Open main menu

Don't Be Happy... Just Worry

Don't Be Happy... Just Worry is a mini-album by The Wildhearts, initially released in 1992 by Eastwest Records as a double EP. It was re-issued on 25 April 1994 as a single-CD and cassette mini-album, both formats with all eight tracks. The first disc (tracks 1-4 on the single disc version) consists of a remixed version of the Mondo Akimbo a-Go-Go EP. All eight songs were included on the 2010 CD release of Earth Vs The Wildhearts.

Don't Be Happy... Just Worry
EP by
LabelBronze/East West
The Wildhearts chronology
Mondo Akimbo a-Go-Go
Don't Be Happy... Just Worry
Earth vs the Wildhearts
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2.5/5 stars [1]

Lead track "Turning American", sometimes incorrectly assumed to be an anti-American statement, is actually about people, particularly successful musicians, who do not stick to their roots.

Track listingEdit

Disc oneEdit

  1. "Turning American"
  2. "Crying Over Nothing"
  3. "Nothing Ever Changes But the Shoes"
  4. "Liberty Cap"

Disc twoEdit

  1. "Splattermania"
  2. "Something Weird (Going On in My Head)"
  3. "Weekend (5 Long Days)"
  4. "Dreaming in A"


  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. Don't Be Happy... Just Worry at AllMusic