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Japan – Oil On Canvas – 2LP EU FP GF

  • Tracklista:
    A1 Oil On Canvas
    Performer [Performed By] – D. Sylvian*
    Performer [Performed By] – D. Sylvian*
    A2 Sons Of Pioneers 5:00
    A3 Gentlemen Take Polaroids 6:36
    A4 Swing 5:38
    B1 Cantonese Boy 3:45
    B2 Visions Of China 5:41
    B3 Ghosts 4:00
    B4 Voices Raised In Welcome, Hands Held In Prayer
    Performer [Performed By] – D. Sylvian*, S. Jansen*
    Performer [Performed By] – D. Sylvian*, S. Jansen*
    C1 Nightporter 6:45
    C2 Still Life In Mobile Homes 5:32
    C3 Methods Of Dance 6:00
    D1 Quiet Life 4:33
    D2 The Art Of Parties 5:18
    D3 Canton 5:17
    D4 Temple Of Dawn
    Performer [Performed By] – R. Barbieri*
    Performer [Performed By] – R. Barbieri*
    Bardzo dobry
    Bardzo dobry

Japan – Oil On Canvas
Virgin – 302 178-406
2 x Vinyl, LP, Album

Distributed By – Ariola Group Of Companies
Phonographic Copyright ℗ – Virgin Records Ltd.
Copyright © – Virgin Records Ltd.
Pressed By – Sonopress
Printed By – Mohndruck Graphische Betriebe GmbH
Artwork [Handtinting] – Yvette Anna
Design [Cover Concept] – Sylvian*
Engineer [Engineered By] – John Punter, Nigel Walker
Painting [Cover Painting] – Frank Auerbach
Performer [Performed By], Bass, Clarinet, Saxophone, Vocals [Vocal] – Mick Karn
Performer [Performed By], Drums, Marimba – Steve Jansen
Performer [Performed By], Guitar, Keyboards – Masami Tsuchiya
Performer [Performed By], Keyboards – Richard Barbieri
Performer [Performed By], Vocals, Keyboards – David Sylvian
Photography By – Anton Corbijn
Producer [Produced By] – Japan, John Punter
Tape [Tapes Produced By] – Japan, J. Punter*, N. Walker*, S. Nye*
Written-By – D. Sylvian* (tracks: A1 to D3), M. Karn* (tracks: A2), R. Barbieri* (tracks: D4), S. Jansen* (tracks: B2, B4, D3)
℗ 1983 Virgin Records Ltd.
© 1983 Virgin Records Ltd

Distributed by the Ariola Group of Companies
Printed in Western Germany by Mohndruck Graphische Betriebe GmbH, Gütersloh. Imprimé en République Fédérale d’Allemagne

Cover painting 'Head Of J.Y.M.’II 1980.

Contains studio material, including three new instrumentals and a re-recorded 'Nightporter’, as well as live recordings from the November 1982 concert at Hammersmith Odeon, London.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Rights Society: GEMA STEMRA BIEM
Label Code: LC 3098
Price Code: -406
Other (Catalogue # Record 1): 302 176
Other (Catalogue # Record 2): 302 177
Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): S 302 176 A
Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): S 302 176 B
Matrix / Runout (Label Side C): S 302 177 A
Matrix / Runout (Label Side D): S 302 177 B
Matrix / Runout (A side stamped): 302176 A-1 / 83 S II
Matrix / Runout (B side stamped): 302176 B-2 / 83 S II
Matrix / Runout (C side stamped): 302177 A-1 / 83 S II
Matrix / Runout (D side stamped): 302177 B-1 / 83 S II