Annotation

Label: Virgin Records - Catalog #: VD2513 - Format: 2xLP

Note: Tracks # 1, 8, 9 & 15 are studio tracks.

Annotation last modified on 2010-08-02 02:24 .

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Oil on Canvas
1:26
2 Sons of Pioneers
4:59
3 Gentlemen Take Polaroids
6:42
4 Swing
5:36
5 Cantonese Boy
5 3:46
6 Visions of China
5 3:35
7 Ghosts
6:23
8 Voices Raised in Welcome, Hands Held in Prayer
3:30
9 Nightporter
6:47
10 Still Life in Mobile Homes
5:38
11 Methods of Dance
6:07
12 Quiet Life
5 4:35
13 The Art of Parties
5:28
14 Canton
5:43
15 Temple of Dawn
1:46

Credits

Medium 1

composer:
Steve Jansen (tracks 6, 14)
Mick Karn (track 2)
David Sylvian (tracks 2–7, 7, 9–14)
lyricist:
David Sylvian (tracks 2–7, 7, 9–13)
live recording of:
Ghosts (track 7)
Canton (1982-11) (track 14)
Cantonese Boy (1982-11) (track 5)
Gentlemen Take Polaroids (1982-11) (track 3)
Methods of Dance (1982-11) (track 11)
Nightporter (1982-11) (track 9)
Quiet Life (1982-11) (track 12)
Sons of Pioneers (1982-11) (track 2)
Still Life in Mobile Homes (1982-11) (track 10)
Swing (1982-11) (track 4)
The Art of Parties (1982-11) (track 13)
Visions of China (1982-11) (track 6)
recording of:
Ghosts (1982-11) (track 7)

Release

bass guitar, clarinet and saxophone: Mick Karn
keyboard: David Sylvian
keyboard and synthesizer: Richard Barbieri
marimba and membranophone: Steve Jansen
background vocals: Mick Karn
engineer: John Punter
Nigel Walker (UK producer/engineer/guitarist)
guest guitar and keyboard: 土屋昌巳
lead vocals: David Sylvian
producer: Japan (UK new wave band)
John Punter
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/27722 [info]