Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Watcher of the Skies
8:58
2 Riding the Colossus
3:32
3 Firth of Fifth
9:34
4 Battlelines
6:42
5 Camino Royale
9:06
6 The Court of the Crimson King
7:39
7 Horizons
1:53
8 Walking Away From Rainbows
3:46
9 Heat of the Moment
4:02
10 In That Quiet Earth
4:01
11 Vampyre With a Healthy Appetite
7:23
12 I Talk to the Wind
5:37
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Shadow of the Hierophant
7:18
2 Los Endos
6:54
3 Black Light
2:30
4 The Steppes
6:46
5 I Know What I Like
5:53
6 Firewall
4:41
7 The Dealer
6:55

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Chester Thompson (US drummer Chester Cortez Thompson) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–6, 9–12)
membranophone:
Chester Thompson (US drummer Chester Cortez Thompson) (1996-12-16) (tracks 7–8)
flute:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
flute and keyboard:
Ian MacDonald (Canadian singer-songwriter) (track 10)
guitar:
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
harmonica:
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
bass:
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
keyboard:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
Julian Colbeck (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
saxophone:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Tony Banks (tracks 3, 10)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (tracks 3, 10)
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Steve Hackett (tracks 2–3, 7–8, 10–11)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 6, 12)
Mike Rutherford (tracks 3, 10)
Peter Sinfield (track 12)
lead vocals:
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (track 4)
lyricist:
Tony Banks (track 3)
Steve Hackett (track 11)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 12)
Mike Rutherford (track 3)
Peter Sinfield (tracks 6, 12)
miscellaneous support:
Peter Sinfield (track 6)
mixer:
Roger King (keyboard player/engineer/programmer - worked with Steve Hackett) (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 11–12)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 11–12)
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 11–12)
Julian Colbeck (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 11–12)
writer:
Tony Banks (track 1)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Geoff Downes (track 9)
Peter Gabriel (track 1)
Steve Hackett (tracks 1, 5)
Nick Magnus (track 5)
Bob Marlette (track 4)
Bob Mitchell (UK production music composer & songwriter) (track 4)
Mike Rutherford (track 1)
John Wetton (tracks 4, 9)
publisher:
BMG Gold Songs (track 9)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1, 7)
Concord Copyrights (track 10)
Concord Music GmbH (track 10)
Concord Sounds (tracks 3, 10)
Fuse Music (UK) (track 10)
Genesis Music Ltd (track 3)
Imagem (tracks 3, 10)
Imagem CV (track 3)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 3)
Michael Rutherford Ltd. (tracks 3, 10)
Philip Collins Ltd. (tracks 3, 10)
Real World Music, Ltd. (tracks 1, 3)
Stephen Hackett Ltd. (tracks 3, 5, 10)
Quartet Music Inc. (1972 –) (tracks 1, 7)
Carlin Music Corporation (1973 –) (track 3)
Notebest Ltd (1973 –) (track 3)
Ackee Music Inc. (1982 –) (track 9)
Almond Legg Music Corp. (1982 –) (track 9)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1982 –) (track 9)
Hit & Run Music (Publishing) Ltd (1983 –) (track 3)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 9)
recorded at:
東京厚生年金会館 in Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–12)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Enter the Night (track 2)
later parody versions:
Jesus and Moses (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
live cover recording of:
Battle Lines (1996-12-16) (track 4)
Heat of the Moment (1996-12-16) (track 9)
I Talk to the Wind (1996-12-16) (track 12)
The Court of the Crimson King (1996-12-16) (track 6)
live recording of:
Camino Royale (1996-12-16) (track 5)
Depth Charge (1996-12-16) (track 2)
Firth of Fifth (1996-12-16) (track 3)
Horizons (1996-12-16) (track 7)
Vampire With a Healthy Appetite (1996-12-16) (track 11)
Walking Away From Rainbows (1996-12-16) (track 8)
Watcher of the Skies (1996-12-16) (track 1)
…in That Quiet Earth’ (1996-12-16) (track 10)
parts:

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Chester Thompson (US drummer Chester Cortez Thompson) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2)
membranophone:
Chester Thompson (US drummer Chester Cortez Thompson) (1996-12-16) (tracks 4–5)
flute:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
guitar:
Steve Hackett (track 6)
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
harmonica:
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
bass:
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
percussion:
Steve Hackett (track 6)
keyboard:
Aron Friedman (track 6)
Julian Colbeck (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
saxophone:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
composer:
Tony Banks (tracks 2, 5)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (tracks 2, 5)
Peter Gabriel (track 5)
Steve Hackett (tracks 1–7)
Mike Rutherford (tracks 1–2, 5)
lyricist:
Peter Gabriel (track 5)
Steve Hackett (track 1)
Mike Rutherford (track 1)
mixer:
Roger King (keyboard player/engineer/programmer - worked with Steve Hackett) (tracks 1–5)
Jerry Peal (track 6)
producer:
Steve Hackett (track 6)
programming:
Aron Friedman (track 6)
vocals:
Julian Colbeck (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 5)
Steve Hackett (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 5)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 5)
John Wetton (1996-12-16) (tracks 1, 5)
publisher:
Anthony Banks Ltd. (track 2)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 2)
Hit & Run Music Publishing Inc (ASCAP) (track 5)
Imagem CV (track 5)
Carlin Music Corporation (1973 –) (track 5)
Notebest Ltd (1973 –) (track 5)
recorded at:
東京厚生年金会館 in Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan (1996-12-16) (tracks 1–5)
music videos:
Black Light (live, 1996-12-16: Koseinenkin Hall, Tokyo, Japan) by Steve Hackett (track 3)
live recording of:
Black Light (1996-12-16) (track 3)
I Know What I Like (In Your Wardrobe) (1996-12-16) (track 5)
Los Endos (1996-12-16) (track 2)
Shadow of the Hierophant (1996-12-16) (track 1)
The Steppes (1996-12-16) (track 4)
recording of:
Firewall (track 6)
The Dealer (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000J29C [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/378372 [info]
Wikidata: Q2314958 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Tokyo Tapes [info]