Kiss – Love Gun 1977 Japan white label promotional LP with obi and unassembled gun

$495.00

Free U.S. shipping!  An original Japanese white label promotional pressing of Love Gun by Kiss, including the original obi and “gun” insert.

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Offered for sale is a complete original Japanese white label promotional pressing of Love Gun by Kiss, including the original obi, unassembled “gun” insert, and lyric insert.

Note: This copy does not include a poster.  When this album was first sold in Japan, buyers in some stores were offered a poster as a bonus for buying the LP.  The poster is very rare and sells for $500 or so by itself, but posters were not originally included with promotional copies of the LP.  This copy is complete.

About this copy: This copy of Love Gun is a 1977 Japanese pressing on the Casablanca label.

The cover is VG++, with slight corner and edge wear.  The obi is M-.

The lyric insert is M-.  The gun insert is VG+ with slight foxing.  The “Bang!” insert is M-.

The white label promo disc is M- and looks unplayed.  Clean disc!

A beautiful copy of a classic album that is hard to find complete.

Background: Released in 1977, Love Gun was the sixth studio album by Kiss.  The album reached #4 on the U.S. album charts, making it their first album to reach the U.S. Top Ten.

Allmusic.com gave Love Gun a 4 1/2 star review:

Love Gun was Kiss’ fifth studio album in three years (and seventh release overall, peaking at number four on Billboard), and proved to be the last release that the original lineup played on. By 1977, Kiss merchandise was flooding the marketplace (lunch boxes, makeup kits, comic books, etc.), and it would ultimately lead to a Kiss backlash in the ’80s. But the band was still focused on their music for Love Gun, similar in sound and approach to Rock and Roll Over, their previous straight-ahead rock release.

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Country of origin: Japan
Size: 12″
Record Label: Casablanca
Catalog Number:
VIP-6435
Year of Release: 1977
Format: Stereo
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Weight 15 oz
Dimensions 12.4 × 12.4 × .25 in