Japan ‎– Gentlemen Take Polaroids

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Virgin ‎– V 2180, Virgin ‎– V2180
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A1 Gentlemen Take Polaroids 7:06
A2 Swing 6:25
A3 Burning Bridges 5:20
A4 My New Career 3:54
B1 Methods Of Dance 6:53
B2 Ain't That Peculiar
Written-By – M. Tarplan*, R. Rodgers*, W. Robinson*, W. Moore*
4:40
B3 Nightporter 6:57
B4 Taking Islands In Africa
Written-By – Sakamoto / Sylvian*
5:15

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℗ 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.

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'. Track A3 on side one plays 'Burning Bridges'.

This pressing was cut at Strawberry Mastering and has 'STRAWBERRY' stamped into runout groove.
Another pressing with erratum sticker, which was not cut at Strawberry Mastering also exists.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped): STRAWBERRY
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout sides A & B, stamped): ⋀
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, etched, variant 1): V2180 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, etched, variant 1): V2180 B3
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, etched, variant 2): V2180 A1 Sean
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, etched, variant 2): V2180 B2

Other Versions (5 of 103) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V 2180, V2180 Japan Gentlemen Take Polaroids(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin V 2180, V2180 UK 1980 Sell This Version
VV 33.067 y, VV-33.067 Y Japan Gentlemen Take Polaroids(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin VV 33.067 y, VV-33.067 Y Portugal 1980 Sell This Version
CAROL 1829-2 Japan Gentlemen Take Polaroids(CD, Album) Caroline Blue Plate CAROL 1829-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
V 2180, V2180 Japan Gentlemen Take Polaroids(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin V 2180, V2180 UK 1980 Sell This Version
202.968, 202 968-320 Japan Gentlemen Take Polaroids(LP, Album, M/Print, RP) Virgin, Virgin 202.968, 202 968-320 Netherlands 1983 Sell This Version

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cdfreak1

cdfreak1

June 20, 2018
edited 26 days ago
Shock of shocks... Gentlemen is getting the Abbey Road Remaster treatment!!! Already
up for preorder (and selling out FAST). Available on 2x45rpm 180 gram and also 1x 33 1/3 rpm 180 gram pressings from August 24/2018.