Bizarre Love Triangle

Fac 163
November 1986


    7": BL 1986 (Factory 7FAC 163)
    7": CA 1986 (PolyGram FAC 26) [generic sleeve]
    7": FR 1986 (Factory/Virgin 90286)
    7": UK 1986 (Factory FAC 163)
        3:40    Bizarre Love Triangle (edit)
        3:23    Bizarre Dub Triangle (edit)

    7": CA 1986 (PolyGram FAC 26) [gatefold sleeve] [matrix #FAC-26-A] *
        3:40    Bizarre Love Triangle (edit)
        3:23    Bizarre Dub Triangle (edit)

    7": CA 1986 (PolyGram FAC 26) [gatefold sleeve] [matrix #FAC-26-A2] *
        3:36    Bizarre Love Triangle (remixed & edited)
        3:23    Bizarre Dub Triangle (edit)

    7": AU 1986 (Factory FAC 163153)
        3:40    Bizarre Love Triangle (edit)
        3:27    State of the Nation (edit)

    7": PH 1989 (Alpha Records FRS-89-5001)
        4:21    Bizarre Love Triangle
        3:41    As It Is When It Was

    7": US 1986 (Qwest 9 28421-7) **
   10": US 1986 (Grundman 7-28421) [double sided acetate]
                Bizarre Love Triangle
                Every Little Counts

    7": US 1986 (Qwest DJ 28421-7) [DJ promo] +
   10": US 1986 (Warner Bros. 7-28421-A) [one sided acetate]
        3:36    Bizarre Love Triangle

   12": CA 1986 (PolyGram DJF 206) [white label promo]
        3:40    Bizarre Love Triangle (edit)
        3:40    Bizarre Love Triangle (edit)

   12": AU 1986 (Factory/CBS FAC 163)
   12": AU 1990 (Factory/Festival X14836)
   12": BL 1986 (Factory FAC 163)
   12": CA 1986 (PolyGram FACX 26) ***
   12": FR 1986 (Factory/Virgin 80 275)
   12": GE 1986 (Rough Trade RTD 027T)
   12": IT 1986 (Factory/Base FAC 163)
   12": JP 1986 (Factory/Nippon Columbia YW-7438-AX)
   12": NZ 1986 (EMI GOOD 168)
   12": PH 1989 (Alpha Records FEP-89-7001) ++
   12": SP 1986 (Nuevos Medios 31 222)
   12": SW 1986 (Factory/MNW FAC 163)
   12": UK 1986 (Factory FAC 163)
   CMS: NZ 1986 (EMI TC-GOOD 168)
   CMS: PH 1989 (Alpha Records FEC-89-7001)
        6:44    Bizarre Love Triangle
        7:00    Bizarre Dub Triangle

   12": US 1986 (Qwest 9 20546-0)
   12": US 1998 (Qwest 9 20546-0)
 2x12": US 1986 (Warner Bros. 0-20546) [two one sided acetates in a box]
        6:44    Bizarre Love Triangle
        4:20    Bizarre Love Triangle (LP version)
        6:31    State of the Nation
        7:00    I Don't Care

   12": US 1986 (Qwest PRO-A-2600) [promo]
        4:19    Bizarre Love Triangle (LP)
        3:40    Bizarre Love Triangle (edit)

   12": US 1986 (Qwest PRO-A-2636) [promo]
        3:23    Bizarre Love Triangle (7" edit)
        4:58    Bizarre Love Triangle (extended edit)

   12": US 1994 (Qwest PRO-A-7622-A) [promo]
 2x12": US 1994 (Future Disc Systems/Qwest PRO-A-7622-A) [two one sided acetates]
        6:44    Bizarre Love Triangle (extended dance mix)
        7:00    I Don't Care (dub)
        4:59    Bizarre Love Triangle (12" alternate)
        3:44    Bizarre Love Triangle (single remix)
        4:20    Bizarre Love Triangle (original lp version)

