Akira Ifukube - Godzilla

Artist:
Akira Ifukube
Category:
Stage & Screen
Name:
Godzilla
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Death Waltz Recording Company ‎– DW024DL, Death Waltz Recording Company ‎– DW024
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Deluxe Edition, Limited Edition, Remastered, Blue/White/Black Splatter
Country: UK
Date of released: 14 Jul 2014
Category: Brass & Military, Stage & Screen
Style: Soundtrack

Tracklist

A1 Godzilla Approaches
A2 Godzilla Main Theme
A3 Ship Music / Sinking Of Eikou-Maru
A4 Sinking Of Bingou-Maru
A5 Anxieties On Ootojima Island
A6 Ootojima Temple Festival
A7 Stormy Ootojima Island
A8 Theme For Ootojima Island
A9 Japanese Army March I
A10 Horror Of The Water Tank
A11 Godzilla Comes Ashore
B1 Godzilla's Rampage
B2 Desperate Broadcast
B3 Godzilla Comes To Tokyo Bay
B4 Intercept Godzilla
B5 Tragic Sight Of The Imperial Capital
B6 Oxygen Destroyer
B7 Prayer For Peace
B8 Japanese Army March II
B9 Godzilla At The Ocean Floor
B10 Ending
B11 Untitled

Companies, etc.

  • Remastered At – Optimum Mastering
  • Pressed By – GZ Media – 118969E

Credits

  • Cover [Cover Art By] – Cheung Chung Tat
  • Music By – Akira Ifukube
  • Sleeve Notes – Charlie Brigden, Jasper Sharp

Notes

Pressed on 180gram "Atomic Breath" vinyl, initially limited to 400 copies worldwide (NOTE: an number of copies had a faulty/wrongly stamped B side and an unknown number of replacement copies were issued (vinyl only, not the cover).

Housed in a heavyweight tip-on, case-bound gatefold jacket printed on textured Galtex Prima card containing an exclusive full colour booklet with liner notes by Japanese cinema expert Jasper Sharpe & Film On Wax Editor Charlie Bridgen, with exclusive art by Cheung Chung Tat wrapped in an OBI strip. Remastered for vinyl from The Toho Archives.

Sleeve spine reads "Professor Yamane, Let's Be Honest, If There's A Way To Defeat Godzilla, We Need To Know."
Track B11 is an untitled lock groove of the "Godzilla Stomp" that does not appear on the tracklist.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 053760 008422 >
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5053760008422
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): 118969E1 /A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): 118969E2 /B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TYCY-5345 伊福部昭* ゴジラ ‎(CD, Mono) Futureland TYCY-5345 Japan 1993
LLLCD 1022 Akira Ifukube Godzilla (50th Anniversary Edition) ‎(CD, Album) La-La Land Records LLLCD 1022 US 2004
DW024 Akira Ifukube Godzilla ‎(LP, Album) Death Waltz Recording Company DW024 UK 2014
DW024 Akira Ifukube Godzilla ‎(LP, Album, Gre) Death Waltz Recording Company DW024 UK 2014
KIJS 90015 Akira Ifukube ゴジラ (オリジナル・サウンドトラック) ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Ltd) King Records KIJS 90015 Japan 2014

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