The sources for artist quotes used in this article are listed below:
David Sylvian interview, Bamboo, issue 1, 1983
David Sylvian & Steve Jansen interviewed on Saturday Live, BBC Radio One, 1983
Japan & Self Existence, Mick Karn, MK Music, 2009
A Foreign Place, Anthony Reynolds, Burning Shed, 2015
David Sylvian interviewed by Chris Roberts, Anthony Reynolds archive, 2003
How the Other Half Lives, Steve Jansen interviewed by Paul Bursche, No1, 1983
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