King Crimson – Islands
Island Records – ILPS 9175, Island Records – ILPS-9175
Vinyl, LP, Album
Copyright (c) – E.G. Music Ltd.
Produced For – E.G. Records Ltd.
Recorded At – Command Studios
Printed By – E.J. Day Group
Made By – E.J. Day Group
Published By – E.G. Music Ltd.
Pressed By – The Gramophone Co. Ltd.
Bass Guitar, Lead Vocals, Choreography – Boz*
Cornet – Mark Charig*
Design [Cover], Painting – Peter Sinfield
Double Bass [String Bass] – Harry Miller
Drums, Percussion, Vocals – Ian Wallace
Engineer – Andy Hendrikson*
Flute, Bass Flute, Saxophone, Vocals – Mel Collins
Guitar, Mellotron, Harmonium [Peter’s Pedal], Effects [Sundry Implements] – Robert Fripp
Oboe – Robin Miller
Photography By – Robert Ellis (4)
Piano – Keith Tippett
Producer [Produced By] – King Crimson
Soprano Vocals – Paulina Lucas
Words By, Sounds, Other [Visions] – Peter Sinfield
Written-By – Sinfield* (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B3), Fripp*
This edition (1st edition) comes in a sleeve with flipback.
Released on a pink rim palm tree label
with a gatefold lyrics inner sleeve, – inside opening.
℗ 1971 (on center labels).
Recorded at Command Studios, Piccadilly, London.
Produced for E.G. Records.
All songs published by E.G. Music Ltd. © 1971.
Printed and made by the E.J. Day Group, London and Bedford.
– ILPS-9175 on center labels
– ILPS 9175 on inner sleeve
– no designations on outer sleeve whatsoever
In runout variant 2, B-side stamper “M” looks like “I.I”.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A variant 1): ILPS 9175 A-1 U V
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B variant 1): ILPS 9175 B-1 U RP
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A variant 2): ILPS 9175 A-1 U AL 3
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B variant 2): ILPS 9175 B-1 U M A 2
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A variant 3): ILPS 9175 A-1 U G 1
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B variant 3): ILPS 9175 B-1 U G 1