is Yellow Magic Orchestra
's first live album
and their first number one album in Japan
. It was recorded during three dates of the group's first tour of Europe and the USA. The group toured as a six-piece, but guitarist Kazumi Watanabe
was mixed out and replaced with more keyboards for contractual matters between record labels. Un-dubbed recordings from this tour were later released on the album Faker Holic
The first half of the album was recorded live at The Venue in London. "Cosmic Surfin" was recorded at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles while the rest was recorded at The Bottom Line in New York City.