Yellow Magic Orchestra ‎– Yellow Magic Orchestra

Alfa ‎– ALR-6012
Vinyl, LP, Album, Repress, Second Press

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Computer Game "Theme From The Circus"
A2 Firecracker
A3 Simoon
Vocals – Shunichi Hashimoto
A4 Cosmic Surfin'
A5 Computer Game "Theme From The Invader"
B1 Tong Poo
B2 La Femme Chinoise
Vocals – Tomoko Nunoi
B3 Bridge Over Troubled Music
B4 Mad Pierrot
B5 Acrobat

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This release has purple/pink gradiated labels. The different label designs are also noted on the obi strip of the records in Japanese, because the first, second and third pressings, while all on the Alfa label, were manufactured by either Victor or Warner-Pioneer.

Instruments: Moog 111-C, Korg PS-3100 Polyphonic, Poly Moog, ARP Odyssey, Oberheim Eight Voice w. Digital programmer, Fender Rhodes, Steinway, Mini Moog, Korg VC-10 Vocoder, Marimba, Yamaha Drums, Syn-Drums, Fender Bass, Roland MC-8 Micro Composer

Recorded & Mixed at Studio "A", Shibaura, Tokyo from July 10 to September 5, 1978

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, label): ALR-6012-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, label): ALR-6012-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, stamped): ALR 6012A (S) 1 1 1 * * U
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, stamped): ALR 6012B (S) 1 1 * *
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, stamped): JIS mark (B)
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other Versions (5 of 67) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label  Cat# Country Year
AMLH 68506 Yellow Magic Orchestra Yellow Magic Orchestra(LP, Album) A&M Records AMLH 68506 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
CS-736 Yellow Magic Orchestra Yellow Magic Orchestra(Cass, Album) A&M Records CS-736 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
1 PSP 736 Yellow Magic Orchestra Yellow Magic(LP, Album) A&M Records 1 PSP 736 Portugal 1979 Sell This Version
AMS-5040 Yellow Magic Orchestra Yellow Magic Orchestra(LP, Album) A&M Records AMS-5040 Venezuela 1980 Sell This Version
AMLH 68506 Yellow Magic Orchestra Yellow Magic Orchestra(LP, Album, TP) A&M Records AMLH 68506 UK 1979 Sell This Version