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Jon And Vangelis - The Friends Of Mr Cairo mp3 album

Jon And Vangelis - The Friends Of Mr Cairo mp3 album Performer: Jon And Vangelis
Title: The Friends Of Mr Cairo
Style: Downtempo, Synth-pop, Ambient
Date of release: 1981
Country: UK
Size MP3: 1541 mb
Size FLAC: 1919 mb
Rating: 4.2

The Friends of Mr Cairo is the second album by Jon and Vangelis, released in 1981. Both versions were released in 1981 within a few weeks of each other.

Текст песни: Frankie: Okay, this is the picture. He’s been hurt bad. Woman: Look, we can’t leave him here, we can’t. Look, he’s in a pool of blood. He’s gonna die, I know it. Frankie: We’ve gotta leave him here, honey.

Jon Vangelis LP the Friends of Mr Cairo Vinyl Polydor 1981 Album Presswell.

Joel Cairo (Mr Cairo) is the name of the character played by Peter Lorre in

The Friends of Mr. Cairo. Show all albums by Jon & Vangelis.

Get the Tempo of the tracks from The Friends Of Mr. Cairo (1981) by Jon And Vangelis. This album has an average beat per minute of 128 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 85/172 BPM).

I have always liked Jon and Vangelis and this album does not disappoint. I remember listening to this on tape as we all travelled on holiday many years ago. It was good then and it is still good now.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Friends Of Mr. Cairo
Voice – David Coker, Sally Grace
A2 Back To School
Backing Vocals – Carol Kenyon, Clair Hamill*Saxophone – Dick Morrisey*
A3 Outside Of This (Inside Of That)
Flute – Dick Morrisey*
B1 State Of Independence
Backing Vocals – Carol KenyonFlute – Dick Morrisey*
B2 Beside 4:08
B3 The Mayflower
Voice – David Coker

Companies, etc.

  • Marketed By – Polydor
  • Distributed By – Trutone Music
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polydor
  • Copyright (c) – Polydor Ltd. (UK)
  • Made By – Polydor Ltd. (UK)
  • Printed By – Artone Press
  • Recorded At – Studio Davout
  • Recorded At – Nemo Studios


  • Arranged By, Composed By, Producer, Performer, Sleeve – Vangelis
  • Composed By – Anderson*
  • Composed By, Lyrics By, Vocals – Jon Anderson
  • Engineer [Assistant, Paris] – Loic Richman
  • Engineer [London] – Raine Shine
  • Engineer [Paris] – Roger Roche
  • Illustration – Rosemary Harrison
  • Sleeve – Alwyn Clayden


South African release.

Recorded at Davout Studios, Paris and at Nemo Studios, London.
Track A3 is listed as "Outside And Inside" on the inner sleeve.Track A2 listed as "Back To School Boogie" on the inner sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Side A): 2383 609A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Side B): 2383 609B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side A - etched): POLY5532 A-4
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side B - etched): POL5532 2383 609B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
POLD 5039 Jon And Vangelis* The Friends Of Mr Cairo ‎(LP, Album) Polydor POLD 5039 UK 1981
JPCD 02030 Jon And Vangelis* The Friends Of Mr. Cairo ‎(CD, Album, Unofficial) Not On Label (Jon & Vangelis) JPCD 02030 Russia Unknown
SAW 261 Jon & Vangelis The Friends Of Mr Cairo ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Sawiton SAW 261 Poland Unknown
800 021-2, MCK 35491 Jon And Vangelis* The Friends Of Mr Cairo ‎(CD, RE, Unofficial) Polydor, Polydor 800 021-2, MCK 35491 Russia Unknown
PD-1-6326 Jon And Vangelis* The Friends Of Mr. Cairo ‎(LP, Album, RE, 18-) Polydor PD-1-6326 US 1981