Gary Numan ‎– The Pleasure Principle

ATCO Records ‎– SD 38-120
Vinyl, LP, Album, MO


A1 Airlane 3:17
A2 Metal 3:31
A3 Complex 3:10
A4 Films 4:07
A5 M.E. 5:32
B1 Tracks 2:49
B2 Observer 2:53
B3 Conversation 7:33
B4 Cars 3:57
B5 Engineers 3:58

Companies, etc.



USA release; alternate matrix printed on labels.
Includes full color inner sleeve.

℗© 1979 A Beggars Banquet Recording

Recorded at Marcus Music AB London
Mastered at Strawberry by Julian Mills & Melvyn Abrahams (as per sleeve)
Mastered at Atlantic Studios by George Piros (as per runout etchings)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): ST-C-794395-MO
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): ST-C-794396-MO
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A [Etched]): ST-C-794395B S̶T̶-̶C̶-̶7̶9̶3̶3̶9̶5̶B̶ MO @tGP 24655 ➀
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B [Etched]): STC-794396 S̶T̶-̶C̶ ̶7̶9̶3̶3̶9̶6̶ ̶B̶ @tGP MO 24655-X ②

Other Versions (5 of 68) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BEGA 10 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle(LP, Album) Beggars Banquet BEGA 10 UK 1979 Sell This Version
208784, Bega 10 Gary Numan El Principio De Placer(LP, Album, Promo) WEA, WEA 208784, Bega 10 Argentina 1979 Sell This Version
BBL 10 CD Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle(CD, Album, RE, RM) Beggars Banquet BBL 10 CD US 1998 Sell This Version
TECI-24260 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle(CD, Album, Promo, RE, RM) Imperial Records (13), Beggars Banquet TECI-24260 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
Life 86 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle(LP, Album, Unofficial) Live Studio 54 Life 86 UK Unknown Sell This Version