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The album cover is by Peter Blake best known for creating the artwork for Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band and features rejected titles for the album crossed out. The album was preceded by a 'teaser' song, "Death of a Rude Boy", available as a digital download from 12 August along with a remix by Andrew Weatherall.
Early that month it was added to the BBC Radio 2 A-list high rotation Rules Of Deolali - Madness - Oui Oui Si Si Ja Ja Da Da (Special Edition)making the song their biggest airplay hit since 's Top 10 hit "Lovestruck".
It was released on Monday 8 April on iTunes with an extra live version and a demo version by Chas Smash. Guitar player Chris Foreman mentioned a planned box set version of the album, expected to be released in May On 28 Februaryit was revealed the album would be re-released in a deluxe version, with an extra CD containing 20 songs in total including various original tracks not included on the album, a series of band demos and remixes and a John Lennon cover.
The deluxe version features new artwork, featuring the band in various fancy dress costumes representing the different rejected titles for the album, in a similar vein to the cover of their The Rise and Fall album from It is also notable for being the first appearance of Sir Peter Blake on a record cover, who has never featured on any album artwork despite designing some of the most celebrated record sleeves in British music history.
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