Artist Dire Straits
Release date 1978
Recording Basing Street Studios, London UK, 13th February 1978 - 5th March 1978 [A]
Front Row Festival, Hope and Anchor, Islington (London), UK, 9th December 1977 [B]
Format 7 inch single
Label Vertigo SFL-2387
Tracks side A
  1. Sultans of swing
Tracks side B
  1. Eastbound train (live)
Front & back cover               
Additional comments Japanese edition of the first single. It features a seperate sheet (as can be seen in the above scans) which is located in a simple company sleeve. This sheet features the lyrics of Sultans of swing in both Japanese and English.