Islands Japanese LP and Test Pressing
KajaGooGoo were huge in Japan and this is shown in their discography.
These are two of my favourite items that I want to share, the Islands test pressing is just quirky and interesting whereas the Islands Japanese white label promo sample LP shows the extra level of detail that went into the superior Japanese release.
The first item is the Japanese test pressing of Islands with custom picture sleeve:
The second item is the Japanese release of Islands with Obi strip. This is the 9 track white label promo sample LP:
Insert sleeve is a four page booklet, with cover sculpture by Mick Karn:
Centre pages of inner:
Also with the release comes a giant poster which opens out like so:
There we have it, just a better package for the collector with the Japanese vinyl, I love it!