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9 thoughts on “ Swing - Japan - Oil On Canvas (Cassette, Album) ”

  1. In many ways, Oil On Canvas is something of an odd swansong for a band that were, in this writer’s opinion, the most fascinating of the late-seventies and early-eighties “synth-pop” acts, if Japan can even be described as such. By the time rolled towards its conclusion, the quartet’s long slog towards recognition and success -which had seen them bang heads against the wall since.
  2. Japan achieved success in the late s and early s, releasing nine UK Top 40 hits, including the Top 5 hit single "Ghosts", and scoring a UK Top 5 with the live album Oil on Canvas (). The band split in December , just as they were beginning to experience commercial success in .
  3. Dec 02,  · 36, views Last updated on Dec 2, Oil on Canvas is a live album by the English band Japan, released in June by Virgin Records. .
  4. Format: Cassette, Album Country: Canada Released: Track Listing A1 Oil On Canvas A2 Sons Of Pioneers A3 Gentlemen Take Polaroids A4 Swing A5 Cantonese Boy A6 Visions Of China A7 Ghosts A8 Voices Raised In Welcome, Hands Held In Prayer B1 Nightporter B2 Still Life In Mobile Homes B3 Methods Of Dance B4 Quiet Life B5 The Art Of Parties B6 Canton.
  5. Format: Cassette, Album, Black Text, White Plastic Country: UK Released: Jun Track Listing: A1 Oil On Canvas A2 Sons Of Pioneers A3 Gentlemen Take Polaroids A4 Swing A5 Cantonese Boy A6 Visions Of China A7 Ghosts A8 Voices Raised In Welcome, Hands Held In Prayer B1 Nightporter
  6. This is the UK second (re-issue) edition cassette; OVEDC , released in March which has a barcode on the sleeve. The catalogue # for the first issue cassette is TCVD (Oil On Canvas) which was manufactured in June Cover Painting: 'Head of J.Y.M.'II, by Frank Auerbach5/5(1).
  7. The first of several compilation albums released after Japan’s breakup, such as Oil On Canvas instrumental, Double vinyl and cassette editions contained 16 tracks, while the CD release.
  8. Format: Cassette, Album Country: New Zealand Released: Jun Track Listing A1 Oil On Canvas A2 Sons Of Pioneers A3 Gentlemen Take Polaroids A4 Swing A5 Cantonese Boy A6 Visions Of China A7 Ghosts A8 Voices Raised In Welcome, Hands Held In Prayer B1 Nightporter B2 Still Life In Mobile Homes B3 Methods Of Dance B4 Quiet Life B5 The Art Of Parties.
  9. Oil on Canvas, an Album by Japan. Released in June on Virgin (catalog no. VD ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Art Pop, New Romantic, New Wave. Featured peformers: Japan (producer), David Sylvian (vocals, keyboards, cover art), Mick Karn (bass, clarinet, saxophone, vocals), Steve Jansen (drums, marimba), Richard Barbieri (keyboards), Masami Tsuchiya (guitar, keyboards), John Punter (producer.

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