Westerland (song)

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"Westerland"
Single by Die Ärzte
from the album Das ist nicht die ganze Wahrheit...
Released 8 April 1988
Genre Punk rock
Length 3:40/9:54
Label CBS Schallplatten GmbH
Writer(s) Farin Urlaub
Producer(s) Uwe Hoffmann & Die Ärzte
Die Ärzte singles chronology
"Ich ess' Blumen"
(1988)
"Westerland"
(1988)
"Der Ritt auf dem Schmetterling (Instrumental)"
(1988)
"Westerland (Kommerzmix)"

"Westerland" is a punk song by Die Ärzte. It was the fifth track and the second single from their 1988 album Das ist nicht die ganze Wahrheit.... It is an ode to the city of Westerland. It was also released on Die Ärzte's first maxi-CD, which had the same cover as the single but tracks different from the maxi-LP. "Westerland (Kommerzmix)" was later put on "Das Beste von kurz nach früher bis jetze".

The song has been covered by Die Toten Hosen in a concert.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Westerland" (Urlaub) - 3:40
  2. "Westerland (Live-Version)" (Urlaub) - 3:07

Maxi[edit]

  1. "Westerland (Kommerzmix)" (Urlaub) - 9:54
  2. "Westerland (Live-Version)" (Urlaub) - 3:07
  3. "Westerland (Extended Ganja)" (Urlaub) - 4:47

Maxi-CD[edit]

  1. "Westerland" (Urlaub) - 3:40
  2. "Westerland (Live-Version)" (Urlaub) - 3:07
  3. "♀" (Urlaub) - 1:47

B-sides[edit]

"♀" was also taken from "Das ist nicht die ganze Wahrheit...".

Charts[edit]

Year Country Position
1988 Germany 34