JOY DIVISION - BEGINNING OF THE END LP 2003

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
Australian LP
Released March 2003. Lavender, green or a strange purple(ish)-red(ish) vinyl - 33 copies of each
Matrix numbers: JD BEGIN A and JD BEGIN B

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1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count

Girls Don't Count was a jam with Section 25



BEGINNING OF THE END LP 2010

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
Australian LP
Limited edition (number unspecified)
Released 2010
Off-white vinyl. Black labels with only a capital letter "A" (or "B")
No matrix numbers

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1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count

Girls Don't Count was a jam with Section 25



BEGINNING OF THE END LP + CD 2010

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
Australian release - it's the same as the LP above but with a CD included.
The CD is a copy of the 2nd CD in A Journey That Leads To The Sun 2CD
100 copies on white vinyl. 100 copies on marbled yellow vinyl.
Released 2010
Plain black labels with a capital letter "A" (/"B"),
Numbered sticker on resealable clear outer sleeve, CD housed in a plain clear plastic wallet.
CD tracks are the same as the LP
LP: No matrix numbers
CD matrix number: ICE AGE DISC 2

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1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count

Girls Don't Count was a jam with Section 25



BEGINNING OF THE END LP / LP + CD  2014

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
Australian release - as above
Released 2014 on clear, red, green, and black vinyl. 100 copies of each colour are hand numbered and include the CD.
Also a one-off test pressing on splatter vinyl, no printed sleeve
Plain black labels with white print and white border.
The black vinyl version seems to have these labels glued on top of generic plain white labels
Numbered sticker on resealable clear outer sleeve, CD housed in a plain clear plastic wallet
CD tracks are the same as the LP
The CD is a copy of the 2nd CD in A Journey That Leads To The Sun 2CD
LP matrix numbers:
JD_BOTE  -A-
JD_BOTE  -B-
CD matrix number:
ICE AGE DISC 2


1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count

Girls Don't Count was a jam with Section 25



BEGINNING OF THE END LP 2016

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
Australian release - as above but with different sleeve (Ian & Bernard live on stage is from Rotterdam 16/1/80, by photographer Rob Verhorst)
Released 2016 on green, cloudy-clear, yellow, and red vinyl
Back cover states "Limited edition"
Plain black labels with white print similar to the 2014 release
Matrix numbers - same as 2014 release:
JD_BOTE  -A-
JD_BOTE  -B-


Some copies issued in plain black sleeve with a one-sided printed insert


1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count



BEGINNING OF THE END CD 2017

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
Australian CD
Released 2017
Slim gatefold/digipak card sleeve
Same CD as included in the 2010 and 2014 releases above, which is a copy of the 2nd CD in A Journey That Leads To The Sun 2CD
Matrix number: ICE AGE DISC 2

   

1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count




BEGINNING OF THE END LP 2020

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
American LP released 2020
This is a new pressing, not a reissue of the 2014/2016 versions, with slightly different matrix numbers. No hyphens either side of A or B
Gold foil print sleeve
Includes double-sided insert with a band picture on one side, and a postcard.
Limited numbered edition;  hand-written top left corner on the generic clear plastic inner sleeve.
Plain black labels with a capital A or B printed in white
Coloured vinyl, at least 10-12 copies made in each colour:
- grey/black splatter, cloudy-clear base
- pink splatter with a little bit of black, cloudy-clear base
- blue & pink splatter, cloudy-clear base
- yellow splatter with a little bit of red, cloudy-clear base
- red splatter with a little bit of blue & black, cloudy-clear base
Matrix numbers:
JD_BOTE  A
JD_BOTE  B


Insert








1 Dead Souls 1 Isolation
2 Wilderness 2 These Days
3 Digital 3 Transmission
4 Insight 4 She's Lost Control
5 Passover 5 Colony
6 Heart And Soul 6 Girls Don't Count

Appears to have been re released in 2021 as LP2 of My Heart And Soul - Live April 1980


BEGINNING OF THE END LP 2020

Live: Ajanta Theatre, Derby April 19th 1980
American LP released 2020
Same pressing as the 2020 release listed above released in a different sleeve
Pink reproduction ticket insert instead of the postcard
Splattered coloured vinyl, as 2020 listing above
Appears to be quite limited
Matrix numbers, identical to 2020 release above:
JD_BOTE  A
JD_BOTE  B





Appears to have been re released in 2021 as LP2 of My Heart And Soul - Live April 1980