July 17, 1993
© Virgin Records Ltd.
Virgin – TCV 2712 (Europe)
Virgin – 0777 7 88208 40 (US)
Collaboration with Robert Fripp on cassette. Cassette is packed in a jewel case with double sided, folded 5 panel inlay.
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,
Tracks 1, 6 published by Opium (Arts) Ltd. Crimson Music Real World Music.
Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5 published by Opium (Arts) Ltd. Crimson Music
Track 7 published by Crimson Music.
Lyrics by David Sylvian (tracks: 1, 2, 4 to 6)
Music by David Bottrill (tracks: 1, 6), David Sylvian (tracks: 1 to 6), Robert Fripp and Trey Gunn (tracks: 1 to 6)
The First Day cassette - front
The First Day cassette - inlay outer artwork
The First Day cassette - inlay inner artwork
The First Day cassette - side 1
The First Day cassette - side 2