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Don't Let's Start (EP)

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Don't Let's Start
EP by They Might Be Giants
First released November 2, 1987
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Tracks 4
Label Bar/None <AHAON-004> Length 7:38

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Track listing[edit]

# Title Length  Lyrics Guitar Tab
1 Don't Let's Start (Single Mix) 2:35 
2 We're The Replacements 1:55 
3 When It Rains It Snows 1:36 
4 The Famous Polka 1:32 

Trivia[edit]

  • Released as a 3" CD instead of the standard 5".
  • The cover art for this release is credited to Mark Mazut, though it actually originates from an illustration for an educational children's book.
  • The photograph on the back of the vinyl release and the front of the CD release of the EP features part of an unusual stage prop created for the Johns by Barbara Lipp.
  • On the vinyl release, the catalogue number stamped in the lead-out groove is accompanied by the number for Dial-A-Song.

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Australian 7"[edit]

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Don't Let's Start
Single by They Might Be Giants
First released 1988
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Tracks 2
Label Rough Trade <651693 7> Length 4:25
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Track listing[edit]

# Title Length  Lyrics Guitar Tab
1 Don't Let's Start (Single Mix) 2:35 
2 We're The Replacements 1:50 

Elektra Re-issue[edit]

Don't Let's Start ep cover
Don't Let's Start
EP by They Might Be Giants
First released 1990
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Tracks 4
Label Elektra <EKR 115> Length 11:40

Track listing[edit]

# Title Length  Lyrics Guitar Tab
1 Don't Let's Start (Single Mix) 2:35 
2 Your Racist Friend (Sampladelic Remix) 3:50  N/A
3 She's An Angel 2:37 
4 Absolutely Bill's Mood 2:38 



Elektra 7" Re-issue[edit]

Don't Let's Start single cover
Don't Let's Start
Single by They Might Be Giants
First released 1990
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Tracks 3
Label Elektra <EKR 115> Length 5:36
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Track listing[edit]

# Title Length  Lyrics Guitar Tab
1 Don't Let's Start (Single Mix) 2:35 
2 Letterbox 1:25 
3 Sapphire Bullets Of Pure Love 1:36 

Elektra UK 10" Re-issue[edit]

Don't Let's Start single cover
Don't Let's Start
Single by They Might Be Giants
First released 1990
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Tracks 3
Label Elektra <EKR 115TE> Length 11:37

Track listing[edit]

# Title Length  Lyrics Guitar Tab
1 Don't Let's Start (Single Mix) 2:35 
2 Your Racist Friend (Sampladelic Remix) 3:50  N/A
3 Istanbul (Not Constantinople) (Brownsville Mix) 5:12  N/A

Trivia[edit]

  • This is the only TMBG release on 10" vinyl.