JOY DIVISION - ATMOSPHERE (LP) ATMOS104 1982
West-German LP. Colour cover. Mono. Excellent sound quality.
Matrix number 'Atmos-1-A1' and 'Atmos-1-B1' (hand written)
Re-issued in Australia (not re-pressed as the matrix numbers are not written the same way) - see below:
1 Transmission 5 These days 2 Novelty 6 Candidate 3 Dead souls 7 The only mistake 4 Something must break 8 Atmosphere 9 The atrocity exhibition
Tracks 1-4: "Transmission" sessions at Central studios, Manchester mid July 1979.
Tracks 5-9: Piccadilly Radio session at Pennine studios, Manchester 4 June 1979.
The Australian version is almost identical except:
"ATMOS 104" on bottom right hand corner of cover
Spine is white with black writing.
White on black labels (like the other Australian issues - Glass is, Disorder etc.)
Matrix number ATMOS 104 (hand written - but different to the version above so it is not a re-press)
ATMOSPHERE (7") FAC213 2009
Pirate American "reissue" of official release with a different B-side.
Issued on white, and green vinyl.
3 panel fold-out linen cloth sleeve with the official white 1988 reissue design on the front & back. Still picture from Anton Corbijn's 1988 Atmosphere promo video inside.
Black "Factory"-like labels.
Matrix: FAC-213-A FAC-213-B