Change (Killing Joke song)

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"Change"
Single by Killing Joke
B-side "Tomorrow's World"
Released 17 March 1980
Format 7" vinyl
Genre Post-punk
Length 9:28
Writer(s) Jaz Coleman, Kevin "Geordie" Walker, Martin "Youth" Glover, Paul Ferguson
Producer(s) Killing Joke
Killing Joke singles chronology
"Wardance"
(1980)
"Change"
(1980)
"Requiem"
(1980)
Killing Joke (US release) track listing
"Bloodsport"
(4)
"Change"
(5)
"The Wait"
(6)
"Change: Spiral Tribe Mix"
Single by Killing Joke
B-side "Requiem (A Floating Leaf Always Reaches the Sea Dub Mix)"
Released 1992
Format 12" vinyl, CD
Genre Post-punk
Label E.G.
Writer(s) Jaz Coleman, Kevin "Geordie" Walker, Martin "Youth" Glover, Paul Ferguson
Producer(s) Killing Joke
Killing Joke singles chronology
"Money Is Not Our God"
(1991)
"Change: Spiral Tribe Mix"
(1992)
"Exorcism"
(1994)

Change is a song by English rock band Killing Joke. It that first appeared on the US release of their 1980 self-titled debut album. This same version of "Change" was released as the B-side of the band's single "Requiem". A version of the song recorded at a John Peel session on 5 March 1980 was issued that month as a limited-edition promotional single, available at gigs and without advertisement from the band's Malicious Damage label.

"Change" was later remixed by Martin Glover, who rejoined the band in 1993,[citation needed] and released as "Change: Spiral Tribe Mix" in 1992 by E.G.

Release[edit]

It that first appeared on the US release of their 1980 self-titled debut album. This same version of "Change" was released as the B-side of the band's single "Requiem".

A version of the song recorded at a John Peel session on 5 March 1980 was issued that month as a limited-edition promotional single, available at gigs and without advertisement from the band's Malicious Damage label. The B-side was a version of "Tomorrow's World" (originally on Killing Joke's debut album) recorded at the same Peel session. These two versions later appeared on the 2008 compilation The Peel Sessions 1979–1981.

"Change" (and "Requiem") was remixed in 1992 by Martin Glover, who rejoined the band in 1993.[citation needed] "Change: Spiral Tribe Mix" was released in 1992 on 12" vinyl, CD and cassette by record label E.G.. "Change: The Youth Mixes" was also released as a CD maxi single by Virgin. The remixes of "Change" were engineered by John Brough, and the remixes of "Requiem" were engineered by Chris Potter.

Track listing[edit]

Side A
  1. "Change" – 3:58
Side B
  1. "Tomorrow's World" – 5:30

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