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SupertrampBreakfast In America

Label:A&M Records – SP-3708
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Terre Haute Pressing
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Rock
Style:Art Rock, Pop Rock

Tracklist

A1Gone Hollywood5:15
A2The Logical Song4:12
A3Goodbye Stranger5:44
A4Breakfast In America2:40
A5Oh Darling4:10
B1Take The Long Way Home5:09
B2Lord Is It Mine4:03
B3Just Another Nervous Wreck4:32
B4Casual Conversations2:53
B5Child Of Vision7:12
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Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute pressing denoted by "T1" in runout. Side A Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria processing denoted by "SM" in runout.

Rehearsed at Southcombe Studios, Burbank.
Recorded at the Village Recorder, Los Angeles.
Mixed at Crystal Sound's Studio 'B', Los Angeles.
Engineered by Peter Henderson of Air London.
Supertramp is represented by Dave Margereson of Mismanagement.

[Text from inner]
Our time in the studio was made most enjoyable by the good humour and warmth of all the people at the Village Recorder.

All songs © 1979 Almo Music Corp. and Delicate Music (ASCAP)

©℗ 1979 A&M Records, Inc.

Issued with printed inner sleeve containing lyrics, info, credits and some identical artwork from sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 075021370814
  • Barcode (String): 07502137081
  • Barcode (Text): 0 7502-13708-1
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A etched except Trumpet, stamped): [Trumpet Symbol] A&M SP3729-S6 SM SIDE 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B etched): T1 A&M SP3730 T8

Other Versions (5 of 408)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
Breakfast In America (LP, Album, Stereo)A&M RecordsAMLK 64747Europe1979
Breakfast In America (Cassette, Album)A&M RecordsCS 3708US1979
Breakfast In America (LP, Album)A&M RecordsAMLK 63708France1979
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Breakfast In America (LP, Album, Stereo)A&M Records1PSP 3708Portugal1979
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Breakfast In America (LP, Album, Stereo)A&M RecordsAMLK 64747Italy1979

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  • dpowers909's avatar
    dpowers909
    Does anyone have feedback on a pressing that features Libby with two other people black and white picture disc.
    • qldcritic's avatar
      qldcritic
      Edited one month ago
      It should be possible to figure out the date the back
      cover photo was taken based on the visible headlines (Glasgow Herald ("Callahan slams tax brakes on spending"); Manchester Evening News ("Boy, 15, Dies In Train Horror"); Oxford Mail ("Secretary Held After Shooting"); the band member in the purple sweater (sorry, I don't know his name); the only part of his newspaper I can make out is its title (Advertiser) and the main headline ("Strike threat to BL jobs")).
      • JSL0bsession's avatar
        JSL0bsession
        Edited 8 months ago
        Weird trivia: If you hold the LP front cover up to a mirror the "U" and "P" in "SUPERTRAMP" reads out as "9 11" right over the twin towers, and the cover picture is supposed to be the view from an airplane. I see posts on the internet making conspiracy theories out of this, but as the album came out in 1979, it's obviously just a sad coincidence.
        • fuddrankus's avatar
          fuddrankus
          such an amazing and fun album. im 21 but remember listening to this back in high school just digging it back out gives me a lot of memories
          • awhofan's avatar
            awhofan
            Edited one year ago
            Easily one of the Best Drum sounds put down on album. Headphone listen require to hear all the detalis. Child of Vision sounds magnificent. States that Supertramp Produced Breakfast in America but who got the perfect drum microphone set up and deep rich drum sound. Was this Davies and Hodgson or the engineers?
            PERFECT ALBUM!
            • Curotos's avatar
              Curotos
              Such an amazing album from start to finish, beautiful blending of instruments that make for some addictive melodies, great vocal performances by Roger Hodgson and Rick Davies, every track has only grown on me with time
              • Ohio2020's avatar
                Ohio2020
                Is this the version sold at Walmart?
                I can't find any newer pressings to match mine with. It does NOT say "Back to Black" on this one.
                • tvfats's avatar
                  tvfats
                  Edited 2 years ago
                  Big rock group, Supertramp with Rick Davies as the leader of the band from the start...Lots of these tunes will switch on your audio memory banks as they got lots of radio play back in 1979 with this good selling album...My copy has a strong warp on the outside tracks and basically first cuts on both sides are skipping all over the place BUT the remainder of the LP is almost MINT sounding...The CLASSIC cover by Mike Doud is excellent as it shows the skyline of The Big Apple with food items (salt and pepper shakers, egg cartons,coffee mugs, and more)...Yummy...
                  • mongie35's avatar
                    mongie35
                    Can't find my version anywhere its a chromdioxid cassette printed in Holland. CKM 64747. Black cassette with a clear center, metal screws and a white paper label. No barcode. Other codes LC 0485, CB 471 AND 57.
                    • trondo77's avatar
                      trondo77
                      This is a very very good sounding vinyl press. Has withstood the test of time.

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