This Is the Day...This Is the Hour...This Is This!

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This Is the Day...This Is the Hour...This Is This!
Studio album by Pop Will Eat Itself
Released 1 May 1989
Recorded 1988
Genre Industrial rock, alternative dance
Length 51:26
Label RCA
Producer Flood
Pop Will Eat Itself chronology
Box Frenzy
(1987)
This Is the Day...This Is the Hour...This Is This!
(1989)
Cure for Sanity
(1990)
Singles from This Is the Day...This Is the Hour...This Is This!
  1. "Def. Con. One"
    Released: 1988
  2. "Can U Dig It?"
    Released: 1989
  3. "Wise Up! Sucker"
    Released: 1989
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

This Is the Day...This Is the Hour...This Is This! is the second album by UK band, Pop Will Eat Itself. The album peaked at number 24 for two weeks in the UK Albums Chart,[2] it also went at number #169 in the Billboard 200 for six weeks.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "PWEI Is A Four Letter Word"   1:12
2. "Preaching to the Perverted"   4:16
3. "Wise Up! Sucker"   3:17
4. "Sixteen Different Flavors of Hell"   2:03
5. "Inject Me"   4:31
6. "Can U Dig It?"   4:32
7. "The Fuses Have Been Lit"   4:03
8. "Poison to the Mind"   0:58
9. "Def. Con. One"   4:00
10. "Radio PWEI"   3:37
11. "Shortwave Transmission on 'Up to the Minuteman Nine'"   1:01
12. "Satellite Ecstatica"   3:33
13. "Not Now James, We're Busy..."   3:09
14. "Wake Up! Time to Die..."   6:42
15. "Wise Up! Sucker ('12 Youth Mix)"   5:44

Samples[edit]

Preaching to the Perverted

Can U Dig It?

Poison to the Mind

Def.Con.One

Radio P.W.E.I

Not Now James, We're Busy

Wake Up Time! to Die

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Personnel[edit]

Pop Will Eat Itself

  • Clint Mansell - Vocals
  • Graham Crabb - Vocals
  • Adam Mole - Guitar
  • Richard March - Guitar

Additional musicians

  • "The Buzzard" - Wild Guitar (tracks 3, 6 and 13)
  • Frank Booth - Stun Guitar (track 2)
  • Turntables – DJ Winston

Production

  • Artwork - The Designers Republic
  • Engineer – Enzo Townsend (track 9), Dave Pine (tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, and 10 to 14), Robin Goodfellow (tracks 3 and 6)
  • Engineer (Assistant) – Karl Broadie (tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, and 10 to 14)
  • Producer – Andy Cox, David Steele, Flood (tracks 1 to 5, 7, 8, 10 to 14), Mr. X & Mr. Y (track 3), Robert Gordon (track 9)
  • Mastered By – Alan Wilson

[5]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart 24
Billboard 200 169

Release history[edit]

Region Date Distributing Label
UK 1 May 1989 RCA
US/Japan 18 July 1989 RCA

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ned Raggett. "This Is the Day...This Is the Hour...This Is This! - Pop Will Eat Itself | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-06-04. 
  2. ^ "Pop Will Eat Itself | Artist". Official Charts. Retrieved 2014-06-04. 
  3. ^ "Pop Will Eat Itself - Chart history". Billboard. Retrieved 2014-06-04. 
  4. ^ "Pop Will Eat Itself". WhoSampled. Retrieved 2014-06-04. 
  5. ^ "Pop Will Eat Itself - This Is The Day...This Is The Hour...This Is This! (CD, Album) at Discogs". Discogs.com. 2013-07-18. Retrieved 2014-06-04.