
1.18Blister in the Sun2:26Violent Femmes100 Hits: SummerVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
100 Hits, Demon Music GroupDMG 100 153
1.11Blister in the Sun2:27Violent FemmesBeer Drinking ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)2304624
2.17Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesThe Best Ever: RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)0825646031993
1.8Blister in the Sun2:26Violent FemmesThe Other Side of the 80sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2016-03-25
Rhino (reissue label)[none]
Promotion
2.8Blister in the Sun2:25Violent FemmesJim Beam: 40 Shots of RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Festival Mushroom Records (label has FMR with a little speaker on top), Jim Beam (Jim Beam is brand of bourbon whiskey produced in Clermont, Kentucky)337362
Bootleg
1.64Blister in the Sun2:24Violent FemmesTriple J: Hottest 100 of All TimeVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
triple j (Imprint of ABC Music, Australia)5318795

Relationships

recording engineer:Glenn Lorbiecki (in 1982-07)
engineer and mixer:John Tanner
producer:Mark Van Hecke
bass:Brian Ritchie (in 1982-07)
drums (drum set) and percussion:Victor DeLorenzo (in 1982-07)
guitar and lead vocals:Gordon Gano (in 1982-07)
vocals:Victor DeLorenzo (in 1982-07)
Brian Ritchie (in 1982-07)
recorded at:Castle Productions in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, United States (in 1982-07)
part of:Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 17) (order: 17)
recording of:Blister in the Sun (in 1982-07)

Blister in the Sun

lyricist and composer:Gordon Gano
publisher:Gorno Music Publishing
Gorno Music (in 1980)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (in 1982)