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Gary Numan - The Pleasure Principle flac album Performer: Gary Numan
Title: The Pleasure Principle
Style: New Wave, Electro, Pop Rock, Synth-pop
Released: 1988
Country: UK
MP3 album: 1653 mb
FLAC album: 1215 mb
Rating: 4.1
Other formats: ASF MP3 DMF WMA RA ADX DXD
Genre: Electronic / Rock

The Pleasure Principle is the debut solo studio album by English musician Gary Numan. Released about six months after Replicas (1979), the second album with his band Tubeway Army, The Pleasure Principle peaked at number 1 in the United Kingdom. The Pleasure Principle has been described as featuring synth-pop and new wave throughout. Numan completely abandoned electric guitar on the album.

The Pleasure Principle is also one of the first Gary Numan albums to feature true ensemble playing, especially heard within the airtight, killer groove of "Metal" (one of Numan's all-time best tracks). Starting things off with the atmospheric instrumental "Airlane," the quality of the songs gets stronger and stronger as the album progresses - "Films," ". " "Observer," "Conversation," the aforementioned "Cars," and the . Top Ten hit "Complex" all show Numan in top form

Gary Numan - The Pleasure Principle (1979). either way the majority of this is tabbed in standard, omitting Observer. Track 1: Airlane . instrumental opening track.

The Pleasure Principle. By: Gary Numan (1979, Electronic). More albums from Gary Numan: Scarred by Gary Numan. British Live Performance Series by Gary Numan. Live At The Forum Box Set by Gary Numan. Machine And Soul by Gary Numan. Big Noise Transmission by Gary Numan. Outland by Gary Numan. The Unknighted Nations by Gary Numan. View all albums . The Pleasure Principle.

Band Name Gary Numan. Album Name The Pleasure Principle. Released date September 1979. Labels Atco Beggars Banquet. Members owning this album7. Re-Issue in 1998 by Beggars Banquet with seven bonustracks.


A1 Airlane
A2 Metal
A3 Complex
A4 Films
A5 M.E.
B1 Tracks
B2 Observer
B3 Conversation
B4 Cars
B5 Engineers

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Beggars Banquet
  • Distributed By – WEA Records
  • Published By – Beggars Banquet
  • Published By – Andrew Heath Music Ltd.


  • Written-By, Producer – Gary Numan


White cassette body.

All titles published by Beggars Banquet/Andrew Heath Music Ltd.

℗ 1979 Beggars Banquet.

A Warner Communications Company.

Lowdown - Special Low Price.
Made In England.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 012093 001043

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BEGA 10 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle ‎(LP, Album) Beggars Banquet BEGA 10 UK 1979
208784, Bega 10 Gary Numan El Principio De Placer ‎(LP, Album, Promo) WEA, WEA 208784, Bega 10 Argentina 1979
TECI-24260 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle ‎(CD, Album, Promo, RE, RM) Imperial Records , Beggars Banquet TECI-24260 Japan 2004
ATL 50 646 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle ‎(LP, Album) Atlantic ATL 50 646 France 1979
BBLC 10 Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle ‎(Cass, Album, RE, Tra) Beggars Banquet BBLC 10 UK 1988