A Souvenir To Accompany ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ – a No.1 advertorial

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There are lots of props, masks, horns, animals, even a small child, was this all your idea or the brief? Peter Ashworth: “Paul wanted lots of elements, I found all sorts of things in the props houses of…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome NME advert 03.11.84

Life Is The Important Thing! – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ NME advert

Paul Morley: “I was always very keen on doing an ad that suited the publication, which people thought was mental but, if it was NME it had to be an NME ad, Smash Hits, a Smash hits ad.…read more

'BANG! Come Here' Welcome To The Pleasuredome Promo flyposter 11.84

BANG! Come Here – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Promo flyposter

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: Promo flyposter design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date:  11.84 art of notes: Also available in a smaller 12″ x 16″ size.

Frankie Goes To Hollywood ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Cassette

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Was this shoot specifically for the album or actually for a magazine and then used on the LP? Peter Ashworth: “I shot them 2 or 3 times, I believe this was the first and was done specifically for…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome Jamming advert 11.84

Say No More – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Jamming advert

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1 pg Jamming advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 11/84 art of notes: Lo Cole’s image is seen here without censoring…read more

Lo Cole LP gatefold inside detail

One May Saturday – A visit to Lo Cole

At some point in 2004 I joined a ZTT fan forum – the Alternate ZTT Board – and one of the first posts I saw was from someone offering Lo Cole‘s original paintings and preliminary drawings for ‘Welcome…read more

'Say No More' Welcome To The Pleasuredome Promo flyposter 11.84

Say No More – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Promo flyposter

With the printing plant refusing to print the sleeve because of the back cover animal orgy you had to cover the offending article with fig leafs. How did you feel about this, compromising your work? This stood in…read more

Frankie Goes To Hollywood ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ LP

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Paul Morley: “It was bad enough trying to get away with four sides and the other thing that I wanted to do was the original cover which is now the back, with the animals copulating. But it was…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome Melody Maker advert 03.11.84

Life Is The Important Thing! – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Melody Maker advert

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1 pg Melody Maker advert design: XLZTT Photography: Anton Corbijn cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 03.11.84 art of notes:

Welcome To The Pleasuredome No.1 advert 03.11.84

They Came. They Fought. They Said – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ No.1 advert

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1 pg No.1 advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 03/11/84 art of notes: