Recorded at Le Studio, Morin Heights, Quebec, during September and October 1979. Mixed at Trident Studios, Soho, London, in November 1979.
Printed in U.S.A. (back cover) Made in W.Germany (disc). Printed in West Germany / Imprimé en Allemagne / Made in West Germany (booklet)NZ pressing with 'Dewey Defeats Truman' newspaper headline, and Coca-Cola billboard.
Single matte sleeve with printed lyrics insert.
Marketed by Polygram The Music Company Polygram Records Ltd PO Box 3517, WellingtonNewspaper on front album cover originally was a copy of the infamous "Dewey defeats Truman" issue of the Chicago Tribune. After the Chicago Tribune objected to the inclusion, the cover was changed to read "Dewei defeats Truman". The billboards in the distance were originally Coca-Cola adverts, but were changed to the names of the band members due to the objections of Coca-Cola. The waving man on the front cover is Hugh Syme, who was the cover designer, and also played piano on 'Different Strings'.
Released with lyrics and band photos on inner sleeve.
Barcode: 0 422-822548-2 5
Price Code: PG 900
Rights Society: GEMA
Label Code: LC 0268
Matrix / Runout: 822 548-2 02 +
Matrix / Runout: MADE IN GERMANY
Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Matrix Hand Etched): 9100 071 1 2 E T
Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Matrix Hand Etched): 9100 071 2 1 E T
Other: de Runout Variant 2): 910071 1Y // 1 ∇ ET 1 2 4 GEOFF'S & RAYS