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Founded by ex-Japan/Rain Tree Crow musicians, Steve Jansen, Richard Barbieri and Mick Karn, the now defunct, Medium Productions became the home of many of the trio's most daring and heartfelt work.

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Steve Jansen - Tender Extinction (cd)

The 2016 studio release from Steve Jansen.

Featuring guest appearances by Thomas Feiner, Perry Blake, Nicola Hitchcock, Tim Elsenburg (Sweet Billy Pilgrim) and others.

Steve Jansen & Richard Barbieri - Lumen (cd)

A Kscope label CD release of Lumen, a recording of the solitary Steve Jansen/Richard Barbieri (joined on stage by Mick Karn and Steven Wilson) concert from 1st November 1996.

Includes the bonus track, Crossing The Border.

Steve Jansen and Richard Barbieri - Stone To Flesh (cd)

Originally released in 1995, taking in elements of epic Art Rock and Ambient atmospherics, 'Stone To Flesh' comprises a diverse collection of pieces that vary from the dynamic to the hauntingly meditative.

jansen / takahashi - pulse remix (cd)

A collection of remixes based on tracks from Jansen and Takahashi's Pulse album, including contributions from 4 Hero, Spacer, DJ Spooky, Reflection, Fantastic Plastic Machine, and Steve Jansen himself.

Steve Jansen & Richard Barbieri - Lumen (vinyl)

A Kscope vinyl release of Lumen, a recording of the solitary Steve Jansen/Richard Barbieri concert from 1st November 1996.

Jansen and Barbieri were joined on stage by Mick Karn and Steven Wilson.

Steve Jansen - Slope - digisleeve edition (triple cd)

Released to highly positive reviews in 2007, Slope was the debut album from Steve Jansen (Japan / Rain Tree Crow).

Exhibiting a bold combination of inventive rhythms, intricate programming and emotive vocal performances, the album features guest contributions from an impressive line-up including David Sylvian, Tim Elsenburg (Sweet Billy Pilgrim), Joan Wasser (Joan As Policewoman), Thomas Feiner, Anja Garbarek, Nina Kinert, and Theo Travis.

This triple cd digisleeve version comprises the original album plus remixes, live recordings and instrumental soundtracks.

'A mixture of exquisite, groove-based soundscapes and introspective torch songs.' - The Guardian

Anthony Reynolds - Japan - A Foreign Place (The Biography 1974-1984) (softback book preorder)

2016 softback edition of A Foreign Place, Anthony Reynolds' critically acclaimed and comprehensive biography of Japan.

This edition is 212 pages long, 210 x 210mm, and contains approximately 260 pictures (many unseen before the deluxe edition was published).

The softback cover image has been provided by the legendary Fin Costello (and is taken from the Tin Drum photo sessions).

Pre-order for 20th May release.

Japan - A Foreign Place (The Poster) (Poster)

Created as a companion to the release of the softback edition of the acclaimed Japan biography, this is a high quality A2 poster featuring a photograph by Nicola Tyson.

Dimensions 42 x 59.4cm / 16.5 x 23.4 inches.

Anthony Reynolds - Japan - A Foreign Place (The Biography 1974-1984) (book)

A Foreign Place is a comprehensive biography of the influential band Japan by respected musician and author, Anthony Reynolds.

Written with the full approval and co-operation of Richard Barbieri, Steve Jansen and Rob Dean, the book contains many unseen period photographs, as well as first-hand accounts of the band and its music from friends, music industry associates and musical collaborators.

The first publishing venture for Burning Shed, A Foreign Place is presented as a deluxe hardback edition designed by Carl Glover.

This one-print run hardback edition sold out within 2 months. We are planning a special softback edition in the new year. Please sign up here for updates: https://burningshed.com/japan_book/

212 pages. 210 x 210mm square. Hardback book, cloth-bound with a foil debos. Contains approximately 260 pictures, many unseen before.

Out of stock.

Ryuichi Sakamoto - Furyo / Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence OST (cd)

A 2015 Milan Music reissue of the gloriously atmospheric Ryuichi Sakamoto soundtrack for the film, Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence (Furyo).

Features the original version of Sakamoto's poignant collaboration with David Sylvian, Forbidden Colours.

Japan - Tin Drum (vinyl)

Japan's mighty Tin Drum is re-released on vinyl as part of the Back To Black campaign.

A limited edition heavyweight 180g LP packaged in a replica of the original artwork.

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Total: £21.50 GBP


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