Sources – Visions of China

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

Japan & Self Existence, Mick Karn, MK Music, 2009
David Sylvian & Mick Karn interviewed by Tommy Vance on UK Radio, 1981
Steve Jansen, sleepyard, 2017
Steve Jansen, sleepyard, 2015
Steve Jansen, twitter, 2021
Interview with Richard Barbieri, Electronics & Music Maker, 1983
Visions of China, Marc Riboud, Travelling Light, 1981
David Sylvian: Blonde On Blonde, Don Watson, New Musical Express, 1986
The Cultural Revolution, Tom Phillips, The Guardian, 2016
Steve Jansen, twitter, 2022
Visions of China: Avant-Orientalism, Art Rock, and Conflicted Otherness, Runchao Liu, Cinéma & Cie: International Film Studies Journal, 2019
Journeys into the Interior, Biba Kopf, New Musical Express, 1984
Ahead of the Tin Drum Beat, Steve Sutherland, Melody Maker, 1981

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