Steely Dan ‎– Aja

Label:
Geffen Records ‎– UICY-40007
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CD, Album, Reissue, Platinum SHM
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1 Black Cow
Backing Vocals – Clydie King, Rebecca Louis, Sherlie Matthews, Venetta FieldsBass – Chuck RaineyClavinet – Joe SampleDrums – Paul HumphreyElectric Piano – Victor FeldmanGuitar – Larry CarltonSynthesizer – Donald FagenTenor Saxophone – Tom Scott
5:07
2 Aja
Backing Vocals – Donald Fagen, Tim Schmit*Bass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Steve GaddElectric Piano – Joe SampleGuitar – Denny Dias, Larry Carlton, Walter BeckerLead Vocals – Donald FagenPercussion – Victor FeldmanPiano – Michael OmartianSynthesizer, Whistle [Police Whistle] – Donald FagenTenor Saxophone – Wayne Shorter
7:56
3 Deacon Blues
Backing Vocals – Clydie King, Sherlie Matthews, Venetta FieldsBass – Walter BeckerDrums – Bernard PurdieElectric Piano – Victor FeldmanGuitar – Larry Carlton, Lee RitenourSynthesizer – Donald FagenTenor Saxophone – Pete Christlieb
7:36
4 Peg
Backing Vocals – Michael McDonald, Paul GriffinBass – Chuck RaineyClavinet – Don GrolnickDrums – Rick MarottaElectric Piano – Paul GriffinGuitar – Steve KhanLead Vocals – Donald FagenLyricon – Tom ScottPercussion – Gary Coleman, Victor FeldmanSoloist, Guitar – Jay Graydon
3:58
5 Home At Last
Backing Vocals – Donald Fagen, Tim Schmit*Bass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Bernard PurdieGuitar – Larry CarltonPiano, Vibraphone [Vibes] – Victor FeldmanSoloist, Guitar – Walter BeckerSynthesizer – Donald Fagen
5:31
6 I Got The News
Backing Vocals – Clydie King, Michael McDonald, Rebecca Louis, Sherlie Matthews, Venetta FieldsBass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Ed Greene (2)Guitar – Dean ParksPiano, Vibraphone [Vibes], Percussion – Victor FeldmanSoloist, Guitar – Larry Carlton, Walter BeckerSynthesizer – Donald Fagen
5:03
7 Josie
Backing Vocals – Donald Fagen, Tim Schmit*Bass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Piano – Victor FeldmanGuitar – Dean Parks, Larry CarltonPercussion – Jim KeltnerSoloist, Guitar – Walter BeckerSynthesizer – Donald Fagen
4:30

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Notes

Duration track 3 incorrectly listed on release as 7:26.

The CD is housed in a mini gate-fold card sleeve replica of the original LP sleeve with original obi. Housed together with a booklet in a box case with it's own obi.

On the front of the box:
Genuine Platinum SHM for audiophile only
Pure platinum reflective coating • SHM body • Turquoise blue label • High resolution cutting

From the back of the box:
℗© 1977 Geffen Records. USM Japan, a Universal Music Company.

From the inside of the gate-fold:
Recorded at: Village Recorders, West L.A.; Producer's Workshop, Hollywood; Warner Bros. North Hollywood Recording Studios; ABC Recording Studios; Sound Labs, Hollywood; A&R Studios, N.Y.C.

From the inner sleeve:
All selections © 1977 ABC/Dunhill Music, Inc. (BMI).

From the booklet:
DSD flat transferred from Japan original mastered tapes and edited [...] at Universal Music Studios, Tokyo, in 2010.
176.4Hz/24bit transferred from DSD [...] at Universal Music Studios, Tokyo, in 2013.
HR (High-Resolution) cutting from 176.4kHz/24bit at Victor Creative Media, in 2013.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 988005 782175
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirror band): UICY-40007-2 H1T IFPI L236
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirror band x 4): [Universal Music logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould/hub x 4): PLATINUM SHM
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L236
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 4011

Other Versions (5 of 200) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AB 1006 Steely Dan Aja(LP, Album, Gat) ABC Records AB 1006 US 1977 Sell This Version
CAB 5225 Steely Dan Aja(Cass, Album) ABC Records CAB 5225 UK Unknown Sell This Version
5020-1006 Steely Dan Aja(Cass, Album, Club) ABC Records 5020-1006 US 1977 Sell This Version
UICY-75768 Steely Dan Aja(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, Pap) Geffen Records UICY-75768 Japan 2013 Sell This Version
AA 1006 Steely Dan Aja(LP, Album, RE) MCA Records AA 1006 Scandinavia 1980 Sell This Version

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