   12": BZ 1987 (WEA 1.120) [promo]
                Bizarre Love Triangle
                [includes 3 tracks by other artists]

   CD5: US 1994 (Qwest 9 20546-2) +++
 DLOAD:    200? (Napster)
        4:20    Bizarre Love Triangle (album version)
        6:41    Bizarre Love Triangle (extended dance mix)
        7:00    I Don't Care (dub)
        6:31    State of the Nation
        3:44    Bizarre Love Triangle (single remix)

   CD5: US 1994 (Qwest PRO-CD-7587) [promo]
        3:44    Bizarre Love Triangle (single remix)
        4:20    Bizarre Love Triangle (album version)

   VHS: UK 1986 (Factory FAC 173) [promo]
        3:54    Bizarre Love Triangle

+   Rare edit, may be unique. Unconfirmed if it the same as on DJF 206.
++  Called "extended version" and "dub version" respectively on sticker.
+++ Released in white, black, and grey "ecopak."
*   The first pressing (groove notation FAC-26-A) plays the UK 7" edit, just
    slightly faster speed. The second pressing (groove notation FAC-26-A2)
    has a unique edit. The single is limited to 2000 copies. 
**  No picture sleeve.
*** Also issued as a 2x12" with FACX 25 (State of the Nation).

- The track "I Don't Care"/"I Don't Care (dub)" is the same
  as "Bizarre Dub Triangle".

Q: Is there a reason why the Philippine catalogue number is FRS-89-5001?
A: It is likely that the catalogue number stands for Factory Records Single, released in 1989, numbered 5001. These are releases by EMI Philippines.

Groove notation:


Sleeves:

Sleeve

Fac 163153

7Fac 163

DJF 206 Label

Sleeve
WLTP 7": UK
WLTP 12": AU|UK|UK Mayking

US CD5

US promo vinyl

PRO-A-7622-A

PRO-CD-7587

PRO-A-2600
28421-7: 7"|Acetate
Regular: Label|Sleeve detail
Acetate: Disc A|Disc B

FR 7"

YW-7438-AX

BZ 12 " Promo

PH release

FEP-89-7001: Sleeve|Detail
FRS-89-5001: Side A|B

TC-GOOD 168

Fac 26


Cross-reference:

[singles]
 
12x12" - New Order Vinyl Campaign
In Order
State of the Nation
Waiting for the Sirens' Call
[albums]
 
? - (The Best Of) New Order
? - (The Rest Of) New Order
20 Years of New Order
BBC Radio 1 Live In Concert
Best Remixes
Brotherhood
Festival Des Inrockuptibles
Get Ready
In Concert 422
In Concert Alternative 92-22
In Concert New Rock 90-48
In Concert New Rock 94-08
International
iTunes Essentials
Joy Division New Order Collection
Live at The London Troxy
Live at Wireless 2005
New Order/Joy Division
Reprise In-House CDR-Pack 2001
Republic
Retro
Singles
Substance 1987
Total
Various Maxis and Singles
 
[compilations]
 
Community Service II [The Crystal Method]
Future Retro: 80's Alternative Classics Remixed
Insomnia
On the Edge 94-21
Out of Order 96-13
Platinum on Black vol II
Repro [Armand van Helden]
Select Magazine March 1991
Six of the Best
The Cornerstone Player 025
Warner Music Taiwan - November 2005 Sampler
WMG Sampler 09 - Too Lazy to Download
[soundtracks]
 
Hot Tub Time Machine
Married to the Mob
Splendor
Threesome
[dj remixes]
 
Bizarre Love Triangle
In Hindsight
Ultra Hot Art Disc Two
 
[video]
 
? - (The Best Of) New Order
3 16
5 11
A Collection
Academy
Factory Instore Video Number 1
Mini Comp #23
MTV Special History of Factory
New Order Story
Qwest Promo Video Compilation
Substance 1989
The Videos
Video Show #54
Warner Bros. 5 Tracks
Warner Bros. Promo Compilation
 
[miscellaneous]
 
Karaoke