From Salvatore Collection
The Top sampler was followed few weeks later by the Hyaena sampler of the Banshees with exactly the same particluarity (one side, 3 tracks, sticker) and with number Karen 2A.
The reference number only appeared on the run-off of the record
|Indication of the release date could be seen on the bottom of this sleeve (2-84)|
|From Phil Hendrix Collection|
|This copy include the promotional UK folder. The front cover present the sleeve of the album but it could be seen that the artwork is unfinished. The text confirms the release date of end of February or first days of march. This promotional folder looks like the promotional folder for Pornography presented in the Butler's book 'On Record'.|
From Patrick Voisin Collection
|This copy present a white sleeve. An inner sleeve is also present with the same 'important notice' box than presented above.|
The Bird Mad Girl
Shake Dog Shake
Banana Fish Bones
Label : 12" white 1 & 2 label - ref : Karen 1A (only appeared on the run-off on the side 1) and side 2 completely blank - play at 33 1/3 rpm
Released date : last days of February 84
All Black (available in the Butler's book)
White with blue inscriptions 'Important Notice & date'
White with a litlle black spinning Top - Available in the Raymond's book
Always a black & white sticker (at the top - right or left corner)
Promotional Folder :
A Promtional folder from Polydor UK was distributed with some copies of the sampler record. It includes the marketing campaign, TV live, tour UK dates...