July 17, 1993
℗ 1993 Virgin Records Ltd.
© 1993 Virgin Records Ltd.
Virgin – V2712, Virgin – 0777 7 88208 19
Collaboration with Robert Fripp.
Beautiful 2LP set in a re-designed sleeve with graphic paper sleeves with lyrics and credits for each LP.
Produced by David Sylvian and David Bottrill
Mixed by David Sylvian and David Bottrill
Engineered by David Bottrill
Assistant Engineers: John Yates, Dan McLoughlin, Trina Shoemaker, Mark Glass
Pre-Production and rehearsals at Applehead Studios, Woodstock, N.Y.
Recorded at Dreamland Studios, Woodstock, N.Y. and Kingsway Studios, New Orleans, December 1992 to March 1993
Recording co-ordinated by Richard Chadwick, assisted by Natasha White at Opium (Arts) Ltd.
Technical and strategic liaison by John Sinks
Design by Vaughan Oliver and Dave Coppenhall at V23.
Photography by Kevin Westenberg.
Design co-ordination by Catherine McRea
|CREDITS (musicians) :|
|David Sylvian||:||guitar, keyboards, tapes, vocals|
|Robert Fripp||:||guitar, frippertronics|
|Trey Gunn||:||grand and tenor sticks, vocals|
|David Bottrill||:||treatments, sampled percussion,
Side 1, track 1: side 4, track 1 published by Opium (Arts) Ltd. / Crimson Music / Real World Music.
Side 1, tracks 2, 3: side 2, track 1; side 3, track 1 published by Opium (Arts) Ltd. / Crimson Music.
Side 2, track 2 published by Crimson Music.
The First Day 2LP vinyl front
The First Day 2LP vinyl back
The First Day LP1 inner sleeve front
The First Day LP1 inner sleeve back
The First Day LP1A
The First Day LP1B
The First Day LP2 inner sleeve front
The First Day LP2 inner sleeve back
The First Day LP2A
The First Day LP2B