The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Orange (CD, JAPAN)

26 April 1995 Toy’s Factory TFCK-88739
01. Bellbottoms
02. Ditch
03. Dang
04. Very Rare
05. Sweat
06. Cowboy
07. Orange
08. Brenda
09. Dissect
10. Blues X Man
11. Full Grown
12. Flavor
13. Greyhound
14. Bellbottoms (Old Rascal Mix)
15. Flavor (Remix – Part 1 & 2)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Orange (CD, JAPAN) - Cover
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NOTES:
Japanese issue in regular CD case with white tray, obi strip and two bonus tracks taken from Experimental Remixes.

The cover booklet, obi and rear sleeve are all metallic silver and the booklet contains lyrics (in English and Japanese) and biography (in Japanese).

The 1994 US release was on picture disc, black vinyl, cassette and CD.

The first German edition was issued with an Orange sleeve (vinyl/CD) and later re-released by Matador/Mute with bonus videos or a poster (on vinyl).

Bellbottoms was released as a white vinyl 7″ in the UK, Bellbottoms and Flavor were both released as promotional CD singles.

Tracks from Orange were also the basis for the Experimental Remixes EP.

In 2000 Mute reissued expanded editions of Orange, Experimental Remixes and Extra Width / Mo’ Width. They also issued the Techno Animal Remixes 12″, a promotional sampler CD and video.

In 2010 Shout! Factory / Shove! released a deluxe version of Orange with Experimental Remixes and a number of rare, live and previously unreleased tracks.

SONG CREDITS:
Produced by Jon Spencer and Jim Waters
Recorded and Mixed at Waterworks, NYC, 1993-94
All songs c 1994 spencer/explosion

later editions of the album give the writing/publishing credits as follows:

01. Bellbottoms
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

02. Ditch
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Saxophone: Bonnie Kane

03. Dang
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

04. Very Rare
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
05. Sweat
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

06. Cowboy
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

07. Orange
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

08. Brenda
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

09. Dissect
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

10. Blues X Man
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

11. Full Grown
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

12. Flavor
Writers: Campbell/Spencer/Explosion
Published: Cyanide Breathmint Music, BMG Songs inc. ASCAP/Dirty Shirt, BMI

13. Greyhound
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI

14. Bellbottoms (Old Rascal Mix)
Writers: Spencer/Explosion (Dirty Shirt, BMI)
Remixed: U.N.K.L.E.
Turntable Antics: Patterson
Perky Percussion: Simon Richmond
Guitar/Wah Sylo Phone: Big Bro’ Dave (Courtesy of Furnt)
Other Bits: Tim and Richie
Engineered: John ‘Yesh’ Lyons at Fish Co.

15. Flavor (Remix – Part 1 & 2)
Writers: Spencer/Explosion (Dirty Shirt, BMI)
Remixed, Reorganized, Repeated, Destroyed and Simonized: Beck Hansen, Mike Diamond and Mario Caldato Jr for a.b.a productions at g-son studios with the paraquet floor at water village, ca.

SLEEVE NOTES / INFORMATION:
“thank you very much: peter arsenault, beck, boche, the breeders, cristina, crypt records, d a p, chris fahey, jenna felling, larry hardy, hey hey, kurt hoffman, jean luc, the jesus lizard, johnny, bonnie kane, miles kennedy, matador records, jack martin, pete moe, and ya don’t stop, whitney o’keeffee, ken pope, hollis queens, greg talenfeld, melanie vammen, jim waters, chad zaemisch.”

Photos by Michael Lavine

BOOKLET:
Biography in Japanese: written 7.MARCH.1995

Lyrics in English and Japanese by Akiyama Sisters Inc.

DISC: “TFCK-88739 STEREO 1995 JASRAC. All rights of the manufacturer and of the owner of the recorded work reserved. Unauthorized public performance and broadcasting and copying of this record prohibited. Made by Toy’s Factory. In Japan. [Compact Disc and Toy’s Factory logos] (88739) Orange. all songs © 1994 spencer / explosion. all rights reserved all wrongs reversed ©(p) 1994 Spencer / Explosion.”

REAR: Tracklisting, ‘thank you’ list (see sleeve notes), song credits, “©(p) 1994 Spencer / Explosion” and “Licensed from Jon Spencer through Jade Music Co. Ltd. Manufactured by Toy’s Factory, Tokyo, Japan, 1995. Stereo. 95.4.26 (94.9.15) TFCK-88739. 97.4.25”

OBI: Titles, Price, Barcode, TFCK-88739, Stereo and adverts for ‘Boss Hog – Girl + (CD, JAPAN)’ and ‘Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Extra Width (CD, JAPAN)’.

DETAILS:
ARTWORK:
Photos by Michael Lavine

BARCODE: 4 988061 887395

MATRIX: “TFCK-88739 2MM C 64 9 Z 72 4 9 IFPI L230”

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