Japan - Taking Islands In Africa Album
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- Written-By [Uncredited] – Sakamoto / Sylvian
A 5" Flexi-Disc manufactured in Russia by some obscure plant in the 90's in Limited Quantities. These were manufactured in different colours; this edition being a See-Through Acetate and single-sided; there is no B-side.
The song is 'Japan' and has been taken from the 1980 recording of the Album , 'Gentlemen Take Polaroids'. The sound of the recording is quite average and mono.
The See-Through Acetate comes with a simple greyscale cover which has been printed on plain paper. This is a Collectors' item for Completists who must have literally everything 'JAPAN'; this is NOT a record for digital sound lovers or glossy covers admirers.
Taking Islands In Africa - Japan. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Taking Islands in Africa is the closing track on Japans Virgin debut, Gentlemen Take Polaroids. Like many of Japans songs, the lyrics deal with isolation and detachment. The track features production and synthesizers from Ryuichi Sakamoto, and this proved to be the start of a successful history of collaboration between Sylvian and Sakamoto they came together again for Forbidden Colours in 1983, World Citizen in 2003, and, most recently, Life, Life in 2017, to name a few. Taking Islands In Africa Steve Nye Remix, 2003 Digital Remaster. Страна: США. Taking islands in Africa Watch the slow boat hit and run Outside there's a world waiting I'll take it all by storm And when the sunset finds me I'm View full lyrics. Similar Tracks. Dean left the band in 1981, before the recording of Japan's final album, Tin Drum. Japan began playing glam rock, influenced by David Bowie, The New York Dolls and Motown. Japan debuted on record with 1978's Adolescent Sex and subsequently Obscure Alternatives, which both sold well in the nation of Japan, though nowhere els read more. Japan is an album by the British band Japan, released in the United States in 1982 on the Epic Records label. It was the first U. release of the band's material recorded for Virgin Records in the U. Obscure Alternatives, on Ariola Records, had already been released in the U. and was a combination of most of Tin Drum with three tracks from Gentlemen Take Polaroids. Despite the group's popularity in Europe and Asia, and a cult following in the U. the album was not a chart success, and was released at a time when the band was beginning to break up. Taking Islands in Africa Steve Nye Remix Ryuichi SakamotoDavid Sylvian - 4:51. Swing - 6:18. Taking Islands In Africa is a track by Japan from the album Gentlemen Take Polaroids released in 1980. This track is rated in the top 10 of all tracks on . Taking Islands In Africa by Japan Year: 1980 From the album Gentlemen Take Polaroids track 8. Average Rating: 79100 from 13 votes. Taking Islands In Africa appears on the following albums by Japan . Gentlemen Take Polaroids. Taking Islands In Africa. Japan - Taking Islands In Africa. On this page you can download song Japan - Taking Islands In Africa in mp3 and listen online. New Wave. Taking islands in Africa Watch the slow boat hit and run Outside there's a world waiting I'll take it all by storm And when the sunset finds me I'm coming home Taking islands in Africa Watch the slow boat hit and run Every day the sun beats down I pull away from shore The wind blows hard into my sails. This song is by Japan and appears on the album Gentlemen Take Polaroids 1980 and on the compilation album Exorcising Ghosts 1984. Taking islands in AfricaWatch the slow boat hit and run. Outside there's a world waitingI'll take it all by stormAnd when the sunset finds meI'm coming home. Everyday the sun beats downI pull away from shoreThe wind blows hard into my sails. The closing track from 1980's Gentlemen Take Polaroids, Taking Islands In Africa forecasts the ambient pop direction Japan and leader David Sylvian would take for the rest of their careers. A collaboration between Sylvian and Yellow Magic Orchestra leader Ryuichi Sakamoto, Taking Islands In Africa is built on a very non-rock African talking drum rhythm, slowed down to a sub-heartbeat crawl and overlaid with layers of atmospheric keyboards and minimal bass. Appears On. Taking islands in Africa Watch the slow boat hit and run Outside there's a world waiting I'll take it all by storm And when the sunset find. Taking islands in Africa Watch the slow boat hit and run. Outside there's a world waiting I'll take it all by storm And when the sunset finds me I'm coming home. Every day the sun beats down I pull away from shore The wind blows hard into my sails Now I know I'm out of touch And times they could get tough But I'll move on so how could I fail Taking islands in Africa Watch the slow boat hit and run
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