Rough Trade released two compilations of early singles and B-sides from The Smiths in 1987, the 24-track U.S.-only Louder Than Bombs and the 16-track U.K.-only The World Won't Listen. The two collections share 12-tracks, however, The World Won't Listen features four additional cuts in the singles "The Boy With the Thorn in His Side" and "That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore" as well as The Queen is Dead songs "Bigmouth Strikes Again" and "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out."
Remastered and reissued here on 180g double LP.
Johnny Marr, guitar
Andy Rourke, bass
Mike Joyce, drums
4. Bigmouth Strikes Again
5. Shakespeare's Sister
6. There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
7. Shoplifters of the World Unite
8. The Boy With the Thorn in His Side
11. Half a Person
12. Stretch Out and Wait
13. That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
14. Oscillate Wildly
15. You Just Haven't Earned It Yet, Baby
16. Rubber Ring