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Mp3 Japan - Gentlemen Take Polaroids

  • Performer: Japan
  • Album: Gentlemen Take Polaroids
  • Label: Virgin
  • Catalog #: V 2180, V2180
  • MP3: 1174 mb | FLAC: 2252 mb
  • Released: 15 Nov 1980
  • Country: UK
  • Style: New Wave, Synth-pop
  • Rating: 4.2/5
  • Votes: 341
  • Category: Electronic / Pop
Mp3 Japan - Gentlemen Take Polaroids


1Methods Of Dance6:53
2Burning Bridges5:20
3Taking Islands In Africa
Written-By – Sakamoto / Sylvian
5Gentlemen Take Polaroids7:06
6My New Career3:54
7Ain't That Peculiar
Written-By – M. Tarplan, R. Rodgers, W. Robinson, W. Moore


  • Composed ByD. Sylvian (tracks: A1 to B1, B3, B4)
  • Design Concept [Cover Concept]Stuart McLeod
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer]Renate
  • Engineer [Engineered By]Colin Fairley, John Punter, Nigel Walker, Steve Prestage
  • Mixed ByJohn Punter
  • Other [Hair] – Maneline
  • Other [Make-up] – Regis
  • Photography ByStuart McLeod
  • Photography By [Back Cover Photography Assisted By]Steve Shivers
  • Photography By [Back Cover Photography]Nicola Tyson
  • Producer [Produced By]John Punter


℗ 1980 Virgin Records Limited
Made in England

Recorded at Air Studios and The Townhouse Studios, London. Published By Chadwick Nomis Ltd. / Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd., except for Track B2 Jobete Music Co Ltd.

This pressing was mastered at Strawberry Mastering with 'STRAWBERRY' etched into runout groove. Another pressing which was mastered at The Town House also exist with 'TOWN HOUSE' etched into runout groove.

Note: First edition pressings had track A3 printed as 'Some Kind Of Fool' on the back of the sleeve. An erratum sticker listed that track A3 would be replaced with 'Burning Bridges'.


  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Runout Side A): STRAWBERRY
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched, Variation 1): V2180 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched, Variation 1): V2180 B3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched, Variation 2): V2180 A2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched, Variation 2): V2180 B3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched, Variation 3): V2180 A3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched, Variation 3): V2180 B3 F


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Chadwick Nomis Ltd.
  • Published By – Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
  • Published By – Jobete Music Co. Ltd
  • Recorded At – Air Studios
  • Recorded At – The Town House
  • Mastered At – Strawberry Mastering


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