King Crimson ‎– Islands

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Discipline Global Mobile ‎– KCSP4, Panegyric ‎– KCSP4
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2010 Stereo Mix
CD-1 Formentera Lady 10:17
CD-2 Sailor's Tale 7:35
CD-3 The Letters 4:29
CD-4 Ladies Of The Road 5:34
CD-5 Prelude: Song Of The Gulls 4:17
CD-6 Islands 12:02
Bonus Tracks
CD-7 Islands (Studio Run Through With Oboe Prominent) 2:02
CD-8 Formentera Lady (Take 2) 2:23
CD-9 Sailor's Tale (Alternate Mix/Edit) 3:37
CD-10 A Peacemaking Stint Unrolls (Previously Unreleased) 3:55
CD-11 The Letters (Rehearsal/Outtake) 2:43
CD-12 Ladies Of The Road (Robert Fripp & David Singleton Remix) 5:43
Original Album 5.1 Remix
DVD-1 Formentera Lady 10:17
DVD-2 Sailor's Tale 7:35
DVD-3 The Letters 4:29
DVD-4 Ladies Of The Road 5:34
DVD-5 Prelude: Song Of The Gulls 4:17
DVD-6 Islands 12:02
2010 Stereo Mix
DVD-7 Formentera Lady 10:17
DVD-8 Sailor's Tale 7:35
DVD-9 The Letters 4:29
DVD-10 Ladies Of The Road 5:34
DVD-11 Prelude: Song Of The Gulls 4:17
DVD-12 Islands 12:02
Original Master Edition 2004
DVD-13 Formentera Lady 10:17
DVD-14 Sailor's Tale 7:35
DVD-15 The Letters 4:29
DVD-16 Ladies Of The Road 5:34
DVD-17 Prelude: Song Of The Gulls 4:17
DVD-18 Islands 12:02
Islands: The Alternate Album
DVD-19 Formentera Lady (Take 2) 2:23
DVD-20 Sailor's Tale (Alternate Mix/Edit) 3:37
DVD-21 The Letters (Rehearsal/Outtake) 2:43
DVD-22 Ladies Of The Road (Rough Mix)
DVD-23 A Peacemaking Stint Unrolls (Previously Unreleased) 3:55
DVD-24 Islands (Studio Run Through With Oboe Prominent) 2:02
Routes To Islands
DVD-25 Pictures Of A City (Islands Lineup Rehearsal)
DVD-26 Sailor's Tale (Islands Lineup Rehearsal)
DVD-27 Islands (Fragment: Robert Fripp Reference Cassette - Mellotron On Vibes Setting)
DVD-28 Formentera Lady (Rough Mix)
DVD-29 Sailor's Tale (Rough Mix)
DVD-30 Drop In (Early Rehearsal By Islands Lineup)
DVD-31 The Letters (Live At Plymouth)
Mastered By – David Singleton
DVD-32 Sailor's Tale (Live At The Zoom Club)
Mastered By – David Singleton
Additional Tracks: Assorted Ladies
DVD-33 Ladies Of The Road (Robert Fripp & David Singleton Remix)
DVD-34 Ladies Of The Road (Take 5)
DVD-35 Formentera Lady (Take 1)
DVD-36 Formentera Lady (Take 3)
DVD-37 Formentera Lady (Take 4)

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Notes

CD content:
1. 2010 Stereo Mix remixed from the original multitrack master tapes
2. Bonus tracks

DVD content:
1. Original album remixed in MLP Lossless 5.1 Surround* and DTS 5.1 Digital Surround**
2. Original album mix (2004 master edition) and 2010 stereo album mix in MLP Lossless Stereo (24/96)* and PCM Stereo 2.0*** (24/48). "Islands: The Alternate Album", "Routes to Islands" and "Additional tracks: Assorted Ladies" in Stereo (16/48)***

*only playable with DVD-Audio players, or players that are DVD-Audio compatible
**playable in all DVD players/DVD-ROM drives etc. with a compatible speaker setup
***playable in all DVD players/DVD-ROM drives etc.

This release comes in a 2×digipak format in a slipcase with new sleeve notes by Robert Fripp and King Crimson biographer Sid Smith along with rare photos and archive material.

Recorded at Command Studios, Piccadilly, London.
CD-8 to CD-11, DVD-19 to DVD-21, DVD-23, DVD-34 to DVD-37 mixed from the original session reels.
Outer cover illustration 'Trifold Nebula in Sagittarius' by courtesy of The Institute of Technology and Carnegie Institution of Washington.
Stereo files prepared at Super Audio Mastering.
5.1 mastered at Super Audio Mastering, Devon.
DVD Design & Layout at Opus Productions Ltd.
DVD Authoring & Assembly at Opus Productions Ltd.
Multitrack Tape restoration and transfers at FX Copyroom.
Compiled & Coordinated for DGM.

CD and DVD stereo tracks published by UMG Music Publishing Ltd.
Released via Inner Knot (USA/Canada), WHD (Japan), Panegyric (rest of World)

The original album was released 1971.

℗ & © Robert Fripp
This compilation ℗ & © 2009 Robert Fripp

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 0633367400420
  • Barcode (Text): 6 33367 40042 0
  • Mastering SID Code (CD, DVD: All Variants): IFPI LW03
  • Matrix / Runout (CD: Variant 1): B368383 @1 KCSP4
  • Mould SID Code (CD: Variant 1): IFPI AAHR0
  • Matrix / Runout (CD: Variant 2): 378635 @1 KCSP4
  • Mould SID Code (CD: Variant 2): IFPI AAHP9
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD: Variant 1 - Layer 0): B368384-0 @1 KCSP4
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD: Variant 1 - Layer 1): B368384-1 @1 KCSP4 @
  • Mould SID Code (DVD: Variant 1): IFPI AAHH1
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD: Variant 2 - Layer 0): 368384-0 @2 KCSP4
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD: Variant 2 - Layer 1): 368384-1 @2 KCSP4
  • Mould SID Code (DVD: Variant 2): IFPI AAHY1
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD: Variant 3 - Layer 0): 368384-0 KCSP4
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD: Variant 3 - Layer 1): 368384-1 KCSP4
  • Mould SID Code (DVD: Variant 3): IFPI AAHH1
  • Label Code: LC 00614

Other Versions (5 of 134) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ILPS 9175, ILPS-9175 King Crimson Islands(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records ILPS 9175, ILPS-9175 UK 1971 Sell This Version
3100 360, 3100-360 King Crimson Islands(Cass, Album, RE) Polydor, Polydor 3100 360, 3100-360 UK Unknown Sell This Version
Y81 9175 King Crimson Islands(8-Trk) Island Records Y81 9175 UK 1971 Sell This Version
23 10 519 King Crimson Islands(LP, Album, RE) Polydor 23 10 519 Spain 1984 Sell This Version
2302 060 King Crimson Islands(LP, Album, RE) Polydor 2302 060 UK 1977 Sell This Version

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