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Kajagoogoo Peru Promotional Single

July 19, 2014

Today’s chunk of vintage vinyl comes to you in the form of a promotional vinyl single, sourced and imported into the United Kingdom all the way from ‘darkest’ Peru.

Peru Promo Kajagoogoo Side both
Issued direct to the radio station music library via IEMPSA, this promotional disc contains Kajagoogoo’s second and third hit songs Ooh to be Ah and Hang on Now.  The acronym IEMPSA stands for Industrias Electricas Y Musicales Peruanas S.A. , which in simpler terms is actually Odeon and EMI Records’ Peruvian subsidiary company.

 Peru Promo Kajagoogoo Large

Items issued via this label onto the open market are highly sought after by collectors, with similar records by acts such as Duran Duran changing hands for incredibly high prices if in the right sort of condition.

Peru Kajagoogoo Cover

Dated ‘Marzo’ (March) 1984, the disc was once the property of Radio Pasco, a station based in the central Peruvian Pasco Region.    It now resides here in the UK as a part of the KajaFax archive 🙂

To round off today, here is a 2012 re-mix of Ooh to be Ah, courtesy of DJpHatSam.

See you next time!

2014 KajaFax

One Comment leave one →
  1. Roger permalink
    July 19, 2014 12:27 pm

    I wonder why they put out a single in 1984 as a promo featuring songs with Limahl on vocals?

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