Sources – Taking Islands in Africa

The sources for artist quotes in this article are listed below:

Japan & Self Existence – Mick Karn, MK Music, 2009
Dennis Bovell interview – Ross Allen, NTS radio, 2019
David Sylvian Q&A – Trophies (davidsylvian.net), 2002
Sleepyard – Steve Jansen, 2017 & 2018
Twitter – Steve Jansen, 2018
David Sylvian & Ryuichi Sakamoto in conversation – for Rock Show Magazine, 1981
David Sylvian interview – Kim Yamakado, Music Life, 1980
A Foreign Place – Anthony Reynolds, Burning Shed, 2015

The work of the original interviewers and publishers is gratefully acknowledged and excerpts are reproduced on this site under allowances for fair use in copyright law.