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Smiling Monarchs
Post-Punk, Indie Rock
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.Smiling Monarchs ‎(12", Single). Fac one hundred seventeen. Smiling Monarchs ‎(12").

Abecedarians - Smiling Monarchs 1985 You showed me something I couldn’t forget I’ll always be grateful to you I told you something I’ll always regret I guess. 25 December 2016 ·. Merry Christmas all!

Artist: Abecedarians. Album: Factory Tracks Vol 1 (Out of Print,,Re-mastered,Collection). Heyo! SONGLYRICS just got interactive. All Music News . Popular Abecedarians Lyrics. 1. Smiling Monarchs - Fac 117. Genres.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A Smiling Monarchs
Mixed By [Uncredited], Producer [Additional, Uncredited] – Bernard Sumner
B Benway's Carnival 5:08

Companies, etc.

  • Lacquer Cut At – The Town House


  • Artwork [Uncredited], Design [Uncredited] – Chris Manecke
  • Lacquer Cut By – Rc*
  • Producer [Uncredited] – Abecedarians


Thin single sleeve jacket, no inner sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, etched.): FAC 117 A2 Rc
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, etched.): FAC 117 B2 TOWNHOUSE = )

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
80196 Abecedarians Smiling Monarchs ‎(12") Virgin 80196 France 1985
FAC ONE HUNDRED SEVENTEEN Abecedarians Smiling Monarchs ‎(12", Single, W/Lbl) Factory FAC ONE HUNDRED SEVENTEEN UK 1985

  • Arar
A friend let me borrow this record back in the summer of 1985 after he caught them live opening for New Order on their Low-life tour. I was intrigued by the cover design and the fact that it was on Factory Records (home to New Order and Joy Division) so without even listening to the record I already had high hopes for it. “Smiling Monarchs” is one of those epic songs that takes a while to build up but once it does you’re along for the ride. Right away my brother and I went out and purchased a copy for our collection. We also found out that the record was produced and remixed by New Order’s Bernard Sumner. “Smiling Monarchs” at times reminds me of New Order’s “Your Silent Face”. I have placed this song on many mix tapes that I made for family and friends back in the 1980’s trying to spread the word about this record as it became one of those unknown gems amongst fellow DJs and 80’s music lovers. I would get positive responses about placing Abecedarians songs on their mix tapes. “Benway’s Carnival” on the b-side is also another great song that is much faster and became a personal favorite as at times I actually preferred it over “Smiling Monarchs”.
  • Nten
Very New Order sounding! I think Bernard Sumner had somethig to do with the production. Smiling Monarchs has a big beat with loud keyboards. I actually prefer the faster b-side "Benways Carnival". The material that appeared on Eureka & Resin doesn't like these 2 songs at all. If you like this release seek the 2x10" The Other Side of the Fence!
  • Lbe
Typical of early Factory, This 12" uses sequenced keyboards for rythym and live drums & guitar. Although the singing is an aquired taste (but typical of the 80's), the electronic sounds produced on these tunes are awesome and stand up even against todays standards. I Have and will be sampling them again.