Japan ‎– Life In Tokyo

Hansa ‎– HANSA 12-4, Hansa ‎– HANSA 124
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Single, Reissue

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A Life In Tokyo (Extended Version)
Producer [Produced By] – Giorgio MoroderWritten-By – David Sylvian, Giorgio Moroder
B European Son
Producer [Produced By] – John PunterWritten-By – David Sylvian

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℗ 1979 Ariola Records Ltd.
℗ 1981 Hansa Productions Ltd.
Manufactured and Distributed by PRT Records Ltd.. Published by Nomis Music (London) Ltd.

Life In Tokyo (7.05), Side A is the original 12" version from 1979, AHAD 540. There were two 12" Versions released in 1981. This UK version uses catalogue number HANSA 12-4 with the sleeve being similar to the UK 7” except that edition is in colour whereas this 12" is in black & white. The German version catalogue number is 600 377-213 and uses the 'Camera' Sleeve, similar to the original 1979 release.

Not noted on label: Track B, European Son is the 12" extended mix by John Punter.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched): C ƱTOPIA HANSA 4 12" A1 |
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched): A HANSA 4 12" B1 ƱTOPIA
  • Other (Side A, label): †HANSA 12-4-A†
  • Other (Side B, label): †HANSA 12-4-B†

Other Versions (5 of 36) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
600 048, 600 048-213 Japan Life In Tokyo(12", Single) Hansa International, Hansa International 600 048, 600 048-213 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
ARI 8221 Japan Life In Tokyo(7", Single, Promo) Hansa ARI 8221 Sweden 1982 Sell This Version
PRO 7756 Japan Life In Tokyo(12", Single, Promo) Ariola Records America, Hansa Records PRO 7756 US 1979 Sell This Version
AHA 540 Japan Life In Tokyo(7", Single, Pus) Ariola Hansa AHA 540 UK 1979 Sell This Version
SL-7010, 100.560 Japan Life In Tokyo(12", Single, Ltd) Ariola Hansa, Ariola SL-7010, 100.560 Mexico 1979 Sell This Version