Romanesque (EP)

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Romanesque
EP by Buck-Tick
Released March 21, 1988 (1988-03-21)
Recorded December 1987 – January 1988 at Victor Aoyama Studio in Tokyo; Magnet Studio in Tokyo
Genre Power pop, punk rock
Length 16:49
21:49 (CD version)
Language Japanese, English
Label Victor
Producer Buck-Tick
Buck-Tick chronology
Sexual XXXXX!
(1987)
Romanesque
(1988)
Seventh Heaven
(1988)

Romanesque is the debut extended play released by the Japanese rock band Buck-Tick. It was released on 12-inch vinyl, cassette and 8cm CD (which contains a bonus track)[1] on March 21, 1988 through Victor Entertainment.[2] The extended play peaked at number twenty on the Oricon charts[3] and has sold 40,000 copies worldwide.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Hisashi Imai

No. Title Length
1. "Misty Zone"   4:31
2. "Romanesque"   4:12
3. "Automatic Blue"   3:09
4. "Hearts"   4:54
Total length:
16:49
CD bonus track
No. Title Length
11. "Romanesque" ("Sensual Pleasures Mix") 5:01
Total length:
21:49

Personnel[edit]

Additional performers

  • Julie Fowell – backing vocals on "Romanesque" (Sensual Pleasures Mix)

Production

  • Buck-Tick – producers
  • Yasuaki "V" Shindoh – engineer, mixing
  • Ken Sakaguchi – cover art, graphic design
  • Masafumi Sakamoto – photography

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Romanesque". jame-world.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  2. ^ "Discography at JaME". jame-world.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  3. ^ "BUCK-TICKのアルバム売り上げランキング". oricon.co.jp. Retrieved 2011-04-27. 
  4. ^ "Romanesque review". Buck-Tick Zone.com. Retrieved 2012-01-29.